Entries by Roy Kollar

Stair Parts

At Country Lumber we are eager bring to life the unique visions of our customers. Stair Parts are a great way to showcase your individual design and become a great focal point in any home.   There are thousands of styles and materials that can be incorporated to make an idea become realized in your new […]

Schlage

Schlage Electronic and Smart Locks are a perfect solution to keyless entry. Three lines are available in a keyless option: Schlage Sense, Schlage Connect, and Schlage Touch. All three lines offer an illuminated touch screen for easier visibility at night. They also allow for multiple access codes that can be programmed and deleted by the […]

Diamond Pier Footings

Diamond pier footings are the perfect alternative to poured concrete pier footings. They install in minutes with a jack hammer. Just set the head and drive in the pins. This allows for low impact to your yard. No extra dirt to get rid of. No concrete to mix and no ready mix trucks. You can […]

Barn Doors

Barn Doors……..Still Popular! Barn door hardware might be the biggest trend in building and remodeling we have seen in a while. Farmers throughout the Midwest are puzzled because the brilliant-yet-practical use of a barn door hardware is not news to them. It’s simple and utilitarian. It opens the barn doors….it closes the barn doors. Yawn… […]

Employee Spotlight: Lee McDowall

I grew up in Becker, MN and graduated from Becker High School. I married my high school sweetheart, Tiffany, in 2014. We have two children, Sierra (2) and Owen (5 months). I enjoy spending time outdoors biking and camping with my family.   I started in the construction business by building pole sheds. In February […]

Shiplap Siding

“Shiplap is a type of wooden board used commonly as exterior siding in the construction of residences, barns, sheds, and outbuildings. It is either rough-sawn 1″ or milled 3/4″ pine or similarly inexpensive wood between 3″ and 10″ wide with a 3/8″ – 1/2″ rabbet on opposite sides of each edge.” Shiplap is one of the […]

Employee Spotlight: Ryan Peckskamp

  Hi – I have been a driver at Country Lumber since August of 2016. My wife and I live in Becker with our 3 children (ages 7, 5, and 3). In my free time I like to hunt and fish.     You will find Ryan and his family in a Country Lumber truck […]

Employee Spotlight: Kevin Rasset (Kegger)

I have worked at Country Lumber since April of 2005.  I drive our boom truck.  Deliveries can take me all over the state, but generally I’m in the twin cities metro area. I’ve been married to Rose for 35 years, we have 2 children and 4 grandchildren.  My favorite things to do outside of work […]

Employee Spotlight: Rick Olson

I have been with Country Lumber since the beginning, 1983.  I helped with the building in 1983 and opening the doors in 1984.  I am currently the yard foreman.  I was born and raised in Becker and currently live on the family farm.  I have been married to Bonnie for 26 years, have 2 children […]

Siding Options for your home

  LP SmartSide If you have been through a hailstorm, you may have wondered if there is a better siding product out there. LP SmartSide may be a good option for you. LP SmartSide is a treated engineered wood siding made up of either wood strands for a wood grain surface or wood fibers for […]