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Turning Passion into Lifestyle

What passions do you have? What makes you get up every morning? Like many of our staff members at Mac Cutting boards do you have burning desire to work hard? If so what makes you put in 10-12 hours a day? What keeps you up grinding away at those long nights? If you’re at all serious about what you do and you truly feel a tremendous passion towards a skill or hobby, these are some of the serious questions that you need to ask yourself. Our staff here not only exceeds expectation for our customers and family but they do it so much so that going above and beyond is an expectation. There is no room for complaining and whining,...

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The Different Types of Wood

Like most aspects to life, objects comes in all different shapes, sizes, colors, and wood is no exception to that. Ranging from different assortments of patterns to the different types of colors wood has always been unique in the sense that there is no universal characteristic that makes them the same. For example did you know that there is a difference between hardwoods and softwoods. If you didn’t that’s ok due to the fact that there are a plethora of misconceptions about this topic. Let’s continue on the topic of hardwoods and softwoods. For starters, Mac Cutting boards will never use any type of softwoods in their products. This means that woods such as pine, cedar, fir, etc. will always...

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How it’s made: Part 2

Following the continuation of part 1, we can now get to the building process of our great quality products. To get started on a Mac Cutting Board we have to cut our strips of wood into precise measurements so that we maintain a certain dimensions of our products. Our main types of wood range from oak, walnut. Now that we have the strips of wood, our master craftsman goes to work on the design of our cutting boards. Since we use an assortment of woods it allows our design to be unique and have a huge diversity of colors including purple! Next our craftsmen must apply wood glue to each individual strips of wood. This is a very important process...

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The Importance of Upcycling Wood

  It is without question that Here at Mac Cutting Boards we have many values that we share with other people and hold dear to our hearts. So much so that one of those convictions has now become our entire business model. What is it that we speak of? Why it is simply our policy of making sure every board is made out of reused and recycled woods in an effort to preserve our this valuable resources. It is without question that we as a society waste away millions of pounds of wood every year from products such as lumber, paper, cardboard, toilet paper, furniture, etc. In a recent statistic (Conducted by Waste Away) conducted by a group called waste...

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Tips for Preserving Wood: Beeswax

Now many of you might be wondering about our choice of topic today. Why beeswax? What the importance of such a random item? How does this relate to Mac Cutting Boards in any way? Well I’m glad you asked! Beeswax is by far one of the most essential ingredients for our Mac Cutting Boards. Every cutting board product that you purchase contains this precious ingredients, and it is derived from one of the most loved creatures around the world. Bees! Beeswax is essential for the preservation of our high quality. Much like moisturizer on our skin, beeswax has that same relationship with our high quality woods. So essentially speaking, the beeswax is the key components in the preservation of our...

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