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Teak Wood

January 23rd, 2014|

Used in making chairs, tables, bookshelves, and fine furniture, teak is the preferred wood of many for its unique look, quality and longevity. When it comes to decorating your home,  teak furniture is a great way to add elegance and class. In the most exclusive homes throughout the world the finishes and furnishings that adorn the houses often include the lavish decorum of a piece of teak. Because it is considered to be an exotic hardwood, teak is sought out for its naturally water resistant properties that produce the rich dark coloring of the wood from the resins that are [...]

Reclaimed Lumber Q&A

January 22nd, 2014|

How is reclaimed lumber priced? Reclaimed lumber is sold by board feet rather than lineal feet. Board feet is measured by width in inches times length in feet times depth in inches divided by 12. Can reclaimed lumber be purchased directly from a barn? No. Reclaimed lumber must be kiln dried to eliminate the risk of termites and other insects from entering the home. Where can I get reclaimed lumber? Reclaimed lumber is typically purchased from a reputable mill or distributor, such as Capital City Millwork. Capital City Millwork is one of the largest distributors in the central Ohio region and has access to [...]

5 Woodworking Pinterest Boards That You Must Follow

January 9th, 2014|

1. Free Woodworking Plans Follow Capital City Millwork’s board Free Woodworking Plans on Pinterest. Get instant access to free woodworking plans. You can find woodworking plans for desks, furniture, shelves, chests, storage, tables, stands, chairs, stools, racks, benches and much more. […]