Alter Eagle

MASTER CARPENTER
Serving the San Francisco North Bay

Finishing Carpenter

Finishing carpentry by a 30 year master craftsman
Trim moulding, custom cabinet and millwork

Local San Francisco North Bay woodworking shop all moulding and millwork installed by a master carpenter


Crown Moulding

Crown completes the balance of decorative trims at the wall to ceiling and can set the tone of a room. Few other finishing trim details offer the visual impact for your home like crown moulding.

Crown Moulding
Crown Moulding

Crown moulding build up using multiple design elements

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Crown molding sits on an angle with compound miter joints that are important to get correct so over time there is no seperation with seasonal changes. Typically the install is a primed crown, most painters prefer to do the final finishing in place after the nails are filled and the edges caulked.


Trim Mouldings

Window casings with jamb extensions stools and aprons, baseboard, coffered ceilings and custom millwork. Door casing and installations retrofit with matching hinge and custom jamb widths or pre-hung.

Coffer ceiling trim
Trim Moulding

Panelled coffer ceiling for a home office and library

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From classical historic craftsman style restoration to contemporay trim moulding renovations. Built-down coffered and box beam ceilings. Trims applied to drywall return windows or wood jamb extensions for replacements. Full range of door installations from new to upgrades. Custom millwork.


Wainscot

Wainscot or wainscoat is the paneling that is typically on a lower portion of a wall. From historic to modern designs wainscotting adds a classical elegance to your home.

Wainscot Panels
Wainscot Panels

Wainscot panels with custom made chair rail trims and base

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There are a few different types of wainscot. The inset panel and applied trim styles require a careful layout of the room with the panels made to equalize the widths. The flat panel wainscot can be individual boards or a ply that mimics that look and both use a chair rail and base.


Custom Cabinets

Cabinets custom built to the size and application you need for your designs. From entertainment cabinets to Craftsman built-in styles with shaker doors.

Custom Cabinets
Custom Cabinets

Entertainment cabinet built into a wall niche

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Custom made cabinets from our local woodworking shop with solid maple ply construction, typically paint grade with face frame and shaker doors. The cabinets are installed and can be primed then they are finished in place.


Cabinet Installation

Stock cabinet installations and customizing.
Crown and re-builds for supplied stock cabinets.

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Cabinets

Kitchen remodel with customized stock cabinets

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Stock cabinets re-built for farmers sinks warming drawers and refridgerator surrounds. Re-configured cabinets for islands and custom use. Custom trim work for supplied stock cabinets. Cabinets installed and crown mouldings applied.


Trim and Cabinet Estimates

You can telephone, text or email to set up a site visit.

Most trim and crown moulding estimates can be done during a site visit. Custom cabinets we go over the design and usually can get back within a few days. Stock cabinets are typically installed on a time and material basis.