5 Tips for Selecting a Unique Coffee Table That Fits Your Style

Has that old coffee table in your living room lost its luster? Maybe it’s still good, but has it grown with you over the years? Maybe the style just hasn’t kept up with the times, and you are thinking of getting a new one, but you just don’t know where to begin. If this sounds

By |2017-06-01T18:32:36+00:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: Coffee Tables, Custom Wood Furniture|0 Comments

5 Tips for Picking the Right Dining Table for Your Home

So, you are having trouble picking just the right handmade or custom dining table for your home. People don’t realize it, but it is a big decision. You want the one you pick to last a while and fit your lifestyle. If you have a big family, then you want one that suits them. If

By |2017-06-01T18:33:51+00:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: Custom Wood Furniture, Dining Tables|0 Comments

How Designers Use Recycled Wood in Furniture Building

Many times when the average homeowner imagines or is actually observing a professional woodworker working on a project such as a handmade dining table or any other type of handmade wood furniture, they may be observing the final stages of work. For example, the designer of the table may be putting on the finishing touches,

By |2017-06-01T18:31:52+00:00March 15th, 2017|Categories: Custom Wood Furniture|0 Comments


You Mean... Not Everyone Likes Yellow? Window shopping for clothes, furniture, rugs, and paintings for your walls always yields something unexpected—especially when you’re with other people.  That’s not to say you’re sure to find something that will wow and amaze you every time you duck into an outlet to see what’s there.  The unexpected comes in

By |2017-06-01T18:31:45+00:00March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Custom Wood Furniture, Finding Furniture|0 Comments

Curing Lumber: The Often Overlooked Step That Could Cost You Big Time

At One Point In Time, I was gifted a quantity of lovely walnut slabs that had been pulled from somewhere out of a relative’s barn or carport.  The pieces had been cut out of the fork in the tree, and their unique shape both inspired and intimidated me, so they didn’t end up getting used

A Fun Project For The Aspiring Weekend Woodworker

I won’t lie to you, if you want to master something, even something as simple as the making of a single butterfly joint, it’s going to take a lot of time, and a lot of patience.  Mastery is achieved through a lifetime of dedication.   The fortunate flip-side is that not everything needs to be