July 2016

wsn_0716_175News Desk


IWF 2016: Exhibitor wait list sign of ‘pent-up demand.’


Transitional design tops new trends survey.


WOOD MARKETS: Red oak enjoys home-court edge.


Tools & Techniques


DeWalt’s cordless planer features brushless motor.


TigerStop calipers help boost accuracy.


Jet Smart panel-processor produces precise results.


Virutex presents new panel joining system.


Columns


FINISHING: Helpful hints for applying water-based finishes. By Bob Flexner


Features


GETTING A HANDLE ON HARDWARE: Some cabinet fixture trends are evolving to become sleeker and more functional, while others cherish form and whimsy.


BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG BUSINESS: Volz, Clarke & Associates might be based in Massachusetts, but their variety of services sells big in New York City.


IT’S A FINE LINE: Your topcoating selection can come down to some essential issues, such as look, durability and cost.