We Handle Your Millwork Project — Start to Finish
Baker & Kerr offers a complete scope of expert turnkey services to meet the needs of general contractors in the commercial construction market. From engineering and fabrication to finishing and installation, we have the knowledge and experience to skillfully execute all facets of your millwork project.
Our priority is to meet your construction deadline and complete your project within budget. To ensure a smooth process, we coordinate with your subcontractors early on, working out the details of your project and catching any potential problems before they arise. So when it’s time to integrate your custom millwork at the job site, everything fits and functions according to your specifications and your punch list is minimal.
Attention to detail and clear communication are key to meeting your project’s design requirements, budget and time frame. That’s why company owner Jim Kerr gets personally involved, working closely with GCs to understand first-hand the complexities and urgency of each project. Jim is actively involved with shop drawing reviews, construction details and onsite meetings. Owner-involvement means that you get the personal attention which ensures that your project runs smoothly from start to finish.
Our skilled estimators have in-depth industry knowledge and years of experience in estimating commercial millwork projects. We respond promptly to bid invitations and prepare clear, detailed and accurate bid proposals for general contractors. We can also assist architects in the early stages of their projects by providing budget estimates for planning purposes.
Our engineering specialists are adept at using sophisticated digital technology to engineer complex millwork projects. Using AutoCAD and its 3-D modeling capabilities, we develop highly detailed shop drawings that conform to the architect’s design intent and specifications. We employ Microvellum software to program our CNC machines with the approved shop drawings. We also provide physical mock-ups and samples as needed to aid general contractors and designers.
With the latest in high-precision CNC equipment, our AWI-certified facility is equipped to manufacture almost any type of custom, high-end commercial architectural millwork that your design team specifies. Our accomplished master craftsmen have extensive experience in working with a wide array of materials such as exotic and domestic woods, stone, exotic veneers, glass, leather, acrylics and upholstery.
Our substantial finish room features two spray booths with state-of-the-art spray systems. Our expert finishers are skilled in a full range of finishing capabilities, from basic opaque finishes to catalyzed transparent finishes. We can apply any sheen from flat to gloss, including high-gloss hand-buffed finishes. Our capabilities extend to specialty finishes such as bronzing of brass and blackening of steel.
Our drivers and delivery personnel take great care in loading your architectural millwork onto our company trucks and unloading at its destination. We arrange our delivery schedule to meet your construction schedule, making sure your millwork arrives when you need it.
Our professional and experienced installers work efficiently, minimizing the amount of interruption in the field. Our precise engineering and fabrication methods ensure that the installation of your custom millwork is a smooth and seamless process.