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!
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?