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Cost of Refinishing Pews vs. Buying New

Church furniture is important to the worship experience. Pastors and priests stand at their pulpit. Tables throughout the sanctuary hold various sacred items used during services. And of course, church ...
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Refinishing Demand is Increasing

Many churches who have not had their pews refinished with modern refinishing materials have suffered severe finish damage due to Covid-19 sanitization practices. The Keck Group realizes that most churches ...
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How to Clean Old Wooden Church Pews

Old wooden church pews are a valuable asset to a church sanctuary and provide effective communal seating for a tight-knit congregation. If you're responsible for cleaning the wooden church pews, ...
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How to Update Your Church Sanctuary While Preserving History

If you're wondering whether it's time to update your church sanctuary, the answer is likely yes. As one blogger for Christianity Today points out, churches renovate their building every 30 years on average — a ...
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Now is a Great Time to Refinish Church Pews!

Fortunately, in these surreal times, churches are beginning to realize it may be a good time to have their pews refinished!  Since they are closed down, when is a better time.  ...
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BIG NEWS – Trinity Church Restoration Complete

Trinity Church Wall Street is an active Episcopal Parish that has been an integral part of New York’s history for more than three hundred years. The church has not undergone ...
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Trinity Church Update

As the Christmas deadline nears for the installation of Pews and Wainscot, we have been busy finishing the new parts and beginning re-assembly. The mating of existing ends and backs ...
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Spotlight Project

St. John Church in Goshen New York, a welcome nearby project for a change after Boston, Virginia Beach, and multiple NY City projects, underwent a full renovation beginning in June ...
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Latest News from The Keck Group

It’s been an exceptionally busy winter and spring as we move into our really busy summer months. The first of the year saw a grand beginning with the start of ...
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The Keck Group Restorers of pews in 10 recent cathedral projects

The Keck Group has moved through the years from pew refinishers to pew restoration specialists as the need arises for ergonomic adjustments in pew design because of the increased size ...
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Cathedral of the Holy Cross, Boston MA

After 150 years, the Cathedral of the Holy Cross is undergoing a much needed restoration. Cardinal Sean O’Malley and Rector Msgr. Kevin O’Leary chose Baker Liturgical Arts of Plantville CT ...
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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception/Syracuse NY

Once again, the busy month of August for end of summer installs, included the Immaculate Conception Cathedral in Syracuse.With the close cooperation of Ed and Mike King, the installation was ...
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