About the Author: Katie Knight

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Business as missions: Giving back to our customers

Business as Missions: Giving Back To Our Customers

When we first started our charity golf tournament, the idea originated from the suggestion of several customers. Tulsa manager Rod Ratliff regularly played golf with several customers. After talking about the idea with them, he decided to host a charity golf tournament with our customers and partners. Rod thought this would be in line with …

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What Does Business as Mission Mean?

What Does Business As Mission Mean?

You may have heard us talk about our philosophy of “business as mission.” But what does this really mean? Changing the why and the way people do business Our mission is to change the why and the way people use business. We believe that one of our biggest callings is to use our everyday skills …

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Business as missions: Building an outdoor counseling space for children

Five things you should do for every wood floor installation

You’ve heard it said: “follow the manufacturer’s instructions” when doing a wood floor installation. It is tempting to rely only on past experience when doing an installation. After all, you do this for a living, right? How different could this floor be from the last X number of floors you’ve installed? Installation is acceptance As …

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Simple DIY Wood Projects

Simple DIY Wood Projects For An Afternoon

Have some extra wood around or want to check out our 8 for $8 Lake Tahoe board sale? I’m all about simple DIY wood projects, especially when I have the materials. Like many Pinterest and DIY lovers, I often have a hard time knowing where to start, and I sometimes don’t end up actually completing the …

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Still Creek Ranch Project

Still Creek Ranch Project

We often get questions about how The Master’s Craft is different, and one of the first things we say is that we aim to do business as mission. But what does that actually mean? “We’re very passionate about teaching people that you don’t have to sacrifice your skills and a career and vocation to go …

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Our New Place In Denver

A few months in the making, our Rio Grande grand opening was a big success. “There was a much bigger turnout than I expected. The day was extremely positive and one of the reps said that it was the biggest grand opening he’s ever been to since he started his job,” said Mark Fay, our …

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How to repair a gouge on a hardwood floor

How To Fix A Deep Gouge in Wire-Brushed Wood Flooring

A deep gouge in a wire brushed floor may seem like a nightmare to fix, and a good candidate for a full board replacement. If the gouge is deep enough, the raw wood is probably showing through. Plus, the wire-brushed texture makes this seem like a complicated fix that putty is not going to do …

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How to fix an open knot on hardwood floor

How To Fix An Open Knot In Wood Flooring

An open or broken knot hole may not be all that serious of a problem, but it can cause great concern in a homeowner. They may be asking questions like: Is my floor falling apart? Did I buy a good quality floor? Will this happen to other areas of the floor? A simple fix involves …

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