A Time to Look Back

A Time to Look Back

The idea of Dan’s Millwork Picks originated with the idea of sharing the latest and greatest information with Kuiken Brothers’ customers in order to help keep you on the cutting edge. When I write a new edition, I am always searching for new products and product improvements in order to be able to share with…

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Marvin Windows - Any Color You Want

Marvin Windows - Any Color You Want

Have you ever been at an initial job meeting with a potential new client and heard some unusual requests? Sometimes clients have expectations that just aren’t realistic. Some clients want their houses to become bigger than is possible, or achieve a look that is totally out of character for the neighborhood. I actually met with…

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The Beauty of Wood

The Beauty of Wood

Recently, I was lucky enough to attend an industry trip where we toured a lumber milling operation in the beautiful north country of Maine. We watched this 5th generation logging company and learned how they process the trees from their own land, get them to their mill and turn the logs into beautiful finished white…

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Downloadable CAD Files for Federal Style Moulding Design

Downloadable CAD Files for Federal Style Moulding Design

To assist in the specification of moulding and millwork packages, Kuiken Brothers has created two different sections within our website where you can download CAD drawings of our KB Classical Moulding Collection as .DWG, .DXF and .PDF files. We have also created a number of full room combination ideas for each of the six architectural styles…

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Nantucket Door Series from Simpson Doors

Nantucket Door Series from Simpson Doors

When you think of the island of Nantucket, you might picture tasteful cottages, unspoiled beaches and perhaps even a 20 foot great white shark menacing the entire island. When I think of Nantucket, I picture the harsh coastal weather that builders and architects have to consider when choosing building products that will last. That environment…

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How Wood Doors Should Look - TruStile Doors from Kuiken Brothers

How Wood Doors Should Look - TruStile Doors from Kuiken Brothers

Natural wood doors can make a dramatic impact on the interior design of a home or commercial building. They can add character, warmth and texture. Different wood species can convey different feelings and themes. For example, Cherry or Mahogany wood can make a room feel more elegant or formal, while Pine or Alder can add…

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Kuiken Brothers for Commercial & Multi-family Window Projects

Kuiken Brothers for Commercial & Multi-family Window Projects

When considering windows for your commercial projects, you can feel confident in turning to Kuiken Brothers to find the right solution based on the project needs. Kuiken Brothers sells many different brands of windows for all residential applications, but we also have the expertise and manufacturer relationships to find the proper window for most commercial…

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Kleer PVC - More Than Just 1x4 Trim

Kleer PVC - More Than Just 1x4 Trim

Kuiken Brothers has been selling Kleer Lumber and their PVC trim products for over 7 years now and the success of their products continues to grow. By now, most of our customers are aware of the advantages of the Kleer PVC products. Kleer is made from expanded cellular PVC and is the perfect product for…

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Therma-Tru Introduces New Privacy Glass Choices For Entry Doors

Therma-Tru Introduces New Privacy Glass Choices For Entry Doors

As a remodelor or contractor, assisting your customers in selecting an exterior door has become more difficult over recent years. There are so many door choices and glass choices. Customers want to customize their look without killing their budget and they want to review all of the available options. One aspect of exterior doors that…

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