What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I do as much reading of trade magazines as I canto keep up on the latest materials and techniques - mostly Fine Woodworking andFine Home Building.
How did you get started doing this type of work?
My father was a professional home builder with his own company. We were non-union so we got to do everything involved with building a house - carpentry, drywall, insulation, plumbing, cement finishing - you name it, we did it.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Finish carpentry and tile work. I do a fair number of built-ins and general carpentry work. The tile work ranges from terra cotta to marble.
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
If you have an original idea about a woodworking or guitar building project, I'm your guy.