White Oak Grain

White Oak and Custom Woodworking

What is White Oak? White oak is a hardwood native to North America and can be found from northern Florida to northern Ontario. It is a long-lived tree and has been found to live to 450 years. The oldest recorded white oak tree is estimated to be over 600 years old. White oak trees grow … Read more

Aersol Boxes under construction at the DP Juza workshop.

Boxing in COVID-19

Katie Eichten, MD shared a video with Ben showing the benefits of a custom manufactured “aerosol box,” showing its effectiveness in reducing the spread of the virus within healthcare settings. Dr. Eichten asked Ben if this was something DP Juza woods and Fixtures could help with.

Over 20 full-size doors ready to be finished.

Doors, Doors and More Doors

A project we have in house currently, consists of 120 full height gear lockers, for a golf course clubhouse remodel at Carlisle Barracks, in Carlisle, PA. These things are the real deal, heavy duty, lifetime use locker.

Our new cherry-red Simplicity Snowblower

Simplicity – Our New Snowblower

In Wisconsin we have two seasons, construction season and Winter. Winter is a total crap shoot. Sometimes it’s cold as all can be, sometimes it just snows to beat heck. This year we decided to stop shoveling everywhere and work smarter.

The new retail counter at the Woodfield Country Club tennis pro shop.

The Rise of Tennis

For the past two decades, we have pushed hard to find retail spaces that were willing to entertain cutting edge design and atmospheres. Here are a few photos to showcase a beautiful southern Tennis Pro-Shop.

Two of our craftsmen take a knee in front a job well done.

Projects That Define a Business

There are jobs, projects or even moments that will define the life of any business.  Crossroads, of sorts, that if met with great expectations will catapult a business to the next level or, if not met, could spell the beginning of the end for any business.

A fire extinguisher posted next to several flame-resistant cabinets.

October is Fire Prevention Month

As you can imagine, a wood shop presents many fire hazards. There are several types of fire extinguishers available in today’s market, from water extinguishers to AFFF foam, CO2 or ABC Powder extinguishers

Dust Collection is a Must

Dust is inevitable in a woodworking shop, so dust collectors are a must. Some machines produce so much dust, they need their own dust collectors.

Zach routing the edge of a custom shelving unit.

Welcome, Zach!

The newest member of the DP Juza family is not only a woodworking veteran, but also a veteran of our Army National Guard!  With 8 years of woodworking experience, he comes to us with extensive knowledge in all aspects of our process at DP Juza.

A detail of a dovetail joint one one of our drawer boxes.

Our Construction Process – Drawer Boxes

Through the years, we have tried different styles of drawer boxes and have fine-tuned how our drawer boxes are built and our end product standard. Dovetail drawer boxes are generally considered a higher quality drawer box than more traditional types of drawers for many reasons.