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 [...]

Finished Bowling Alley Interior

Bowlero is a new customer to us and we love the design details that we get to work on with them.  Design collaboration is an area that we strive for excellence in. The biggest design and production challenges were the bar and the AV Hub. There [...]

Best New Vendor 2018!

Minnesota Millwork named best new vendor.  On September 25, in Tampa, Florida, Front Burner Brands held their annual Golden Fork Awards.  Minnesota Millwork and Fixtures won the award for Best New Vendor in 2018.  In 2018 Minnesota Millwork and Fixtures began working with The Melting Pot, a specialty fondue franchise with 130 locations nationwide, on [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:57+00:00October 4th, 2018|booth seating, chairs, Completed Jobs, point of sale, Restaurant Fixtures|

Finished Project- The Melting Pot

Everything is better dipped in cheese.  Or chocolate.  Here's a restaurant that celebrates fondue, great concept right?!  And we haven't even gotten to the interior yet! The seating for this restaurant has been fun for the entire shop, the upholstery department very much enjoyed the new materials in the metal frames, and the [...]

Rearranging Restaurant Furniture

How often do you walk into your favorite restaurant and find they've rearranged?  *awkward pause while I anticipate inquisitive looks* Yeah, me either. Everything is in exactly the same place, or there has been a recent remodel with entirely new fixtures, lighting has changed, etc... and the booths still might be in the same [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:58+00:00March 14th, 2018|booth seating, Restaurant Fixtures, Upholstered Seating|

What’s new in the shop… this year

We love making booths.  Our upholstery department has been having a great time with some new custom booths, with some great fabrics and finishes that we all can't help but get excited about! Sue does most of our sewing, which cracks me up because it reminds me of [...]

What’s new in the shop…

Booths!  Our upholstery team is hard at it with some fantastic seating in the works.  They have turned out some beautiful pieces lately! These ladies (and gentlemen) are cranking out booths with efficiency and accuracy, and we are so proud of how this department [...]

Bar Building

We've been making beautiful (oops, not supposed to say that about your own work.  Well it's true.) back bars for years.  Just one example that we've made several variations of for the Olive Garden: We've been making bar tops for less time, that's true, however, one can't help but watch as each [...]

2019-10-25T07:45:00+00:00September 18th, 2017|backbar display, bars, Made in the USA, Restaurant Fixtures, woodworking|

New booth design!

We love designing custom pieces for our customers.  So when we had the opportunity to work with the design team for one of our favorite repeat customers on a new booth design we were thrilled to make them some prototypes. This is a new style of booth back for us with the fabric foldover.  Paired with [...]