Pinecrest

Lightsmith™ Grille Specifications:
Advantage Collection

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Specifications for the Advantage Collection of Lightsmith™ Grilles

A. Materials

Unfinished and Painted: MDF grille with solid Poplar frame
Unfinished and Stained: Poplar veneered grille with solid Poplar frame

* Pinecrest’s solid Poplar framing has natural variations in color, grain and texture. Hand select lumber is available for an extra charge. We do not recommend nonstained (clear) finishes on Poplar.

B. Sizes

Available in 1/16” increments in both width & height.

Frame Thickness Frame Width Grille Thickness Maximum Size
3/4" 1-3/8" 1/4" 24"W x 81"H
1-1/4" 2" 1/2" 51"W x 99"H

Unframed Grille Thickness Maximum Size
MDF and Poplar Veneered MDF 1/4" 48"W x 96"H
MDF and Poplar Veneered MDF 1/2" 48"W x 96"H
MDF and Poplar Veneered MDF 3/4" 48"W x 96"H

C. Grille Pattern Profile

Veneer is applied to the (2) flat surfaces, not the shaped and routed parts.

D. Standard Paint and Stain Finishes

Standard Paint Benjamin Moore®:

  • Super White
  • Decorators White
  • White Dove

Paint colors other than standard and custom paint colors are available for an extra charge.

Specify paint manufacturer, color name and number.
PINECREST® will submit one sample for your approval. For additional samples (beyond the aforementioned one) additional charges will apply.

For custom paint match, see below.

Standard GEMINI® stain colors on Poplar veneer:

  • Wild Cerry
  • Harvest
  • Executive Cherry

Because of wood grain variations, stain colors may not be identical to samples.

Custom stain match is not available for the Advantage Collection.

Custom Paint Matching
Custom matching is available for an extra charge. The following is required for computer matching:

  1. A 2” X 2” or larger color sample.
  2. The color sample must be on a flat surface.
  3. Paint sample must be on a white background such as white cardboard.

Pinecrest® will submit one or two samples (if necessary) for your approval. For additional samples, (beyond the aforementioned two) additional charges will apply.

E. Asymetrical Designs

  1. Pairs will be mirror image matched (unless you specify otherwise).
  2. Singles – To avoid the possibility of inadvertent design reversal, you must specify how the asymmetrical design is to appear.

F. Construction

Framed grilles are mortise and tenon construction.

G. Types of Track Installations for Bifold and Sliding Panels

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H. Track

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I. Sliding Panel Installation Types

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J. How to Measure for Window Panels

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