Closets Expo to feature installation clinics
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SAN DIEGO – Tips and tricks for facilitating smooth installation of closet and storage products will be covered in a pair of clinics at the Closets Expo.

The clinics will be presented by Eric Marshall, president of the Association of Closet and Storage Professionals. Marshall, owner of Kitchens and Closets by DEA in Tempe, Ariz., has been in the closet industry for more than four decades. In fact, he was the first employee hired by Neil Balter, founder of California Closets.

Eric Marshall

Both installation clinics will be held on Friday, April 29. They include:

Installation 2.0, 11:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.
•    Working with multi-depth panels;
•    Crown and base mouldings; 
•    Cleat-hung cabinets;
•    Countertops and islands; and
•    Cutting hinges or cams on site.
Installation 3.0
•    Garage cabinets;
•    Murphy beds; and
•    Home offices. 

Each clinic is being offered for $15.

2022 Closets Expo Registration

About the 2022 Closets Conference & Expo and Wood Pro Expo California
The Closets Conference & Expo is the annual national event for closet and home storage professionals. It is co-located with Wood Pro Expo California (WPE), a regional marketplace for woodworking professionals. The events are organized by Closets & Organized Storage and FDMC magazines respectively, each part of Woodworking Network. The twin-bill event is scheduled for April 27-29, 2022, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif.

The Closets Expo and WPE each kick off with a separate full-day conference on April 27, followed by the two-day expo, April 28-29, featuring woodworking machinery, supplies, and components. Additional educational programming is offered on both days of the expo. 

For information about exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, contact Laurel Didier, publisher of Closets & Home Storage. For all other inquiries, contact Kim Lebel, show manager. 


View the interactive exhibitor prospectus.

More upcoming Woodworking Network events
Executive Briefing Conference, September 15-17, 2022, The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Wood Pro Expo Lancaster, October 13-14, 2022, Spooky Nook Sports Center, Manheim, Pa.

Salon Industriel du Bois Ouvré (SIBO), October 27-29, 2022, Centrexpo Cogeco, Drummondville, Quebec.



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Rich Christianson is the owner of Richson Media LLC, a Chicago-based communications firm focused on the industrial woodworking sector. Rich is the former long-time editorial director and associate publisher of Woodworking Network. During his nearly 35-year career, Rich has toured more than 250 woodworking operations throughout North America, Europe and Asia and has written extensively on woodworking technology, design and supply trends. He has also directed and promoted dozens of woodworking trade shows, conferences and seminars including the Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo and the Woodworking Machinery & Supply Conference & Expo, Canada’s largest woodworking show.