Success Story: Son of a Woodcutter, a Woodworking Business

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This week’s feature is on Jack Fouracre and his custom furniture shop, Son of a Woodcutter! This is his story:

Tell us about your woodworking business 

We build custom wood furniture from sustainably sourced Ontario Hardwoods.

What made you decide to become a business owner? 

I have lots of hobbies so the flexible schedule is priceless!

Jack Fouracre, owner of Son of a Woodcutter, custom woodworking business in Canada

What has been your biggest success or earliest win in running your custom funiture business thus far?

6 years in and I turn around and look at what has evolved from literally nothing, no business loans, no crazy risks. Just a steady job for three guys and lots of happy clients!

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What has been your biggest challenge in running your woodworking business?