previous
  • Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
    Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
  • Master Carpenter Videos
    Master Carpenter Videos
  • 7 Small Bathroom Layouts
    7 Small Bathroom Layouts
  • Energy-Smart Details
    Energy-Smart Details
  • Hot Water Now
    Hot Water Now
  • Design Inspiration
    Design Inspiration
  • Magazine Departments
    Magazine Departments
  • Video: Install a Fence
    Video: Install a Fence
  • Read FHB on Your iPad
    Read FHB on Your iPad
  • 9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
    9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
  • Remodeling Articles
    Remodeling Articles
  • 7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
    7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
  • Classic Cabinets
    Classic Cabinets
  • Basement Remodeling Tips
    Basement Remodeling Tips
  • All about Roofing
    All about Roofing
  • Pro Tool Rental. Learn More.
    Pro Tool Rental. Learn More.
  • Clever daily tip in your inbox
    Clever daily tip in your inbox
  • Custom Flooring Inspiration
    Custom Flooring Inspiration
  • 7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
    7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
  • Radiant Heat Comparison
    Radiant Heat Comparison
  • Tips & Techniques for Painting
    Tips & Techniques for Painting
next
Pin It
Lightwaver Laser Panels

Lightwaver Laser - Lightwaver Laser Panels

Cost: $78 and up for stock products; custom products must be quoted

$0.00 (As of 4/29/2010)

Be the first to review this Tool

View all photos
Overview

Editor's Review: Fretwork that's a cut above

review date: April 29, 2010

When your project’s architectural details lean toward finely detailed fretwork, it’s time to give the folks at Lightwave Laser a call. The Santa Rosa, Calif.-based company specializes in laser-cut designs in wood, paper, and acrylic. Lightwave Laser manufactures stock products, such as lamps and floor screens, as well as custom wood panels for use in interior details and furniture.

The customizable wood panels are available in 24 standard patterns that can be modified in height, line thickness, shape, and size. Custom designs also can be created. Panels can be used for window coverings, return-air registers, room dividers, furniture components, privacy screens, and design elements directly mounted to walls, ceilings, or archways.

The wood products have an MDF core and one of four veneer finishes: cherry, maple, wenge, and mahogany (the wenge and mahogany finishes are made from more sustainable basswood and ayous wood that mimic the tropical species). The MDF core is formaldehyde-free, certified by the Forest Stewardship Council, and madefrom 100% recycled wood fiber. The finish is a UV-resistant, VOC-free clear coat.

Editor Test Results:

Overall Rating N/A

Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Lightwaver Laser
Manufacturer's Web Site www.lightwavelaser.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-716-2116
Weight N/A
Dimensions N/A