Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Amazing Abilities of Cedar Wood

admin 31/12/2013

Many different options exist for the materials you can use for outdoor structures and furniture. I would like to discuss the benefits of one such material, cedar wood. Cedar has many great qualities that make it one of the most suitable types of wood for outdoor use. It repels rot and insects, it’s durable, beautiful, and smells great! Related Posts Making Room to Grow: Furniture for a Shared Bedroom Siblings may argue, but at the… The Amazing Abilities of Cedar Wood

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No horse and buggies rockin’ down to Electric Avenue!

admin 27/12/2013

Flipping the switch when you walk into your pitch dark house. Warming up soup in the microwave. Checking the ticker for scores at the bottom of the television. These are all extremely routine and simple tasks we do every day and most likely take for granted. For the Amish, these aren’t even prospects. Related Posts Amish Q & A with DutchCrafters CEO Jim Miller We recently hosted a Facebook Live Q and A session about… No horse and buggies rockin’ down to Electric Avenue!

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It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like…Nuptials?

admin 16/12/2013

It’s a nice day for a white wedding! Related Posts Amish Q & A with DutchCrafters CEO Jim Miller We recently hosted a Facebook Live Q and A session about the Amish. All staff gathered in the DutchCrafters showroom Read more What’s New at Barkman Furniture Alan Barkman is always one step ahead. On a recent visit to his woodshop in Ohio, our DutchCrafters team found Read more Adding Color and Finishing to Solid Wood… It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like…Nuptials?

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5 Great Ideas for Outdoor Lighthouses

Jim Miller 10/12/2013

Ideas for Amish Made Outdoor Lighthouses One of the very first Amish made products that we offered when we first opened our virtual doors at DutchCrafters in 2003 was the Amish made lighthouse.   Related Posts Amish Proverb About Work Ethic This post was updated on Nov. 7, 2018 by adding copy.  How many times has striving for perfection prevented you Read more Amish Country #TravelQuote Amish Proverb About Finishing Projects Amish Proverb Amish proverbs… 5 Great Ideas for Outdoor Lighthouses

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Made in USA – Why Buy American Made

admin 09/12/2013

There are several good reasons to buy “Made in USA” products, below we explore a few. Related Posts 8 American Made Products and the Top Reasons to Buy Them American made. Just the sound of those words can connect us to a feeling of pride. With so many businesses Read more Facts About Furniture Feet Furniture feet come in all shapes and styles. The feet of chairs and tables have often reflected different style periods… Made in USA – Why Buy American Made

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The Amish of Pinecraft

Jim Miller 04/12/2013

Amish of Pinecraft This blog post was updated on June 6, 2019. Pinecraft is a neighborhood of about 3000 Amish and Mennonites in Sarasota, Florida.  It’s a tourist destination for Amish and Mennonites from all over North America, in addition to being a point of curiosity for other visitors to Sarasota who might do a double-take when they see an Amish boy roller-blading down Bahia Vista Street or several Amish teenagers walking back from the… The Amish of Pinecraft

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