We can build anything. And we do.

There's a laundry list of things we take pride in, but we can sum it up simply:  We can build anything; we build it well. In fact our capabilities for building exceed the ideas that one team of designers can dream up- and if only we had time to explore all the creative ideas that [...]

2019 Feat of Strength

Yesterday we took some time for some fun with the annual feat of strength.  We started with a tug of war, the shop team won by a narrow margin!  Then we had a rowdy round of volleyball, some of the rules may have been followed. This is how we celebrate our birthday at [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:56+00:00June 26th, 2019|employees, Family Business, Lonsdale, Minnesota Millwork|

Epic Seating

Two weeks ago my favorite upholsterers showed me the drawings for a new booth they were about to build.  They were excited about the upcoming challenge- neither had ever done a booth quite like this before.  Today they both stood back to survey their handiwork with me, and finally a well deserved pat on [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:57+00:00March 26th, 2019|booth seating, employees, Upholstered Seating|

Volleyball on a Tuesday

Every month we have a lunch together as a company, usually on a Friday.  We talk about the projects that we're working on, challenges, goals, etc.  Sometimes this monthly lunch can turn into smack-talk regarding certain softball teams... however for our June lunch last week it dissolved into not softball, but an impromptu [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:57+00:00July 2nd, 2018|employees, Family Business, Lonsdale|

Christmas 2017 at Minnesota Millwork & Fixtures

On Saturday Randall and Cindy treated us, their employees, to a nice dinner and some fantastic entertainment, celebrating another great year of working together.  Having a look back, what a terrific year it's been!  We have doubled our customer base, doubled our workforce and built it into a stellar team, and we have really focused on building quality [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:59+00:00December 20th, 2017|employees, Family Business, Lonsdale, Made in the USA, MN|

Santa visits Minnesota Millwork & Fixtures

Santa made his 2nd annual visit to Minnesota Millwork and Fixtures on Saturday to visit our employees' families.  Few if any warnings for behavior were issued; it appeared everyone who came made the nice list this year! Where else can one chat with the big man in a 42" glazed black tufted round booth?  [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:59+00:00December 11th, 2017|employees, Family Business, Lonsdale, Made in the USA, MN|