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Lighten Up

Cabinet lighting can add beauty, functionality and value to your project. Read More...

Projects Update

We've been really busy. Too busy to keep up with this Blog, but there's lots of new stuff to share in the weeks to come. Read More...

Why Spend Extra Money On Custom Made? Part 4

Part Three: How Well Is It Designed? By far the most satisfying part of designing, making and installing custom woodwork and doing small remodeling jobs is the act of performing a service to an individual or family. Read More...

Why Spend Extra Money On Custom Made? Part 3

Part Three: How Well Is It Designed? A critical factor of custom made cabinetry and furniture id how well it's designed. This is a much overlooked factor in choosing a piece that may or may not end up fitting your needs, or increasing the value of your home. Read More...

Why Spend More Money On Custom Made? Part 2

Part Two: How Well Does It Work? As I pointed out in part one of this series; custom-made cabinets and furniture typically cost from 60% to 100% more than their mass-produced counterparts. I'm referring to items found at specialty retailers here, as opposed to the big-box discount stores. Why is a custom-made piece a better investment, even with that additional cost? Read More...

Why Spend More Money On Custom Made? Part 1

Part One: When did furniture become a disposable consumer product? Why spend extra money on custom-made? Nearly everyone I serve in this business grapples with this question at some time. It's a matter of making an informed choice, not about which choice is Right or Wrong. This will be the first of a four part discussion exploring different aspects of it. Read More...