Skilled Labor – Viable Option For Our Youth
August 28, 2013 – 8:24 am | 2 Comments

Skilled Labor Demands Growing Quickly
Editorial by Todd Fratzel
Typically I focus on facts and detailed information to help readers solve real life problems. This post is significantly different as it’s an editorial with my perspective on …

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Skilled Labor – Viable Option For Our Youth
August 28, 2013 – 8:24 am | 2 Comments
Skilled Labor – Viable Option For Our Youth

Skilled Labor Demands Growing Quickly
Editorial by Todd Fratzel
Typically I focus on facts and detailed information to help readers solve real life problems. This post is significantly different as it’s an editorial with my perspective on …

Gladiator® Tool-Free Rack Shelving
August 22, 2013 – 6:44 am | No Comment
Gladiator® Tool-Free Rack Shelving

Heavy Duty Garage Storage Shelving
Having a clean organized garage, workshop or basement seems to be high on every home owners wish list. However, many of the products available for shelving and organization are plastic or …

Remodeling Tips for Historic Buildings
August 7, 2013 – 11:51 am | One Comment
Remodeling Tips for Historic Buildings

Historic Structures Require Careful Collaboration and Coordination
Recently my crew and I had the pleasure of working in a beautiful historic library. The library was built with such craftsmanship that it would take incredible amounts of …

Rockler Introduces Glue Applicator Kit
July 30, 2013 – 6:49 pm | No Comment
Rockler Introduces Glue Applicator Kit

Versatile Kit Contains Several Applicators That Are Easy to Clean, Re-use
MEDINA, MN (July 30, 2013) – Rockler Woodworking and Hardware has introduced the Glue Applicator Kit, which makes gluing setup, application, and cleanup quick and …

New Large Diameter Tapcon® Anchors Are Faster And Stronger Than The Competition
July 29, 2013 – 5:31 pm | No Comment
New Large Diameter Tapcon® Anchors Are Faster And Stronger Than The Competition

Cracked And Seismic Approved
Schaumburg, IL (July 2013) – ITW, the inventor of the original blue concrete screw, continues to innovate with the addition of three Large Diameter Tapcon® Concrete Screw Anchors that are faster to …

LP® SmartSide® Siding – Tougher Than The Competition
July 9, 2013 – 12:02 pm | 3 Comments
LP® SmartSide® Siding – Tougher Than The Competition

LP® SmartSide® Siding
Every time we build a new home for a customer there is a lengthy discussion about what type of siding to install. In a perfect world where money didn’t matter and we all …

Ryobi 20 Inch Gas 46 cc Chainsaw Review
June 24, 2013 – 4:09 pm | One Comment
Ryobi 20 Inch Gas 46 cc Chainsaw Review

Ryobi 20 Inch Gas 46 cc Chainsaw – Model RY10521A
When you live in rural areas of this Country you’ll end up needing/wanting to have a reliable chainsaw in your arsenal of yard tools. Whether you’re …

JET JJ-6CSDX Review – 6″ Deluxe Jointer with QS Knives
May 29, 2013 – 7:49 pm | No Comment
JET JJ-6CSDX Review – 6″ Deluxe Jointer with QS Knives

JET 6″ Deluxe Jointer with QS Knives – Model JJ-6CSDX
One of the last pieces of equipment to show up for my new woodshop was the JET JJ-6CSDX 6″ Jointer. The size of my shop dictated …