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Avoiding Pitfalls in Architectural Woodworking Project Inspection

In a recent article, we explored how to avoid common errors in QCP certification, along with the twenty most frequent errors we see. In this article, we're going to explore the common errors we see during the woodworker inspection.  Woodworking project inspections Architectural woodworking projects are inspected by a nationwide team of trained and tested QCP representatives. This highly experie (more...)

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QCC Introduces Two New Board Members

AWI QCC Executive Director Randy Estabrook welcomes two new Board of Directors members to the Quality Certification Corporation (QCC).  Associate Partner Kurt Glauber of Robert A.M Stern Architects and Barry Sterling, CEO of JC Millwork, Inc. each were elected to a three-year term which began on Jan. 1, 2019. 

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Wood Casework Surface Finish Requirements

In this article we’ll look in detail at casework surface finishing, things to consider, requirements, and examples of finishing systems.  Types of AWI Wood Casework Surface Finishes AWI’s casework surface finishes – including finishes on custom, semi-custom or stock wood casework – are categorized into four sections. These are: Exposed exterior surfaces – where all surfaces are (more...)

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