Monthly Archives: July 2010

Wood Finishes Explained

This is taken from our latest newsletter. To read the rest, or subscribe to get it every few months, click here.   When I’m talking to a woodworker who’s been in the business for a long time, they yell. 20-40 … Continue reading

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Reclaimed Wine Oak for a Custom Desk in Hollywood

Is it cabinetry or furniture? Well, I hope if the client ever leaves this gorgeous home, they will take this bookcase and desk and storage unit along with them. The whole piece is wine oak. We used low-VOC lacquer to … Continue reading

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Trend Watch: Marine-grade plywood cabinets

This isn’t the first time we have built cabinets from douglas fir plywood. It is the first time we have had multiple jobs using it at the same time. Marine-grade is a clearer version of construction-grade plywood. Think no football … Continue reading

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Eco-Landscapes

In honor of Summer, I wanted to spotlight a new website full of beautiful exteriors. Eco-Landscapes is full of sustainable, luscious and succulent eye-candy.

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