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Custom Mouldings

October 12th, 2012|

If you are looking for ways to re-do the inside of your home without having to do an entire remodeling job, you may want to consider adding pieces of custom moulding to areas of your home. There are many places in the home that moulding looks absolutely gorgeous, and the experts at Capital City Millwork can help you pick exactly what you need and create just the look you want in your home. Whether you are looking for a bit of moulding, or you want to have all new cabinets and cupboards made, you can get it all from Capital City Millwork. [...]

Benefits of Exotic Hardwood Flooring

August 3rd, 2012|

Exotic hardwood flooring has a unique benefit that is also cost saving in the long run. If the floor ever needs to be refinished, there is no need to stain it again. The color will remain and be a beautiful as it was originally. Other benefits of exotic wood flooring are similar to the benefits of typical hardwood flooring: Long Lasting: Exotic hardwood floors are easy to repair and can last hundreds of years. Natural Insulator: Hardwood floors are naturally warm, unlike laminate flooring which is cold on bare feet. Hypoallergenic: Carpet holds dust and dander and is a breeding [...]

Treated Lumber Cutting Tips

July 23rd, 2012|

Treated lumber is a type of wood lumber that has been treated with chemicals so that it can stand up to environmental wear. You will see outdoor furniture and even boat docks made out of treated lumber. Using treated lumber is the same as using any other type of lumber but cutting requires additional steps to avoid splintering and chipping. The following information provides several cutting tips for properly cutting treated lumber. 1. Let the Saw do the cutting When you cut wood lumber the typical approach is to either place the wood on the table saw and pull the saw [...]

Exotic Wood Flooring

July 17th, 2012|

Exotic wood differences from domestic wood in color, texture and grain pattern. Exotic wood has vibrant colors that will make you think that you cannot be in your own house, but far away, somewhere in Asia relaxing. Exotic wood flooring types are: Brazilian walnut, Brazilian teak, Exotic Acacia or Exotic Brown Heart, etc.. This type of wood floor requires less maintenance because it is a hard type of floor. Tests were made in the US Forestry Lab where scientists discovered that exotic wood is more durable than other types of hardwood like domestic hardwood or engineered hardwood because they have [...]

Where can I buy reclaimed wood?

June 27th, 2012|

Reclaimed wood is popular for many reasons: the reclaimed timber’s exquisite and unique look, its environmental contribution as a recycled green building material, the historical aspect of the wood’s origins and character, and its physical attributes such as strength and durability. Reclaimed Wood Columbus, OH Many of the reclaimed woods in Columbus Ohio offered by Capital City Millwork are only available in large qualities through reclamation. In the past, wood was the primary building material because it was strong, relatively inexpensive, and abundant. Today, however, certain types of wood are no longer available except as reclaimed wood. The rarity of [...]

How To Make Your Home Look ‘Unique’

June 20th, 2012|

Exotic hardwood floors add more extraordinary attraction and wonder to your house, apart from that it augments a person’s refurnish spending budget also. If you would like set up this particular exotic hardwood flooring covering in that case many retailers are accessible in the market that supply people excellent as well as thrilling exotic floor coverings that suited your financial allowance by means of selecting amongst their numerous varieties of laminate floor covering as well as blended wood floor coverings. For the people who is going to spend a big budget for the floor covering in that case a lot [...]

Columbus hardwood flooring

June 6th, 2012|

Are you looking at getting Columbus hardwood flooring done for your home or refinishing your hardwood floors? Hardwood floors are a great way to add sophistication and elegance to your home, and increase your home’s value at the same time. Capital City Millwork provides Columbus hardwood flooring services featuring quality hardwood flooring options. Capital City Millwork has helped thousands of homeowners in Columbus find the perfect hardwood floor by making the process of buying flooring an easy one. Benefits of installing Columbus hardwood flooring: Natural beauty – endless grains and colors Complements every decor Adds strength and stability to existing [...]

Composite Decking Materials

March 28th, 2012|

Composite decking products are building materials manufactured using a mixture of plastic and wood fiber.  Composite decking materials are very popular because they require less maintenance than wood and often use recycled materials. Composite decking uses a compression molding process that produces a beautiful wood grain texture in 9 natural colors.  Building a deck is easy to install and is guaranteed with a 20 year warranty against rotting, splitting, splintering or termite damage.

How to Install Crown Molding

February 29th, 2012|

DIY Crown Molding Installation Simple and inexpensive design accents, such as crown molding installation can add class and sophistication to any home interior. Traditionally, crown molding was carved from heavy hardwood and was considered very difficult and cumbersome to install. Things have changed, and today crown molding is made from polyurethane foam and is more affordable, lightweight, and looks just as beautiful as its predecessors. Most crown molding is pre-primed and ready to accept latex or oil based paint application. DIY: How to Install Crown Molding will assist you in properly installing crown molding that has been purchased at Cap [...]