Author Archives: Sarah Shaw

I enjoy hiking and snowshoeing with my family in the mountains near Fairplay, CO. I get to share valuable information on various social media platforms for T. Scholl Fine Woodworks. I look forward to connecting with you!

Best of Houzz 2016

T. Scholl Fine Woodworks was recently awarded the “Best of Houzz 2016” service award. The reviews on our Houzz site nominated us for this award. We are so grateful to the clients who took the time to share their experience with T. Scholl Fine Woodworks. It feels good to receive a reward that reflects one of […]

Why Use Reclaimed Wood?

Reclaimed wood has a variety of meanings. Typically, the phrase reclaimed wood refers to wood that was no longer serving its original purpose and was likely on its way to a landfill. Reclaimed wood can be used from old barns, ships, shipping crates, dilapidated homes, and even pieces of furniture. Reclaimed wood can also refer to logs that are […]

The People’s Choice: Summit County Parade of Homes

Recently T. Scholl Fine Woodworks had the privilege of working with excellent designers at Allen-Guerra to craft custom cabinetry featured in award winning homes. The Summit County Parade of Homes featured 17 amazing mountain homes during two weekends in September. We crafted custom cabinetry for homes #04 and #14. Home #14 won multiple awards including “Best Kitchen” and “Best […]

Come Check Out Burro Days!

One of the best things about Fairplay in the summer is Burro Days! If you love summer festivals you will love Burro Days. Burro Days always takes place the last weekend in July. The Burro Race Burro Days celebrates the burro, a figure that was significant to the mining days of Fairplay. The central event of the festival […]

Furniture Styles Explained

There are a number of furniture styles and many terms to explain them. When you are decorating your home you may find yourself lost in a plethora of words that represent different furniture styles. Here is a brief explanation of a few common furniture styles so that you can feel confident as you work with professionals to […]

What Makes Fairplay Inspirational?

Fairplay is a small town nestled among the mountains at almost 10,000 ft. The South Platte River runs through town on the back side of Front Street. The slopes surrounding the town are dotted with aspen groves and towering conifers. In the spring and summer colorful wildflowers bloom on the slopes; the fall lights up with brilliant, […]