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5 Ways You Can Set Your Place for Guests

An intriguing home will allure guests and will wait in their brains long after they have cleared out. It will make their stay charming and significant while helping them to feel at home. At the point when your home ends up noticeably welcoming to visitors, it will likewise be…


Added by Emma Miah on December 8, 2017 at 5:30am — No Comments

Omec dovetail equipment helps CalDoor produce 500 drawer boxes a day

CalDoor purchased five complete Omec production lines for the company’s new box facility, including CNC dovetail machines, automatic glue machines and clamping machines.

CalDoor’s Ed Rossi said that this is a new plant and this is the first time the Morgan Hill, California, company is making drawer boxes

The new plant was designed to produce 1,000 boxes a day in one shift. Rossi said that the new operation has been open about 18 months and they are currently producing a…


Added by Karl Forth on December 6, 2017 at 7:18pm — No Comments

Biesse distributor Machine Solutions opens new Indiana location

The Machine Solutions new Tech Center carried out a soft launch recently. The Biesse distributor will host a formal grand opening next April. The company was previously located in Peru, Indiana, in a facility that was less than half the size of the new building.

Rick Braun and his company Machine Solutions has worked with Biesse in developing an extensive training and educational system that has carried them into the new 10,000 square foot facility in Jasper, Indiana.

“We are…


Added by Karl Forth on November 20, 2017 at 5:39pm — No Comments

Essential Ingredients For Building A Perfect Bar

Building a bar may seem like an easy task, but it is not. To run a successful bar it is essential that you are aware of all the important bar managing skills. You cannot run a successful bar just by offering best drinks. A bar should be able to run a smooth service even at peak…


Added by Emma Miah on November 11, 2017 at 4:57am — No Comments

Easy Bathroom Hacks to Keep It Sparkling and Clean

A sparkling and gorgeous bathroom is an important part of a house. A bathroom is a place where you start your day and end it as well so if you want to have a good day then it is important that you start your day in a comfortable and cozy place. You do not need to have…


Added by Emma Miah on November 8, 2017 at 4:41am — No Comments

Andersen Corp. acquires Fenetres MQ in Quebec

Andersen Corp. has announced the acquisition of Fenêtres MQ Inc., a luxury window and door manufacturer in Sainte-Agathe, Quebec, Canada, with manufacturing locations in Canada and Italy. MQ specializes in the luxury residential and commercial segments and is known for its work on complex, historic renovations of grand scale.

The MQ brand will complement Andersen's Architectural Collection. The MQ product line includes many product styles, such as contemporary, European, classical,…


Added by Karl Forth on October 31, 2017 at 10:26am — No Comments

Wood Pro Expo draws larger crowds to new location

The first Wood Pro Expo in Lancaster drew larger crowds of woodworkers to its new home during the first day and the start of the second day of the exhibition.

A variety of equipment, supplies and services exhibitors met with local woodworkers and makers of cabinets, furniture and millwork at the Lancaster Host exhibit hall east of Lancaster.

Will Sampson led off the event with a keynote address describing seven ways woodworkers can improve their businesses. Sampson discussed…


Added by Karl Forth on October 23, 2017 at 12:01pm — No Comments

Things We Mostly Ignore During Home Decor Process

What is better than a beautiful, decorative and a luxury home? No doubt, home design plays a major role, but the way you decorate it reflect your tastes and aesthetic. But, here in this article, I’m going to discuss several things that we usually ignore during the home décor…


Added by Emma Miah on October 17, 2017 at 1:38am — No Comments

Service evaluations offered for customers in hurricane areas

C.R. Onsrud, a manufacturer of CNC machine tools, is reaching out to manufacturing facilities in the wake of the hurricane damaged areas on the East and Gulf coasts.

While most C.R. Onsrud customers have not experienced downtime due to the placement of electrical cabinetry above the table of the CNC router, some of the company’s customers in the hardest hit areas may be experiencing flood damage.

In an effort to assist companies in Houston and the surrounding areas hit by…


Added by Karl Forth on October 4, 2017 at 10:25am — No Comments

WMMA regional meeting tours C.R. Onsrud, Precision Drive Systems

WMMA held its first regional networking and education event in Charlotte, North Carolina, in mid-September.

They had more than 40 participants in the inaugural event. In-person committee meetings were full of information and ideas on moving the organization forward. Speakers Cyndi Gave and Urs Buehlmann shared their expertise on hiring processes and understanding of the monthly housing and economic reports.

Participants also toured Precision Drive Systems and C.R. Onsrud. Tours…


Added by Karl Forth on September 29, 2017 at 3:04pm — No Comments

DeWalt responds to OSHA enforcement of respirable crystalline silica standard

On September 23, OSHA began enforcement of the new respirable crystalline silica in construction standard.

DeWalt has reported that it has more than 60 ways to comply with the OSHA Silica Dust Ruling through its line of Perform & Protect tools and accessories. A full list of these tools and accessories can be on the DeWalt website.

In tooling, DeWalt recommends that users operate and maintain tools in accordance with manufacturer's instructions to minimize dust emissions.…


Added by Karl Forth on September 25, 2017 at 8:55am — No Comments

The Reasons Behind Wood Mode Cabinets’ Phenomenal Success

Kitchen cabinets are an excellent way to spice up any kitchen space, providing functionality as well as aesthetic appeal to any kitchen setting. With so many brands and variants coming up, it can be quite confusing to distinguish between them. This brings us to Wood-Mode Cabinets.…


Added by Alfie Davis on September 11, 2017 at 3:26am — No Comments

How to Go about Designing an Outdoor Kitchen in Your Backyard

Outdoor cooking has become a popular recreation across many households in the United States. Some prefer it for grilling and barbecuing, while others just like the feel of the great outdoors. Whatever the reason may be, outdoor cooking is a very satisfying activity, in particular for individuals who feel somewhat suffocated in a closed kitchen space. In regions with humid sub-tropical climatic conditions like that of Houston, outdoor cooking can be a great way for getting fresh air and…


Added by Alfie Davis on September 8, 2017 at 1:41am — No Comments

Simple Ways Cafés Can Increase Revenue

If you are running a business you would want it to be profitable. It is not easy to make a mark on the industry and build a reputation. If you have a café business, then you need to offer something unique to the customers so they prefer your café over the others. To increase the sales and get good profits you need to have a proper plan. You cannot get the best sales just…


Added by Emma Miah on September 7, 2017 at 2:30am — No Comments

Quebec has most Canadian plant sites among FDMC 300 companies

FDMC 300 companies operate 35 woodworking plant operations in Quebec, the most in Canada. Ontario had 28 FDMC 300 plant sites, Manitoba 11, Alberta 2, British Columbia 2 and Saskatchewan 1.

The FDMC 300 is a group of the 300 largest cabinet, furniture, millwork, store fixture, office/contract and component producers in North America.

Sales for the FDMC 300 group of companies grew 5 percent in 2016 over the previous year to $48.786 billion. That represents the fifth consecutive…


Added by Karl Forth on September 6, 2017 at 2:33pm — No Comments

High Pressure Laminate (HPL) Stock Colors/Finishes now available from WalzCraft

WalzCraft is now offering six High Pressure Laminate (HPL) Stock Colors / Finishes from Formica. All stocked colors / finishes (shown above) are available on our contemporary slab style HPL Doors and Drawer Fronts, as well as…


Added by WalzCraft on September 1, 2017 at 6:16am — No Comments

MacBeath Hardwood expands to Stockton, California

MacBeath Hardwood has announced the opening of a location in Stockton, California. The new location is at 2648 Teepee Dr. in the Cherokee Industrial Park. The lot size is close to three acres, and the warehouse is 63,000 square feet. It is equipped with two dock doors, four grade level doors, and a fenced and paved yard. In addition to the warehouse space, there is 9,200 square foot of retail space.

This property was purchased with the full intent of being a hub location in Northern…


Added by Karl Forth on August 28, 2017 at 4:09pm — No Comments

Mereen-Johnson marks expansion

Mereen-Johnson, LLC, makers of industrial woodworking machinery, will be holding a ribbon cutting event to celebrate the completion of its recent plant expansion in this eastern South Dakota city.

The ribbon cutting will be immediately followed by an ice cream and hot dog social. The social will include music and refreshments. All events are open to the general public.

Mereen-Johnson makes heavy-duty woodworking equipment and has been headquartered in Minneapolis since 1905.…


Added by Karl Forth on August 18, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Blues, grays dominate new Showplace cabinet color palette

Showplace Wood Products is offering four new standard paint colors that give North American cabinet consumers new choices from the popular gray and blue palette. Now available for Showplace overlay, inset and ShowplaceEVO door styles are standard paint colors regal Dignity Blue, soft Smokey Blue, striking Naval and sophisticated Gauntlet Gray.

The flexibility of the new Showplace standard paint colors lies in their ability to interact with other trending cabinetry tones, from white to…


Added by Karl Forth on August 11, 2017 at 8:54am — No Comments

Modern Wood Design to install laser edgebander

Modern Wood Design will be installing the IMA Novimat Compact R3, which will be the first laser edgebanding machine in southern California. The Los Angeles-area cabinet door manufacturer already specializes in thermofoil, veneer and MDF paint grade doors. The addition of the IMALUX will add to their capabilities.

The IMA Novimat Compact R3 is designed to handle edge processing with the option to use traditional EVA glue, PUR glue or the new IMA laser edgebanding (IMALUX).…


Added by Karl Forth on August 4, 2017 at 4:02pm — No Comments

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