2016 Wood Diamond Award
Lancaster Cabinet Company (Leola, PA)
Main Category: Bar - Residential
Dollar Amount: Under $25,000
Sub Category: Best Overall
Briefly describe your business and the type of products manufactured.
Lancaster Cabinet Company is a luxury cabinetmaker in the retail and wholesale residential market
What materials/species were used in this project/item?
Client specified a custom grey painted and glazed finish on maple. All solid hardwoods and hardwood veneer core plywoods
Describe, in detail, the project/item's construction
Very detailed design process, with a slightly convex radius center base cabinet and furniture bracket leg detail. LED lighting was incorporated in design from beginning. Tall cabinets with glass doors were carefully constructed to fit perfectly over existing arched windows in order to keep the natural light in the room. The sunburst mullions in the doors was laid out to match the sunburst in the window mullions.
What is the most unusual aspect or outstanding characteristic of this entry?
Definitely the most challenging aspect was to craft the cabinets to fit the windows.
Other challenges were accommodating a large quantity of wine and other drinks while keeping a great visual display.
How has being a member of the CMA benefited you and/or your business?
We utilize the forums as a reference for many business related questions and challenges
List any items that were outsourced.
Doors, drawers, molding