Potomac Falls, VA – The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) has released the spring 2014 edition of their official journal, Design Solutions Magazine. The publication offers in depth features and resources including a technical article and a Product Showcase.

A cornerstone article and technical article are published in each new issue of Design Solutions Magazine. This quarter’s cornerstone article is called “I’ve Got a Problem With the Woodwork on my Project” and discusses how the AWI Quality Certification Program provides a value to the end user of architectural woodwork and to the construction team. This issue’s technical article is called “Wood Finishing Fundamentals” and discusses why we finish, what to choose and how it performs.

As always, you can still count on seeing the same beautiful examples of fine architectural woodwork manufactured by AWI Member Companies.

The spring 2014 issue features AWI member companies:

• Chamberlain Companies, Inc., of Salem, NH and their work on South Shore Medical Center, in Norwell, MA.

• Lange Bros. Woodwork Co., Inc., of Milwaukee, WI and their work on Feynman Center, in Fitchburg, WI.

• Louisville Lumber & Millwork, of Louisville, KY and their work on the Independence Bank in Paducah, KY.

• Deas Millwork Co., of North Semmes, AL and their work on Jones Walker Law Offices in Mobile, AL.

Design Professionals seeking AIA credits can rely on the AWI Speakers Bureau to fulfill their learning credits. The AWI Speakers Bureau provides the opportunity for design professionals, woodworking firms, and other industry partners to host speakers who deliver current and relevant information on the standards and practices within the architectural woodwork industry for AIA credits. AWI is the oldest registered continuing education provider of learning units for architects and design professionals.

The spring 2014 edition of Design Solutions, as well as back issues, can be found on the AWI website, www.awinet.org.

About AWI

The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) is a nonprofit trade association founded in 1953. Today, AWI represents nearly 4000 members consisting of architectural woodworkers, suppliers, design professionals and students from around the world.

Source: AWI

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