- Design in Wood
- Member Shop
Our sponsors contribute to SDFWA in many ways and deserve your patronage. A benefit of SDFWA membership is the discount our members receive when purchasing from our sponsors. Additionally, sponsors support our activities – including the raffle at our general meetings, door prizes at our fall seminar, and materials for the 19th Century Chair Shop at the Design in Wood Exhibition at the San Diego County Fair.
Phone: (619) 279-2011
Hours: 7:30-4:30 M-F
7290 Claremont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92111
Dave Stelmachowski, Manager
Porter Cable, Delta, DeWalt, Devilbiss, FLEX, Biesemeyer and Oldham Parts, Accessories, Repairs and Reconditioned Tools. Special consideration to SDFWA members.
Phone: (858) 279-7114
Hours: 8:00-5:30 M-F
7114 Convoy Ct. San Diego, CA 92111
Sam Rinaker, Owner
Specializing in spray finishing equipment. Local distributor for Devilbiss, Graco, Paasche, Accuspray, Ransberg and Gema. 10% discount to SDFWA members.
Phone: (619) 424-4774
Hours: 7:30-5:00 M-F
2260 Main St. Suite 15, Chula Vista CA
Nail guns, brads, staples, nails, plus accessories for nail guns and repair service. Distributor for 3M, Senco, Haubold, Josef Kihlberg, Spotnail, Hitachi, Bostich and Paslode. 10% discount on sales and service.
Phone: (858) 455-9060 Fax: (800) 258-3534
Hours: 7:00-4:30 M-F, 8:00-12:30 Sat.
6565 Miramar Rd. San Diego, CA 92112
Jim Frost, Proprietor
With over a century in business, Frost Hardwood is dedicated to providing quality wood and related products to the woodworking industry. Our facility includes; full service custom milling, panel press and warehouse. Domestic and Import Hardwoods, Plywood's hardwood/softwood, Butcher Block, Veneers, MDF, MDO, Molding, Melamine TFM, Laminate HPL, Flooring custom/engineered, Tools, and Adhesives. The Frosts (G.T., Jim and Byram), along with their team, are here to help with all your wood-working needs. Special SDFWA discount.
The woodworkers one stop for material and supplies
Phone: (858) 536-1800 Fax: (858) 614-1811
Hours: M-F 7:00-5:00, Sat. 9:00-4:00
8849 Complex Dr. San Diego, CA 92123
Tom Drinnon, Manager
Hardwood lumber, Moldings, Veneers, Cabinet Hardware, Finishes, Hand Tools and Supplies. Contractor discount to members.
TH&H goes out of their way for SDFWA! They open their doors and stay late for our board meetings. Thanks TH&H!
Phone: (858) 569-8591
Hours: 7:30-5:00 M-F, 8:00-1:00 Sat.
9510 Chesapeake Dr. # 401. San Diego, CA 92123
Bob Hawk, Manager
The sign inside Mission Molding’s door says, "We have one of the largest selections of architectural and decorative moldings in Southern California." Select from more than 300 patterns in a variety of woods as well as polystyrene, fiberglass and primed plastic. The staff of Mission Molding can also supply you with mantels, handrails, balusters, columns and more. Depending on the item, SDFWA members will get a 5% to 10% discount.
Phone: (760) 579-0222
Hours: 7:45-5:00 M-F
2575 Pioneer Ave Suite 102, Vista, CA 92081
Kurtis Lakhanit, Manager
San Diego’s largest inventory of 3M abrasives, adhesives, safety equipment and more. Phone orders/estimates. UPS shipping or walk in service available. 10% discount to members.
Phone: (858) 268-1005
Hours: 9:00–6:00 M-F, 9:00-5:00 Sat., 11:00-4:00 Sun.
8199 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92111
Mike Durlak, Manager
Rockler is an excellent source for hard to find hardware and accessories. Manager Mike Durlak and his staff can help you with good selection of hardware, exotic hardwoods, veneers, inlays, specialty moldings, fine woodworking hand tools, select power tools, an impressive array of finishing materials, a great selection of books and plans, and weekly workshops in many disciplines. Visit this great woodworking source next time you need that special item that no one else seems to have. Catalogues are available. 10% discount on general purchases (except power Tools).
Phone: (619) 972-1399
Make your own heirloom quality chair. Chair styles include Appalachian Ladder Back and Windsor chairs. All materials, tools and instruction provided. Class size is limited to two students. 10% discount for SDFWA members on the Two-Slat Ladder Back or Sack Back Windsor chair class. Use the web site, e-mail or call Russ to schedule your class.
Phone (760) 471-7777
Hours: Mon - Fri 6:00 am to 4:30 pm, Saturday 8:00 am - Noon
1415 Descanso Ave, San Marcos, CA 92069
Don Widders, Manager
San Marcos Hardwood Lumber Co stocks a large selection of Domestic and Exotic Hardwood Lumber, Hardwood Plywood, Veneers, Live Edge Urban Lumber and Slabs, High-Pressure Laminates, Cabinet Hardware, Drawer Slides, Hinges, Saw Blades, Router Bits, Glues, and just about everything fine woodworkers and the furniture and cabinet industry require. Will-call and/or same day delivery available. Special orders are welcome. Don and his knowledgeable staff can help you choose the right material for your next project. Contractor discount to SDFWA members.
Vijay Velji, Proprietor
Internet only. Shipped USPS
De-Waxed Shellac Flakes for classical woodworkers at very competitive prices.SDFWA members must enter coupon code 1010 during checkout to receive a 10% discount
Phone: (619) 303-2876
Gary Anderson, Owner
Signature Medallions are the perfect way to professionally "sign" your work. They are inexpensive, easy to mount, and look great on any surface. These are metal discs approximately the thickness of a quarter. Standard sizes are 1" and 1.25" in diameter. Medallions can be totally customized to your needs. Your signature can be done in any font and any logo can be used. I will take your specifications and draw up a tentative design for your approval. SDFWA member discount - 20%, Board and Committee Chairs - 40%.
Phone: (619) 449-9663
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 7:00 to 4:00 Sat. 8:00 to 12:00
165 Denny Way, El Cajon CA 92020
Bob Evans & Jack Griede, proprietors
Strata Forest Products is a diversified company specializing in hardwood lumber, panel products and moldings. With years of experience, we have been serving design firms, architects, cabinet shops and the furniture industry in all of their hardwood needs. From our wide range of hardwood species to our custom knife grinding facilities, we have both the skills and tools to turn unique designs into reality. Contractor discount to members.
Hours: Mon. -Fri. 8:30 to 4:30, Sat. 9:30 - 1:00
Phone: (760) 434-3030, Fax: (760) 434-5423
2270 Camino Vida Roble, Suite "B", Carlsbad, CA 92012
Mitch Talcove, Owner / manager
Specializing in a wide selection, varieties, sizes, and shapes of Exotic Hardwoods from Latin America.10% off all purchases with valid SDFWA card, (cash or check preferred if SDFWA discount is being applied).
Phone: (760) 480-1444, fax (760) 747-2626, toll-free (800) 735-8665
Hours: 7:00-5:30 M-F, 7:00-4:00 Sat.
2750 Auto Park Way #13, Escondido, CA 92029-1030
Eric House, General Manager
Discount tool store and authorized repair center. Contractor discount to members.
4149 Avenida de la Plata, Oceanside, CA 92056
Toll-free - phone (888) 342-8262, fax: (888) 357-4244
Barney Rigney, Owner
Vac-U-Clamp is the leader in vacuum forming and vacuum laminating technologies. We have a full line of vacuum presses, pumps, materials, and adhesives. Vac-U-Clamp is your single source for all vacuum forming and vacuum laminating products. 10% discount to SDFWA members.
P.O. Box 452058, Los Angeles, CA 90045
Phone: (310) 216-9265 Fax: (310) 216-9274
Ron Goldman, Publisher
Published bi-monthly to promote craftsmanship in woodworking throughout the western U.S. Discount subscription rate to SDFWA members. $10 for one year and $18 for two years.