What is Millwork?

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Millwork is a general term for any type of woodwork or building material that was historically manufactured in a mill. It can include anything from doors to wall paneling. However, the term is most commonly used to refer to decorative trim, molding, door frames, and shelving. Millwork can be used to add character to a room and transform a bland space into something beautiful.

Benefits of Using Millwork

There are many benefits to using millwork in your home, including:

  • Adds character and beauty: Millwork can add a touch of elegance and sophistication to any room.
  • Increases value: Custom millwork can add value to your home.
  • Hides imperfections: Millwork can be used to hide imperfections in your walls or ceilings.
  • Creates focal points: Millwork can be used to create focal points in a room.
  • Provides functionality: Some types of millwork, such as crown molding, can also help to insulate your home.

Things to Consider Before Purchasing Millwork

Before you purchase millwork for your home, there are a few things to consider, such as:

  • Material: Millwork can be made from a variety of materials, including wood, MDF, and composite materials. The best material for your project will depend on your budget and your needs.
  • Budget: Millwork can range in price from less than a dollar to more than $10 per linear foot. It is important to set a budget before you start shopping. The millwork we typically purchase in Seattle ranges from $2.5 to $5 per linear foot.
  • Color: Millwork can be painted or stained to match your existing décor.
  • Style: There are many different styles of millwork available. Choose a style that complements the overall style of your home
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Burl’s Commitment to Quality Millwork

At Burl, we are committed to providing our customers with the highest quality millwork products. For our projects we can provide a wide variety of regular and custom millwork options to choose from. We recommend high-quality millwork as any additional material cost is typically more than made up by reduced labor cost as a result of high-quality installing millwork.

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