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  • New Catalog and Pricing Guide! New Catalog and Pricing Guide!

    We recently released our newest wood catalog and pricing guide! Combined with artistic photography and industrial design, our wood catalog provides over 200 pages of the most comprehensive product offering in the custom cabinet components industry.

    Submitted By: Calla Davy on 10/24/2016 Categories: Products
  • Perfectly Balanced Two-Tone Kitchen Perfectly Balanced Two-Tone Kitchen

    When it comes to producing its strikingly attractive custom cabinetry, Funtime Cabinet Factory is deadly serious. The Canoga Park, CA-based custom cabinet business goes to great lengths to design, fabricate and install products that meet the approval of even its most discerning clients.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius , Rich Christianson on 05/06/2015 Categories: Gallery Products
  • Easy-to-Use Online Ordering with Anytime Easy-to-Use Online Ordering with Anytime

    In 1965, ordering custom cabinet components was not as convenient as when Jack Lansford, Sr. started Decore-ative Specialties. Now, Anytime® Online Account Management provides customers with the freedom to build, submit and review orders online.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius and Rich Christianson on 01/22/2015 Categories: About Decore Products
  • Drawer Box Design Elements Drawer Box Design Elements

    Incorporating drawer boxes into cabinetry projects is a great way to add value and benefit for homeowners. Maximizing the usability of lower cabinets is an important design element for aging adult customers who want to stay safe and independent in their own homes.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 01/08/2015 Categories: Gallery Products
  • Find Design Inspiration for 2015 Find Design Inspiration for 2015

    Twelve new galleries are now available to explore and build inspiration for your 2015 projects. Each of these galleries features a slide show of a completed kitchen cabinet project, plus information about door styles, finishes and other design details. We invite you to dive in, take a closer look and most of all get inspired!

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 12/30/2014 Categories: Gallery Products
  • Dovetail Drawer Boxes Dovetail Drawer Boxes

    Maple continues to be one of your best options for dovetail drawer boxes, especially as the market price of some high end material prices creep up. Soft Maple, Promo Soft Maple, Aspen, and Prefinished 9-Ply Birch are also light colored drawer box materials available at excellent prices.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 07/16/2014 Categories: Products
  • Ready for a Shake Up? Ready for a Shake Up?

    Turn the page of any home design magazine or spend time on Houzz.com and you will inevitably find a shaker style door. This style has seen a significant increase in popularity in the past couple years. It is a diverse door style that can be used across several different design aesthetics, making it an excellent choice for many homeowners.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 06/24/2014 Categories: Products
  • Be Distinct. Be Distinct.

    Customization is exactly what this customer did when smartly designing this beautiful kitchen. To bring this kitchen a look of its own they used a distinct material around the stove area, modified frame widths to tackle unique requirements, and incorporated beaded panels and French Lite doors.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 06/18/2014 Categories: Products
  • A Modern Craftsman Home A Modern Craftsman Home

    When completely remodeling a large craftsman home, the homeowner smartly chose to use the same cabinetry throughout the home for a seamless transition from room to room. The clean lines and built-in cabinetry retain the Craftsman look with a modern, airy feeling.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 06/12/2014 Categories: Products
  • To Remodel or Relocate-That is the Question! To Remodel or Relocate-That is the Question!

    Similar to many of us with growing families, the owners of this beautiful home were confronted with the common question; “Should we remodel or relocate?” Even with an improving economy, answering this question can have lasting consequences.

    Submitted By: Chanda Erselius on 06/09/2014 Categories: Products

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Jack Lansford, Jr. Named one of Market Leaders
Jack Lansford, Jr. Named one of Market Leaders

A key figure in the success of Decore-ative Specialties has been the leadership of Jack Lansford, Jr. in the expansion of its products and capabilities, which in turn has influenced the custom cabinet market.

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  • Celebrating Milestones: Jose A. Reyes Retiring After 19 Years!

    On Wednesday, November 25, 2020, Decore-ative Specialties celebrated the retirement of Jose A. Reyes! Serving as a team member in the Specialty Wood Shop and producing the most custom components ordered, Jose began his employment in 2001 at our Irwindale, CA facility. He completed his tenure at the same location.

  • Celebrating Milestones: Dan Ruettgers Retiring After 24 Years!

    On Friday, January 31, 2020, Decore-ative Specialties celebrated the retirement of Dan Ruettgers! Serving as a team member in the Purchasing Department, Dan began his employment in 1996 at our Irwindale, CA facility. He completed his tenure at the same location.

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  • New Catalog and Pricing Guide!

    We recently released our newest wood catalog and pricing guide! Combined with artistic photography and industrial design, our wood catalog provides over 200 pages of the most comprehensive product offering in the custom cabinet components industry.

  • WMIA 2016 Innovator of the Year

    Decore-ative Specialties’ use of a custom CNC shaper sander has significantly increased capacity and improved production in its cabinet door making process.