New booth project

A new customer of ours is collaborating with our designer for all of the seating in their restaurant.  We love a creative collaborative effort!  This fabric was initially chosen to be tufted for the booths.  On the prototype the pattern looked really cool tufted, changing the lines with the fabric folding, but the material had [...]

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 [...]

December 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 [...]

December 11th, 2017|employees, Family Business, Lonsdale, Made in the USA, MN|

It’s official!

One year ago, Randall Rivers purchased R&L Woodcraft from Randy and Lori Stangler.  It's been a great year!  Business is good, we're enjoying our work, we're growing and placing an emphasis on building our team. It's time for our rebrand. Effective July 1, 2017, R and L Woodcraft is changing our name to [...]

June 30th, 2017|Family Business, Lonsdale, Made in the USA, MN|

Happy Birthday Minnesota Millwork & Fixtures!

Next week marks the one year anniversary of the sale of R&L Woodcraft from Randy and Lori Stangler to Randall and Cindy Rivers.  While we've been planning the name change all year, it is also the day that we've selected to make our transition complete from R&L Woodcraft to the more descriptive Minnesota Millwork and [...]

June 23rd, 2017|Family Business, Lonsdale, Made in the USA, MN|

Project Complete: New Booth Cushions for Teahouse Restaurant

If it isn't broken, don't fix it. The owner of the Teahouse Chinese Restaurant in Plymouth contacted us about the booths in their restaurant.  We took a look and agreed that their booths had seen better days, but maybe weren't done yet.  The frames were sturdy and in good shape.  What they really needed [...]

May 17th, 2017|booth seating, Completed Jobs, Made in the USA, MN, Upholstered Seating|