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The Advantages of Using Wooden Dowels Over Plastic and Steel

The Advantages of Using Wooden Dowels Over Plastic and Steel

February 5, 2024  |  Advantages, Eco-Friendly, Wooden Dowels

There are several advantages to using wooden dowels over plastic or Steel.  In this blog, we will explore the cost-effectiveness, eco-friendly nature of wooden dowels, and how they align with sustainable practices will be emphasized. In addition, we will discuss the versatile applications of wooden dowels across industries showcasing their adaptability and functionality.

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Atlas Dowel Origin and Evolution

Atlas Dowel Origin and Evolution

January 8, 2024  |  Atlas Dowel, Origin

Atlas Dowel has been prosperous and has maintained success for several decades.  

For this blog post, we sat down with Pete Puttmann and discussed the history of Atlas to get a more comprehensive glimpse into how our company has grown and expanded through the years.   

We will also detail what Atlas Dowel is doing now and what is to come next.  

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A misty forest. The text reads, "How Woods Are Affected" by Different Climates

How Woods Are Affected by Different Climates

December 18, 2023  |  Climate Factors, Wood Facts, Wood Species

Understanding how climatic factors affect the properties of wood is crucial for understanding how wood will behave based on the regional environment in which it was grown.  

Researchers have been studying the relationship between climate and wood properties, including wood density, mechanical strength, and shrinkage rates, among others, to gain insights into how forests are responding to changing climatic conditions.  

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The Benefits of Using Quality Custom-Made Dowels

The Benefits of Using Quality Custom-Made Dowels

Dowels have hundreds of applications. But if you are buying standard wooden dowels in bulk, then you will likely have to cut or alter them to ensure that they fit your purposes. One of the major advantages of working with Atlas Dowel is that our team can provide you with quality, custom-made dowels in bulk.

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Everything to Know About Quality Wooden Banner Dowels

Everything to Know About Quality Wooden Banner Dowels

October 2, 2023  |  Wood Dowel Rods, Wooden Banner Dowels

Wooden banner dowel rods are a great tool for hanging banners and flags securely and professionally. Made from high-quality hardwood, they ensure durability and strength when you are hanging a banner, poster, or almost anything else. In addition to their dependability, dowel rods can be custom-made to your project specifications so you can get the right fit every time.

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Why More Industries are Choosing Wood Dowels

Why More Industries are Choosing Wood Dowels

September 4, 2023  |  Industry Trends, Wood Dowels

Wooden dowels are one of the most useful components on the market today. They come in hundreds of different shapes and sizes, they can be painted any color, they are sturdy and boast immense tensile strength and best of all they fit any structural materials budget. Wood dowels are a useful component for almost any project, and it is clear why more and more industries are choosing wood dowels as raw materials.  

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