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Modern Garage Doors for Retrofits and Custom Home Builds

Posted Thursday, February 21st, 2019

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Local homeowners and builders alike seem to be on the hunt lately for modern style garage doors with customizable options. In addition, good insulation R-values and virtually maintenance free are two options often on our clients’ “must-haves” list. Keeping all of this in mind, the team at Cressy Door and Fireplace doesn’t have to look […]

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Curb Appeal at an Affordable Price

Posted Sunday, February 10th, 2019

Choosing a new garage door style can be fun and nerve wracking all at the same time. If selected well, it can transform your home’s exterior into a glorious entryway. Not only will it enhance your curb appeal, it will likely impress your neighbors. At Cressy Door and Fireplace, we do our best to source […]

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Local Family-Owned Businesses Provide Exceptional Garage Door Installations

Posted Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

At Cressy Door and Fireplace, we pride ourselves on being a local family-owned business with a highly dedicated and well-trained workforce. Not only do we treat our employees like family, we identify like-minded companies, with which to do business, who have a similar mindset. That being said, it should come as no surprise that we […]

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Garage Doors with Style, Quality, and Performance

Posted Friday, January 25th, 2019

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Wayne Dalton is known for garage doors with style, quality, and performance. That’s why the team at Cressy Door and Fireplace recommends them so often. From traditional steel to modern aluminum and classy fiberglass, Wayne Dalton has the perfect garage door for your situation. View Wayne Dalton Residential Garage Door Gallery With all of the […]

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Newest Trends for Auto Dealership Facility Upgrades

Posted Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

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Auto dealership facility upgrades are often a point of contention between the manufacturers and the dealers. The investment can be quite large, and the return on investment uncertain. Regardless of this fact, many manufacturers are requiring franchise owners to invest or else. In fact, many owners can lose their dealership all together if they don’t […]

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Innis Arden Living Sponsor Spotlight – Cressy Door and Fireplace

Posted Friday, January 11th, 2019

Meet Rick Witters and His Team at Cressy Door and Fireplace Where did you grow up? How long have you lived in the area? Tell us about your family. I grew up in Lake Forest Park and have lived in the Puget Sound Region for 61 years. Since 1952 Cressy Door and Fireplace has provided […]

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Top 5 Reasons You May Need a New Garage Door Opener

Posted Saturday, December 29th, 2018

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Garage Door Openers Is your garage door opener getting on in years? Has it been a decade or more since you’ve replaced it? If you answered yes to either of these questions, it might be time to replace it. While replacing your garage door opener may not be top of mind, it could be prudent […]

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Relight Your Fireplace Pilot in 5 Easy Steps

Posted Thursday, December 20th, 2018

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It’s that time of year again. Northwest homeowners are relying on their gas fireplaces and fireplace inserts to warm their homes. Since we’ve been receiving loads of emails and calls about pilot problems, we’ve put together a step-by-set guide to help you out. Relight Your Fireplace Pilot in 5 Easy Steps Engaging the Igniter Button […]

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Winter Garage Door Maintenance Check Up

Posted Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

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Your garage doors are likely the hardest working appliances in your home. In fact, many families will open and close their garage doors as many as ten times per day. With all of that movement, garage door parts can wear out. That’s why it’s important to inspect your garage door on a regular basis. At […]

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The Ideal Solution for Property Managers – A One-stop Shop for Commercial & Residential Door Repair & Maintenance

Posted Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Whether you manage one single family property, or an entire enterprise, having a one-stop shop for door repair and maintenance is certainly ideal. The fact is skilled maintenance staff is getting harder to come by. And, this can tempt some property managers to hire inexperienced, untrained staff and/or contractors. This will likely cost you more […]

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