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Junk Market & Junk Bonanza Preview

by Phil Bruckbauer With the coming of September, so too comes the influx of street fairs and market events for the Grain Designs team.  This year has proven to be no different, as we have attended four events in the…
Blain Mikkonen
September 21, 2017
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NDSU Bison Decor is Back!

by Grant Koenig When Grain Designs started, our goal was to create rustic, industrial and modern pieces built out of reclaimed wood. We went from barns to abandoned houses scouring for any material that could possibly be saved and used…
Grant Koenig
September 7, 2017
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A History Lesson

by Pat Bresnahan History is very important to us at Grain Designs. I'm not necessarily talking about who was in the War of 1812 or who won the Battle of New Orleans, more so I am talking about individual or…
Blain Mikkonen
August 31, 2017
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A New Way to Shop Custom Furniture

by Blain Mikkonen We are now offering a new way to shop custom furniture for both in-stock and custom Grain Designs products.  If you've worked with us before you're aware that there is basic three ways to shop our products:…
Blain Mikkonen
July 26, 2017
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What We ACTUALLY Do at Work Everyday

By Phil Bruckbauer Podcasts Music Trivia Activities Banter/Argue I have to preface this by stating that I am only talking about Pat and myself throughout this entire post, because we are the ones doing all the shop work while Blain and…
Grant Koenig
July 20, 2017
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A Photo Year in Review

By Grant Koenig As the days seem to be moving faster and faster I wanted to take a minute to look back on what the year has had in store for myself and the G.D. team. I typically over document most…
Grant Koenig
July 13, 2017