Merv Gardner is a wood flooring Master. Starting as a homebuilder Merv's perfectionist streak soon had him designing machinery to make better flooring. For almost 40 years he has been honing his woodworking skills and now has his star pupil and daughter Lisa working at his side.
Lawrence Winterburn, Carpenter, Designer, Writer, works from his Shop and Home near Elmvale Ontario. His designs and editorial has been published in everything from the New York Times, About.com, Southern Living, House and Home Magazine, Canadian Gardening. He was also a contributing editor to Canadian Home Workshop Magazine.
He's been acquainted with Merv and Lisa for many years and was a customer before agreeing to edit this blog for them.