Tacoma Construction Blog

The Wilder Outdoor Spaces blog is a place to be inspired. We share the places we go, things that inspire us, designs we love, tricks of the trade and of course the construction projects we design and build in Tacoma, WA.

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The Tacoma Electrician

As a general contractor in Tacoma, we’re always looking for great companies to work with for various types of construction projects here in Tacoma, and to be honest it’s not always easy to find honest and reliable companies to work with. So when we do find an awesome local company that we enjoy working with we believe it’s super important to support and share them with our friends and family that we work with here in Tacoma. That brings us to the local Tacoma company that we’re highlighting today, The Tacoma Electrician.

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Fences: More Expensive Now = Less Expensive Later

At the end of the day we decided we weren’t going to play the cheap fence game. It’s more important for us to be able to stand by everything we build and know it’s constructed with some best available materials, then to chase more money building things we can’t stand behind.

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The Dunn's Deck Project in Ruston

We first met the Dunn’s in the summer of 2018 when we built them a new modern cedar fence to enclose their property and give some privacy to the wide open back yard. The horizontal fence project turned out great and they said they would be calling us again in the future.

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The Jansen's Covered Patio & Circular Firepit Project in Gig Harbor

The Jansen’s from Gig Harbor reached out in the fall of 2018 with a long list of projects they wanted Wilder to handle. The first project they decided to tackle getting rid of the old gazebo that was rotting away in their back yard, and replacing it with something a little more useful. Here’s a shot of what it looked like before we got started.

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