Jun 052015
 
Home Remodeling Questions: Real Wood or Faux?

Last month, we announced the release of real wood mantels, to accompany our existing range of real wood beams. But that’s led some customers ready to start their home remodeling project to wonder: Which is right for them? Real, or going faux? It’s an interesting dilemma – which do you go for? As-good-as-the-real-thing, or the real thing? Read More…

 Posted by on June 5, 2015
May 292015
 
Where Can Faux Wood Beam Ceiling Designs Be Seen?

Many people ask us where faux wood beam ceiling designs can be seen in person.  While it’s easy to order samples from our website, and get the chance to look at and feel them, it’s always nice to see them in their full glory. A complete installation is an easy way to imagine similar designs in Read More…

Apr 102015
 
How-To Videos with Faux Wooden Beams

In case you haven’t seen our YouTube channel, here are a few how-to videos that will help you understand what faux wooden beams are, and how easy they are to install. The first video answers the question, “What is a faux wood beam”? The second video is from the “I Hate My Kitchen” show on the Read More…

Mar 062015
 
How to Stain Faux Wood

Learning how to stain unfinished faux wood is something that many of our customers do when they want more control over how the beams or mantels blend with their room’s surrounding decor. One with beautiful dark wood furniture in their home might want to match that color, for example.  So, rather than choosing one our pre-stained beams, Read More…

Oct 172014
 
Easily Upgrade Your Home With a DIY Fireplace Mantel

As the colder weather is upon us while the days get shorter, you might be starting to think about when you’ll be sitting by the fire during the chilly nights to come.  If you are, maybe your fireplace could use a comforting accent that will add to the warmth you’ll feel when you gather in Read More…