My Top 5 Favorite LISP files for Autocad

While there are a lot of LISP files for AutoCAD to talk about, there are 5 that I use keeping productivity in mind. I use all of these on a regular basis. Not having just one of them would greatly impact the speed at which I’m able to produce drawings. I can remember when I [...]

By |2020-03-13T17:05:59-04:00May 25th, 2020|Education|0 Comments

Millwork Drafting Standards

I recently wrote a Blog Post titled Millwork Drafting Fundamentals. The purpose of that particular article was to educate new drafters on how old Manual Drafting Techniques could be used in AutoCAD to reduce errors as they relate to Plans, Elevations, and Sections not matching one another. That post triggered a question that we feel [...]

By |2020-03-13T17:12:08-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Education|0 Comments

Understanding Frameless Cabinets

Back when I was in High School, I was fortunate to be able to enroll into a Cabinetmaking Program at my local Vocational Technical School. This allowed me to spend half of my day in a traditional classroom setting while spending the remaining part of my day learning the trade of Cabinetmaking. When Vo-Tech Students [...]

By |2020-04-01T13:59:58-04:00May 20th, 2020|Education|0 Comments

Knowing When to Submit an RFI for Millwork

Have you ever been working on a Commercial Millwork Project and come across something that wasn't going to work out as planned? Maybe you were laying out a Reception Desk and an obstruction was overlooked - creating a problem with the design. Maybe you were laying out a bank of Base Cabinets and the plumbing [...]

By |2020-03-16T11:51:51-04:00May 18th, 2020|Education|0 Comments

Understanding a Millwork Scope of Work

A few. months before I completed School to earn my Associates Degree in Architectural Drafting and Design - I was presented with the opportunity to take on the role of Draftsman at an Architectural Millwork Company. Up until this point, I had been working in the Shop and was excited about this new position in [...]

By |2020-03-18T09:25:42-04:00May 15th, 2020|Education|0 Comments

Creating Curved Millwork Panels

As Drafters and Cabinetmakers, we tend to obsess over straight lines and square corners. After all, it’s what we were taught when learning the trade. What if things were deliberately not straight- like a Curved Millwork Panel along the face of a Reception Desk? In this article we’re going to take away some of the [...]

By |2020-05-13T14:54:19-04:00May 13th, 2020|Education|0 Comments

Spring Cleaning Series: The importance of cleaning your cabinets

Can you believe spring is here?  It’s time to open the windows and get the germs out of the house!  If you’re anything like me, I do a deep clean every spring at home and at the office.  There’s no better feeling than a nice clean working area.  I usually set aside an entire weekend [...]

By |2020-04-21T17:36:44-04:00May 4th, 2020|Education|0 Comments