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Woodworking Industry

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

Woodworking and Where You Can Go Wrong

https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/17/pittsburghs-kerf-cases-enrobes-your-phone-in-fine-wood/   Building a shed or similar sizable building, remodeling a room, crafting a table, and just about anything that turns wood from a beautiful, raw block into a gratifying work of art is truly satisfying. Many people pick up woodworking as a hobby because of the instant gratification that accompanies it. Woodworking is not Read the full article

Labor and Technology Changes in the North American Woodworking Industry

The woodworking industry in the United States and Canada is facing challenges related to its workforce and its adoption of technology. On one hand, American woodworking companies are enjoying the continuous and gradual economic recovery that has been unfolding over the last few years; on the other hand, Canadian companies are facing a shortage of Read the full article