Entries by Artech

Lessons of a Lifetime

As published in “Master Paperhanger Magazine”     1935, at the height of the depression, at a train station in Egg Harbor, NJ. A young man talks to his father:   “Yes, dad. I’m taking the train to New Brunswick. I’ve got a hundred and ten dollars. I’m getting married.”   The father: “What are […]

The “Art” in Artech

Today’s job emphasized the “Art” in Artech. An architectural oddity in the room made it important to be creative in making the trees in the pattern look natural, even though the match would be out of line in 2 places if installed in a standard fashion.

Phil Reinhard, has been awarded the prestigious, Sam Kovnat Award by the WIA

Artech Wallcovering Installation owner, Phil Reinhard, has been awarded the prestigious, Sam Kovnat Award by the Wallcovering Installers Association (WIA). The award is presented to, “An individual who, over a number of years, has displayed outstanding commitment to the WIA, its code of ethics, and has set an example to which all paperhangers may aspire.”