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17 May: Mid Mod Furniture Ideas for Your Home

The mid-century modern trend has been steadily growing in popularity due to the nostalgic appeal of the style. If you are thinking about performing a home improvement project, you should consider giving your home a fresh image boost by incorporating some retro elements. One of the simplest ways to accomplish this is by adding some mid mod furniture and related elements into your home. Here are some of the best ideas for mid-century style interior space.   Choose Furniture with…

05 May: Straight from the old man

Hey Farmhouse fans. It’s been awhile since I wrote one of these. One of those that’s more about who we are and what we believe in than the actual furniture. I’ve found that most of our client’s truly appreciate not only the pieces we build for them. But for many of them they come back over and over again because of who we are. In my mind, who we are is even more important than the piece we build you….

26 Mar: Do you want extremely hard wood for your table top to resist scratching?

Then hard maple may be the product for you! There are a lot of different woods that we offer that are extremely hard. But hard maple lends itself to a look that is more popular at the current time. Many people have seen the last piece of heavily grained oak that they ever want to see. The smooth, beautiful grain of hard maple gives you a gorgeous piece stained any color. While many woodworkers will tell you that hard maple…

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22 Mar: How to Get Started on Your Interior Design Ideas

  Fond of decorating rooms and arranging furniture? Perhaps you often receive compliments on your interior design and unique taste. Whether pursuing your dream home, embarking on an entire first floor renovation, or taking that big step towards fulfilling your career, there’s only one way to get started. The secret to success is knowing the core of the different kinds of interiors, the key pieces of furniture, and what it might look and feel like. Here’s to help you sort…

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09 Feb: 2017 Furniture Trends

A month into the New Year, it’s time to take a look at the furniture Trends that are guaranteed to be in the spotlight in 2017. Furniture trends change with each year and season, so here are the ones predicted to be at the top this year:   Dark furniture: If you’re a person with a preference for darker colors in your furniture, you’re in luck! Warm, darker colored-furniture seems to be a favorite for this year! However, you can…

07 Feb: Duplicating turnings by hand

We offer a service that is a dying art in America. Turning legs and columns by hand. Many times I’m approached by clients who have acquired a piece that they love the style of and they need some other pieces to go along with the turned piece they’ve acquired. One recent example is a lady who had acquired a set of gorgeous turned leg chairs. Large, shapely turnings that were from another age. She desperately wanted a table to match…

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02 Jan: 8 Tips for the Perfect Interior Design

Home décor has become the new rage, and everyone seems to have an opinion on what approach you should use in tackling interior design. Most people end up with overdecorated homes or with half-finished projects. Professionals know that even though there may be no fixed interior design process, there are some tips that guarantee relative success. Here are eight tips for the perfect interior design: Choosing one focal point The most common mistake that people make when they are designing…

20 Dec: Hint’s on building your perfect piece.

In the past few years I’ve learned a few things that I TRY to pass on to customers who are trying to create just the perfect piece. Of course I’ve dealt with all types of people. Those who say ” I trust your judgement” those scare me…lol. Those micro managers who want to be involved in every step of the process. And those who really believe they know how to design furniture. Let me tell you about one recently. We…

15 Dec: How to Create Inspiring Gathering Spaces in Your Home

The holidays are almost here, it is time to create gathering spaces that will help you host your guests. You may have just bought your new furniture and wish to showcase it without gobbling up the limited space you have for your gathering. We are going to help you do just that, creating gathering space by managing your furniture. The Living Room If you want to keep your living room spacious and fresh, then you have to keep the sitting…

27 Nov: Higher quality hardwoods

As our business has grown it has also morphed into a different animal. While farmhouse, rustic, French country and cottage styles  are still the core or our business. People have also realized the quality of work and many want a finer, more expensive wood. Walnut or Cherry table tops, beautiful hard maple cabinetry, you name it we can build it for you. While some people still want these finer woods to look aged and worn that is or course doable too….