2016 Wood Diamond Award
Crow Wing Cabinetry (Brainerd, MN)
Main Category: Bath
Dollar Amount: Under $25,000
Sub Category: Best Overall
Briefly describe your business and the type of products manufactured.
We are a custom cabinet shop that has been serving the Brainerd Lakes Area since 1992. Besides our custom cabinets we also offer a couple of lines of semi-custom cabinets in KraftMaid and Medallion.
What materials/species were used in this project/item?
The cabinets are Clear Alder with a dark stain and the countertops are Daino Reale marble with a leathered finish.
Describe, in detail, the project/item's construction
The cabinets are built with a pre-finished Birch plywood interior and hardwood dovetail drawers. The door hardware is a blum euro style concealed hinge with soft close and the drawer guides are a Blum B563H full extension undermount drawer guide with soft close. The legs on the vanity are Osborne #1466 husky reeded island legs.
What is the most unusual aspect or outstanding characteristic of this entry?
One of the best parts of this bathroom is the tall fluted columns and the finished soffit above the vanities. The fluting on the columns that frames the mirrors is interrupted by the sconce lights that provide the lighting.
How has being a member of the CMA benefited you and/or your business?
Being a member of the CMA has been a good way to connect with other industry professionals and also in seeing new ideas.
List any items that were outsourced.
The countertops were fabricated and installed by Capital Granite.