Equipment Upgrade

Keeping up to date on equipment keeps our shop running at top efficiency and keeps our capabilities cutting edge.  New equipment is an investment, and the curation of the right mix of new and old machinery is a dance with the advantages of new equipment and keeping costs down with old equipment.  The idea is [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:56+00:00October 4th, 2019|Lonsdale, Minnesota Industry, shop equipment, Uncategorized, woodworking|

Minnesota Millwork & Fixtures Installs New Kundig Sander

This week at Minnesota Millwork & Fixtures, we installed a new precision Kundig sander in our facility.  Kundig is a Swiss engineered sanding machine, the name Kundig is world renowned and known for high end precision sanding.  Kundig sanders are utilized by well-known industry leading manufactures such as: Jaguar, Boeing, Elkay, Ikea, Martin Guitar, Airbus, [...]

2019-10-25T07:44:57+00:00February 8th, 2019|shop equipment, tables, woodworking|

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|

Project Completed: Harry’s Cafe

Harry's opened in Lakeville 19 years ago, and has been a local favorite ever since.  They have a large menu, and serve a large menu very well. Harry and his staff were terrific to work with!  We appreciate the business, thanks for keeping it local! [...]

Building the Perfect Bar Display

We've been constructing bars and back bars for decades.  Here are some essential features for achieving the perfect bar display. Attractive and visible liquor storage.  Nothing is worse for a busy bartender than an indecisive orderer who is going to draw out the process of placing an order.  Make your bartenders' job easier [...]

2019-11-15T14:22:12+00:00April 24th, 2017|backbar display, bars, display fixtures, Made in the USA, woodworking|

Custom Display Fixtures

Our favorite rock memorabilia collectors always come up with fantastic ways to show off the goods- we love the specs they come up with!  The fabric, the colors, the wallpaper, the frames... these custom display cases are no exception. We are always looking for the newest and latest finishes, and if anyone is ever going [...]

2019-10-25T07:45:03+00:00April 19th, 2017|display fixtures, point of sale, Restaurant Fixtures, woodworking|

Custom Walnut Bench

We love a challenge.  This custom walnut bench was something of a dare to us.  Pitch Pizzeria, a lovely restaurant in Omaha (that many of us wish was local- following their mouthwatering food pics on Instagram) expressed a desire for a new bench in their waiting area, something of a focus piece. They [...]

2019-10-25T07:45:03+00:00March 29th, 2017|Made in the USA, waiting benches, woodworking|