17 Nov: A Thanksgiving message and word of encouragement

Every single day I walk around the showroom and the shop and I think about how far we have come. I see some of the incredibly complex pieces that we build and I marvel at the sheer grandeur of other pieces like some of our Islands, Entertainment centers and complex tables. Only 5 years ago it wasn’t even in the back of my mind that such marvelous works of craftsmanship would be created by my family’s fingertips. Yet here we…

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12 Oct: One of Kind!

That’s right, when this one is gone it’s removed from the site. Book matched, live edge slab table done is solid cherry with mortise and tenon joinery! Get it now from the showroom because it won’t last long!

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20 Sep: Top Rustic Furniture Ideas For 2017

Top Rustic Furniture Ideas For 2017                     Are you searching for the best farmhouse furniture ideas for 2017? One of the best tips for transforming your home’s space is to use rustic furniture. Rustic furniture involves using logs or reclaimed wood to achieve a natural look. Keep in mind that rustic furniture has increased in popularity recently. However, make sure that you consider your needs, dreams and wants. In this post,…

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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…

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…

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…