Estate Millwork Knowledge Base


Outdoor Kitchen Cabinet Doors

Published: June 08, 2022

With an outdoor kitchen you will likely want outdoor storage for your cooking utensils and accessories and you likely want this storage you want something that is going to look good and last for a long time and finishing this storage off with the right solid wood cabinet doors can achieve this. Shop Outdoor Cabinet Doors Exterior Wood Cabinet Doors When designing your outdoor kitchen and its cabinetry you likely want something that will look elegant and add to the overall look of your outdoor living space; wooden cabinet doors from Estate Millwork can do just that. When it co...


Elegant Wine Cellar Doors

Published: June 01, 2022

The door to your wine cellar is the first impression of your entire wine storage room. If you love to make a good first impression, then you will want a stylish and unique custom wine cellar doors to grace your wine room. You don’t want to end up choosing the wrong wood for your desired custom wine cellar, right? Here are a range of options and questions to consider when you are considering the finish you want to achieve in your wine cellar. Shop Wine Room Doors Which Woods are Best in the Wine Cellar Mahogany Mahogany is an extremely attractive hardwood, with its uniform ...


What Makes Wood Doors Superior

Published: May 25, 2022

When it comes to selecting the right door for your home there are several factors that will go into this decision but first and foremost is what material will your door be made of wood, steel or fiberglass. We believe that solid hardwood is the best option when it comes to your new doors, and we think it is important to tell you why we feel this way. Here are a few reasons why we think you won’t want to choose anything other than beautiful hardwood for your new door. Shop Wooden Doors Every Wood Door is Unique Personalizing your home's aesthetics has become a big part in recen...


Beautiful Shutters for Your Traditional American Cape Cod Home

Published: May 18, 2022

The smaller, economical and practical Cape Cod home boomed across America from the 1930s-1950s, but actually began years before in colonial New England. The variety in Cape Cod homes is enormous, the styles of doors and windows are different in every home. The original colonists of America made the journey here because of freedom of religion, so we should not be surprised at the stark nature of America's first homes. The homes had no dormers, the chimney was centered in the home so that it warmed the entire house. Shutters were made to actually close over the windows, the home’s sid...


Solid Hardwood Cabinet Doors In and Outside your Home

Published: April 18, 2022

When it comes to the cabinets in your home it may come time to replace or reface and you will be faced with the question: do you get real hardwood or MDF. While the MDF may be the less expensive option it isn’t necessarily the best. MDF or Medium Density Fiberboard is a man made material that is free of knots and other wood defining characteristics, while this can be considered good in some applications it also has its weaknesses, it is not as strong as natural wood, it can be extremely heavy and it will deteriorate when it gets wet. While MDF can be sealed and painted to make it more r...