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Using Woodworking as a Way to Relax

In this day and age, we’re all looking for a way to relax from an otherwise hectic and chaotic life. Some people get into bad habits to take their mind off of their troubles, like smoking and overeating, while others find a more viable outlet that truly pays off in many more ways than one. Read the full article

The Implications of New Architectural Woodwork Standards

The North American Architectural Woodwork Standards have been released. Effective on July 1st, these guidelines will direct all projects on the continent. The standards contain safety measures, size limitations, and common materials. The handbook helps to solidify projects and make sure that all contractors adhere to the same regulations. In 2017, cabinet hardware is one Read the full article

Is Woodworking a Fun Hobby?

Developing a hobby and truly enjoying what you’re doing can actually be more difficult than you think. The reason for this is due to the fact that people spend a lot of money on a hobby only to find that they get bored with it and give it up entirely. Woodworking, on the other hand, Read the full article

Lacey and Larkin Frontera Fund Helps Migrants In Arizona

Every year, there is an increasing number of violations against basic civil, human, and migrant rights. These issues are especially prevalent along the United States and Mexican border. Many people are killed, mistreated, and denied the legal treatment any other citizen should receive. The shocking fact is these crimes are going unreported and public awareness Read the full article

Pier 1 Chairs Recalled in Light of Lead Paint

Pier 1 has recalled thousands of Temani wicker outdoor chairs that were subject to excessive lead paint usage. There have been no reported cases of consumer ailment, but this is a precautionary measure that could potentially save lives. Pier 1 does not have a history of safety violations, so no long term sanctions will be Read the full article

Betsy DeVos- Dedicated to Educational Change

For many years Betsy DeVos has made an incredible name for herself in business and politics. For more than three decades DeVos has worked for change in this field through campaigns, political action committees, and her own philanthropic work. In a recent interview with Philanthropy Roundtable DeVos spoke about her passion for philanthropy and where Read the full article

Getting Started with a Woodworking Hobby

Woodworking is quickly becoming one of the most popular hobbies people are taking up worldwide. It enables the individual to create a unique piece of art that they can then stain and protect to cherish for a lifetime. Once you make the decision to get into woodworking yourself, it’s vital that you find the tools Read the full article

What are the Benefits of Woodworking?

Nowadays, you’ll find an insurgence of people taking up the hobby of woodworking. The beauty about woodworking is that it provides the person with an outlet to express their creativity. It is also a cheaper hobby for individuals who might be on a strict budget where they can’t necessarily spend thousands just to get started. Read the full article

SFI Certification for SmartLam

In the United States, SmartLam becomes the first company to earn SFI Certification. This accomplishment will allow them to pursue larger projects without risk of insurance. Cross laminated timber can be dangerous in the wrong contexts, but this certification guarantees that SmartLam is using the right operating systems and machinery. Different degrees of SFI certification Read the full article

Dr. Haque of Horizon Internal Medicine

Patients new and returning all have nothing but the best opinions and testimonials. Providing his services in North Carolina for over 15 years in the Asheboro and Ramseur areas with tremendous success working with his patients. The testimonials of patients for Dr.Imran Haque clearly speak for themselves.   Dr.Imran Haque has completed the University of Read the full article