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Custom Craftworks: Celebrating 35 Years

posted by Custom Craftworks on August 17, 2021

For 35 years, Custom Craftworks has been producing high-quality, customized massage tables that meet the ergonomic needs of therapists and the comfort requirements of clients. How did our story begin? With a question that required an innovative solution.

A Custom Moment with Worker B Wellness

posted by Custom Craftworks on December 10, 2019



Rachel Romanelli, owner of Worker B Wellness in St. Paul, Minnesota elaborates on why she has used Custom Craftworks tables and equipment since she began as a massage therapist in 1995.

Which Comes First: Quality vs. Price?

posted by Custom Craftworks on November 15, 2019

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“Price has no meaning without a measure of the quality being purchased.”

~W. Edwards Deming

Price is often used as a gauge to help judge quality. Chances are, a very inexpensive massage table is also a low-quality massage table. It may offer fewer features and be constructed from cheaper materials. An expensive massage table is generally assumed to be a high-quality massage table with many features and solid construction.

Show Your Tables Some Love

posted by Custom Craftworks on September 13, 2019

First impressions matter. Clients pay attention to details, and upon first glance they will notice if your upholstery looks clean and well cared for, or if it appears tattered and stained and in disrepair.

Is a Stationary Massage Table Right for You?

posted by Custom Craftworks on May 28, 2019

Custom Craftworks offers three main types of massage tables: portable, electric and stationary. They may seem self-explanatory, but there are many important factors for each type of table that you need to consider before choosing which one is right for you and your style of business. In this blog, we explore stationary tables and the benefits they offer.

Table Talk: Electric Massage Tables

posted by Custom Craftworks on October 19, 2018

After assessing your massage table needs from the first blog in this series and weighing the different table options, you might decide that an electric table is right for you. There are many advantages to treating clients on an electric massage table.

The Top 5 Massage Techniques of 2018

posted by Custom Craftworks on September 05, 2018

In any type of business, certain trends come and go.

Keeping up with these trends enables service providers to stay on top of what consumers tend to desire most, putting them in the best position possible to give clients what they want and need.

As massage therapists, this involves understanding the hottest and most requested massage techniques of 2018, and here are the top five.

Which Lift Back Massage Table is Right for You?

posted by Custom Craftworks on July 25, 2018

Lift back massage tables allow for multiple positions, which keep your clients comfortable and allows therapists to offer more services with the flexibility of having a lift back. Custom Craftworks offers an extensive line of high-quality lift back massage tables, but which one is right for you?

Table Talk : Assessing your Massage Table Needs

posted by Custom Craftworks on June 06, 2018

It's time for a new massage table. Where do you begin? For starters, It is important to understand the different massage table characteristics and the purposes they serve. The team at Custom Craftworks put together a list of features, trade-offs, costs, benefits and other factors (quality, durability, performance) to consider when choosing the table that is right for you. 

Custom Craftworks: Celebrating 30 Years

posted by Custom Craftworks on October 06, 2016

For 30 years, Custom Craftworks has been producing high-end, well-made, customized massage tables that meet the ergonomic needs of therapists and comfort requirements of clients. So what made custom cabinet and furniture maker Ron Tinsley, the founder of Custom Craftworks, take on such a challenge? It all started with an unusual request from his friend who happened to be a massage therapist: could Tinsley help craft a better massage table? One that was strong and stable but also catered to the comfort of both therapists and clients? Tinsley was up for the challenge.