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blog / 04.19.2021

A Perfect Partnership ❤

Spruce & Gander, Inc. is now representing Deco Planters, Inc., offering you superior craftsmanship of high-end commercial metal planters, planter walls, retaining walls, and architectural elements all made here in the USA. Now your projects and design ideas that include anything metal can be realized seamlessly along with our entire...

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blog / 05.29.2020

Make it with paper

Urban Accessories has a series of new products on the horizon. In preparation for their release, we'd like to share a new material that I think you're going to appreciate—introducing the use of Richlite.Richlite is durable, versatile, and sustainable. "...Richlite works similar to a dense hardwood and can be easily...

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blog / 01.29.2020

Behind the Design: id created, Inc.

In California, Ohio, and Texas we proudly represent our sister company id created, Inc. the exclusive distributor of Metalco products in the United States. Collectively, we have streamlined the procurement process by eliminating common challenges that other European manufactured products face due to a lack of local and knowledgeable representation...

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blog / 12.05.2019

What Makes Your Soul Happy?

One of my favorite ways to fuel my soul is by surrounding myself with beautiful things - especially those positioned in and/or inspired by nature.

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blog / 11.05.2019

ASLA 2019 - WE'RE EXPECTING YOU

We gathered our top 10 places to explore and top 5 spots to dine in and around downtown.

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blog / 10.21.2019

It's Personal

We understand, it's personal. Graber Manufacturing, Inc., through their brands Thomas Steele site furnishings and Madrax bike solutions, have a long history of successfully realizing a client’s vision. We’ve been so inspired by The Great Sauk State Trail project that we wanted to share.

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blog / 08.13.2019

Behind the Design: Urban Accessories

Urban Accessories products and foundry was established in 1972. They offer made to order standard and site-specific architectural casted elements using recycled metals.

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blog / 07.26.2019

Detectable Warning Surfaces: Color and Contrast

As a provider of cast iron truncated domes through Spruce & Gander, Inc., we are often told by clients that their understanding is truncated domes must be yellow. There is an ADA regulation about contrast to be aware of when selecting color, however yellow is not your only choice in...

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