Use Trim to Add Subtle Style to Your Home

October 28, 2013

Small changes in your trim can make a major difference in the look and feel of your home. Switching away from standard and traditional woods to something more exciting could be just what you need, especially since exotic hardwoods in Kansas City are an unusual visual treat. Here are few ways to use them: Modernize

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4 Tips for Optimizing Moulding Production

April 30, 2012

The ultimate goal in moulding operations is to achieve the most accurate results at the lowest cost possible. From Woodworking Network, here are 4 ways to optimize moulding production in the wood shop. Use a high cutterhead RPM of 10,000; this will allow you to achieve both a high feeding rate and a quality surface

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Ideas for Distinctive Architectural Trimwork

October 21, 2011

Trimwork doesn’t have to disappear into the background. With purposeful placement, patterns and colors, trim moulding can create architectural sophistication unlike any other interior design element. Decorative moulding can be incorporated on windows, doors, shelves, mantels, ceilings, walls, wainscoting and more. The possibilities are endless! From Better Homes and Gardens, here are a few great ways to

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Schutte Thermoforms PVC to Save You Time & Money

July 28, 2011

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Our highly skilled professional mill craftsman here at Schutte Lumber can achieve impeccable custom dimension arches using thermoforming techniques and our high quality Versatex PVC trimboards. There are multiple advantages of choosing thermoformed PVC for custom trimboards. To construct the same shape with natural wood requires much more time for sanding and finishing and

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Integrating Wooden Architectural Elements in the Home

July 17, 2011

Schutte Lumber‘s selection of Timbers, Cedar, Engineered Wood, Domestic and Specialty Hardwoods can inspire unique architectural features in the home that will feature the unparalleled natural beauty of wood. Take a look at these unique ways of integrating wood to add visual interest and increase the value of a home. The distinctive characteristics of wood can add

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DIY Steam Forming for Wood

June 4, 2011

Schutte’s Mill Services includes Heat Forming to create beautiful arches, ellipses and circles out of a single piece of wood. These are great for entry ways and exterior detailing. DIY enthusiasts can also try these steam wood bending techniques at home. Steam Bending is a tried and true technique that has been used for ages.

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Your Style, Your Brackets

June 2, 2011

Brackets are more than a support for your structures. Brackets accentuate the details throughout the rest of the home and are a reflection of the style and tone that you would like to set. Peruse the available bracket types at Schutte Lumber Company to see which works best for you. Here are a few suggestions:

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