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Carriage-house style wood garage doors designed to last a lifetime-Everlasting Elegance!

Posted Thursday, June 27th, 2019


Here, in the Pacific Northwest, we have quite the reputation for wet and rainy weather. And truth be told, it rains about 156 days out of the year. That’s a lot moisture set in motion to wreak havoc on your home. That’s why at Cressy Door and Fireplace, we recommend staying away from wood garage […]

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Northwest Door’s Therma Classic is the Hottest Garage Door Choice This Summer!

Posted Tuesday, June 18th, 2019


All around the Pacific Northwest, homeowners and builders are choosing Northwest Door Therma Classic for retrofits and new construction. These beautiful carriage-style doors come in 100’s of different style and window combinations. You can even paint them to match or complement your home’s exterior. Talk about stunning curb appeal, these beauties will enhance the overall […]

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Automatic Doors – Improving Safety, Security, Aesthetics and Security

Posted Friday, May 31st, 2019

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Automatic Door systems are designed for safe and uninterrupted flows of traffic. Not only do they offer controlled access into any building, they also enhance the lives of people using them. In addition, they are aesthetically pleasing and safe for all members of society, especially for those temporarily or permanently handicapped. At Cressy Door and […]

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Outdoor Fireplaces by Astria – A Terrific Way to Bond

Posted Friday, May 24th, 2019


This is the time of year we start to see lots of requests for outdoor fireplaces. Apparently, folks around the Pacific Northwest like to spend their time outdoors. The truth is, we might as well enjoy as much of the good weather while we can. The rain always seems to come around sooner than expected. […]

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Attack Resistant Retrofit Kits Are Making Our Schools Safer

Posted Wednesday, May 8th, 2019


Everyday, in schools across our nation, administrators are tasked with keeping our children safe. Tragedies like Columbine, Sandy Hook, and Douglas bring a greater focus on solutions which can save lives in the event of an active shooter attack. Here, at Cressy Door and Fireplace, we too are looking for innovative ways to make K-12 […]

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DuraCoil™by Raynor, Rolling Service Doors Built to Last!

Posted Thursday, April 18th, 2019


If you’re in a commercial or industrial industry, you know finding a rugged rolling service door is important for your business. These doors are used often and can be raised or lowered dozens of times per day. It’s important to have a service door that will withstand this constant movement and still look good at […]

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Spring Project Ideas for the Pacific Northwest

Posted Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019


What’s your favorite thing about Seattle in the Spring? We love the cherry blossoms peaking their way through every neighborhood. We notice the locals are beginning to take more walks. And what’s most obvious is the time they take to peruse all of the different yards and homes. Are you ready for your neighbors to […]

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Launch into Spring with Brand-New Designer Garage Doors by Wayne Dalton

Posted Monday, March 25th, 2019

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All throughout the Pacific Northwest, Spring Fever is upon us. The weather is warmer, and our moods are lighter. It’s the perfect time to plan an upgrade for your home. Why not spruce up your curb appeal and add a brand-new garage door? It’s an uplifting retrofit to match the delightful beauties of spring. Here […]

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Hottest Outdoor Fireplaces by Astria

Posted Friday, March 15th, 2019


Spring is definitely in the air all around the Pacific Northwest. Warmer days and longer evenings make it the perfect season to prepare your home for summer. If you’ve been dreaming about adding a fireplace to your outdoor living space, now’s the time. Here are some of the hottest outdoor fireplace selections by one of […]

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Want to keep tabs on your garage door from almost anywhere? Wish Granted!

Posted Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

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If you are like most homeowners, the garage door is the most used and largest entrance to your home. Monitoring who is going in and out of your garage is important. What’s more, having the ability to use your smart device to operate your garage door gives you control and peace-of-mind. Aladdin Connect by Genie […]

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