Hochstetler Wood’s Vertically Integrated Manufacturing Plan

The following content is syndicated content. Hochstetler Wood Ltd. has occupied its Millersburg, OH-based location since its startup in 1973, producing a variety of wood components including: edge-blued panels, mouldings and other machined parts. Sister firm HW Chair produces solid wood seating for the residential, commercial and institutional markets. There are roughly 48 employees at […]

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Hiland Wood’s Component & Casket Making Capabilities

The following content is syndicated content. Hiland Wood Products began in 1970 to help supply mouldings, millwork and components for cabinetry sister firm Schrock‚Äôs of Walnut Creek [since 1918] as well as other area makers. Another market is casket production. Business has been good for the firms and manufacturing space, currently at approximately 130,000 square […]

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What native woods are suitable for building a rustic log-type stair-railing? Use downed wood from storm?

A reader asked.. Recent Ice storm created an abundance of downed branches ranging in the right size- 2″- 8″ in diameter- and I want to build a fence type handrail system for my stairway and top of stairwell with top and bottom rails with smaller vertical “sticks” between. I would prefer not having the bark […]

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