TITLE

The perfect finish

AUTHOR(S)
Shipman, John
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;1/18/2002 Supplement, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Stresses the need for durable finishing within the furniture industry. List of consumer preferences for furniture finishes; Overview on the attractiveness and durability of finishes as a major selling point for furniture manufacturers and retailers; Examples of popular standards for furniture finishes.
ACCESSION #
5971065

 

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