Frequently Asked Questions

1. How Long Have You Been in Business?

Benchmark Woodworks was established in 1983.  Our craftsmen, project managers and engineers have spent their careers in this field and have many, many years of experience that will benefit your project.

2. What kind of work does Benchmark do?

We produce a variety of millwork products.  Retail Store and Restaurant interior millwork packages, Architectural Millwork, and Commercial Casework makes up our work.

3. What size is the company?

Our facility is 45,000 square feet, of which 40,000 is shop space.  We average approximately 20 employees.

4. Do you perform design work?

We generally work from designs created by our customer’s design professionals.  We then take those designs and engineer the wood fabrication techniques required to produce the product.

5. Can Benchmark do Value Engineering?

Value Engineering is part of our responsibility to our customers.  We always try to come up with the most economical way to create the project thereby creating the best value for our customers.

6. Does Benchmark do installation work?

When we are responsible for the installation of the finished products we work with a select group of partner companies that specialize in millwork installation.  These companies that contract with us for installation, work closely with us to ensure that details are accurate, fit and finish are to specification, and deadlines are met.

7. What geographical area do you cover?

We ship millwork and fixture packages all over the U.S.  Many of our customers have multiple locations in various regions of the country.

8. How do you deliver product?

It depends on the type & size of the project.  For projects in close proximity to our shop, we sometimes deliver in our own or a rented truck.  Other jobs are crated and shipped via Motor Freight, or blanket wrapped and shipped in a dedicated point to point truck.  Our goals for shipping are: on time, no damage to product, best value.

9. Can Benchmark provide CAD shop drawings?

Yes.  All of our projects begin with CAD drawings prepared by our experienced engineering department.  These drawings are submitted to the customer for review and approval prior to the start of production.

10. Can you do finishing?

Our experienced finishers are able to apply many types of wood finishes from solid color paints to beautiful stained finishes with transparent top coats.  Many of the finishes we apply are catalyzed for increased durability.  Our finishes are applied using various types of spray painting equipment.

11. What shop equipment do you have?

Our equipment consists of modern CNC panel processing machinery as well as traditional woodworking machines.

12. Does Benchmark fabricate with materials other than wood and laminates?

Our shop is set up for wood fabrication only, however, we have relationships with industry partners and vendors in other disciplines with whom we collaborate to furnish our customers with complete turnkey packages which often include Metal, Stone, Solid Surface, and Upholstery.