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May 16, 2013

Since 1913, Tacoma door maker has seen it all: war, recessions, spotted owls and robots

  • Now Buffelen Woodworking is trying to boost its profile with contractors, big-box chains and Internet customers.
    Journal Staff Reporter

    Photos from the Buffelen archive [enlarge]
    Buffelen Woodworking has operated along Taylor Way in Tacoma since 1913.

    Buffelen Woodworking, which manufactures raised-panel residential and commercial doors in Tacoma, is celebrating its 100th anniversary.

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