Our craftsmen meticulously sand the surface and profiles of the wood for even absorption of our hand- stained finishes. We repeat the process of hand sanding, staining and varnishing to create a smooth surface with consistent color for a sleek and contemporary look.We use top-quality stains, sealers and topcoats that comply with national emissions standards to enhance the natural beauty and character of the wood grain, while being conscientious of both the environment and the longevity of your finish.
Antiquing Wood Techniques
Glaze can be carefully hand sprayed for a unique gradient effect that adds visual interest as well as depth. When hand applied and then wiped, glaze remains mostly along profiles and corners creating a shadow effect, or remains in concavities and cracks of Old World is the desired style. Glaze is a semi-transparent color that can be hand sprayed, brushed or wiped on to the entire surface for added dimension.
Distressing is a decorative enhancement our artisans perform by hand to create the impression of time worn old-world craftsmanship. Various methods are used to achieve a look consistent with the wood species and desired style, such as:
• Scratching or Nicking
• Worn or Rounded Edges
• Cracks or Gouges
• Chisel or Screw Marks
• Worm Holes or Nail Holes
• Tear-Outs or Face Chunking
Distressing brings out the characteristics of the wood. Hand-Glazing accentuates the grain and markings, which provides depth and dimension.
Dry-brushing emphasizes the hand brushed strokes that are popular in coastal and shabby-chic designs.
Wire-brushed highlights draw attention to the natural wood grain for an heirloom appearance. Glaze can also be applied meticulously with a small brush or needle as an accent along edges and corners for a modern, yet traditional look, or to highlight carved accents or frieze moldings for a truly vintage motif.
Our top-quality HAPs compliant stains, sealers and topcoats enhance the natural beauty and character of the wood grain.
We collaborate with local carpenters, woodworkers, carving artists, glass designers, hardware and ironwork specialists to masterfully craft one of a kind entry systems and exterior doors for your home, office or business venue. We work with engineers, that are familiar with Florida’s standard wind-load codes to ensure your doors are exceeding the Miami-Dade Impact Requirements.
Custom interior doors are a simple solution to enhancing the beauty of your home. Hacienda creates beautiful interior doors that are constructed from quality materials, built to last, and add that touch of elegance and style to your home that you could have never imagined. Our interior doors will set your home apart from the rest and make for great conversation pieces.
Cabinetry done your way. With our in-house design team and professional installers, we offer any custom design for any room, in any area of your home. We can provide a design in whichever space of your home that does not exceed your budget. Our craftsmen use the finest hand picked material. Each piece of cabinetry is handmade and crafted to surpass your expectations. The Hacienda Collection showroom offers infinite possibilities to make your home feel like home.
At The Hacienda Collection we respect the wood like we respect our clients, which is why the finishing materials we use in your living space have reduced chemicals and fumes that meet the EPA Clean Air standards. These Low-VOC, HAPs compliant products that we use, are not only better for the environment and indoor air quality, but also top of the line in caliber and life expectancy. These products are We keep on the cutting edge by paying attention to global design trends and researching new formulas, materials and procedures, ensuring our ability to produce whatever our client desires.With over 1,000 color samples to choose from, and our expert ability to mix and layer colors and techniques, any hue or texture can be produced or matched.
Old World Mediterranean European Moroccan Tuscan Gothic Modern Mid-Century Tropical Art-deco Asian Contemporary Traditional Mission Craftsman Antique English Country French Colonial Coastal Cottage Rustic Western Shabby Chic