Category Archives: Finish Carpentry


Cabinet Care and Feeding

By | Finish Carpentry, Understanding your home, Warranty, Water Awareness | No Comments

As part of our commitment to “Creating enthusiastic referrals through the process of remodeling”, we are addressing the delicate subject of caring for your cabinetry. Many client’s often delegate the housekeeping chores to others, assuming that they know what to do. Please use this document as a helpful guide for everyone responsible or involved in caring for your cabinetry to agree upon. The Background Since we use several manufacturers, and that this information is often lost or verbally discussed, I felt obligated to step in. This frustration came to a head during a recent inadvertent catastrophe. My process was simple,…

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What is Molding

By | Architecture & Design, Finish Carpentry, Interior Walls, Understanding your home | One Comment

Moldings, also called trim are wood pieces that have been incorporated into homes to add detail to flat walls and cover up places where gaps have been left between material. They were the carpenters signature much like a plaster texture on a fished wall. There are more trims and moldings than flavors of ice cream. There are multitudes of materials and combinations to create a unique look. From solid wood to finger- jointed and MDF there is something out there to dress up a space in style. In most cases we are remodeling in Boise’s historic areas are matching existing…

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