Archive for the ‘Bar Building’ Category

How to finish the end of a bar top & bar rail

When building your own home bar whether it is free standing, a peninsula or an L shaped bar, at some point you will need to finish the end of your bar top and bar rail molding. Here are a few suggestions on how to do just that without using those unsightly end caps. Here the bar top end was finished by laminating a piece of matching solid wood over the raw edge of the main and sub bar top prior to installing the bar rail. Here you can see where the bar top, glass rail, drip edge and bar rail…

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Wood Glass Rack Molding starting at $7.75 with $3.99 shipping nationwide.

Wood glass rack molding, wine glass molding and wood stemware moldings are all terms used to describe the essential parts of a wood glass rack used for suspending stemware under counters, shelves or overhead. Wood glass racks are perfect for storing your favorite wine and pilsner glasses or any stemware glass keeping them clean and free from dust. At Hardwoods Incorporated we make and stock our wooden glass rack moldings in 2’ and 3’ lengths, made from oak, poplar, maple, cherry, walnut and mahogany with custom lengths and wood species available upon request. Our wood glass rack moldings start at $7.75 each…

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Custom Commercial Bar Top

Pictured is a recently completed commercial bar top made from solid oak for a client in Chester, New York and manufactured by Hardwoods Incorporated using our stock bar top kits, glass rail & drip edge, bar top wings and BR475 Bar Rail Molding and radius corner.

New Shipping Specifications for BR475-S Bar Rail Radius Corners

Our BR475-S bar rail molding corners now ship with the skirt/apron portion trimmed back 1/2″ as shown below: This 1/2″ cut back allows for the adjoining straight section of apron to lap over onto the radius section and thus creating a visual offset. The offset adds strength to the joint, looks better visually and eliminates the need for perfect allignment with the seam on the actual bar rail molding itself. Please contact us with questions or concerns prior to ordering or when installing our BR475-S Bar Rail Radius Corners. Thank you for choosing Hardwoods Incorporated. Save

How Much Bar Rail Do I Need?

Not sure how much bar rail molding and parts to order? Don’t see the wood specie or lengths required to complete your home or commercial bar top? Please Contact Us by phone, 1-844-BAR-RAIL, or by email. Our staff is eager and ready to answer pre-order questions and make recommendations for your specific bar project. You may also send us a rough sketch, finished drawing or picture of the bar you want to build and we will respond with our suggestions on the best methods, bar building materials and shipping options to achieve your goal. At Hardwoods Incorporated we stock a large…

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Fitting Bar Rail Radius Corners & Straights

Although all of our bar rail molding both radius and straight are made to meet or exceed industry standards for fit and consistency, it may be necessary to scribe and adjust the placement of the seams to achieve optimum results. This is especially true where curved parts intersect with straight parts as the conditions on the job site can vary from those under which the curved and straight parts were made. Not to worry, you can make slight adjustments out or up of either the straight or curved part to make a near perfect transition then sand and feather in…

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Specialty Hardwood Bar Rail Molding by Hardwoods Incorporated

At Hardwoods Incorporated we offer our entire line of Chicago bar rail moldings, bar top parts and bar front parts made from specialty hardwoods such as Wenge, Lacewood, Jatoba or Zebrawood just to name a few. We also make our matching bar rail radius corners in a variety of sizes and configurations for both 90 and 45-degree bar top corners. Pictured below are our BR475 and BR475-S 6” and 12”- 90-degree radius corners in Bubinga, Leopardwood and Sapele Mahogany respectively. Whether you are building a custom wine cellar, espresso bar or an upscale commercial bar nothing says custom more than…

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International Shipping by Hardwoods Incorporated

At Hardwoods Incorporated we offer international shipping of our bar rail moldings, bar top parts and bar front parts to DIY customers, restaurant owners, developers, property management teams and contractors. Because of the variance in shipping providers and to furnish the best possible pricing, we at Hardwoods prefer to build custom quotes for our international customers. With our easy to use international quote form found on our website, customers can select the bar rail molding and bar parts needed to complete their home or commercial bar project and submit their wish list along with shipping and contact information. Once received…

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Bar Rail Cut & Bisquet Jointed for Affordable Shipping Nationwide

At Hardwoods Incorporated we offer our bar rail moldings that are longer than 8’ cut and bisquet jointed for affordable shipping nationwide. All of our 10’, 12’ and 15’ long bar rail moldings offered online are made from one full length of bar rail then cut in half with a bisquet joint installed so they can be re-assembled on the bar top matching the grain back together. These are NOT two random pieces of bar rail. We also offer a tool at checkout called order notes where you can indicate if you want the bar rail cut and bisqueted in…

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New Bar Front Panel Moldings

New Bar Front Panel Moldings Available Online by Hardwoods Incorporated Recently added to our bar front parts selections are our PM-58 and PM-158 panel moldings for trimming your bar front. The PM-58 is a cove and bead panel molding measuring 5/8” x 5/8” used in conjunction with our bar front fluted columns and trim kits. This is the same molding currently included with our bar front trim kits and is now also sold separately in 3 piece bundles.               The PM-158 is a new panel molding measuring 7/8” x 1-5/8” used together with our…

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