Modular Casework vs. Millwork - The Battle of the Works!
Hamilton Sorter Casework
from Patterson Pope
Hamilton Sorter Modular Casework
See how Hamilton Sorter’s Modular
Casework stacks up against traditional
Millwork in “Casework vs. Millwork - The
Battle of the Works”.
Hamilton Sorter Casework offers a
Limited Lifetime Warranty.
90 Days – 1 Year.
Floor cabinets are set in place and
wall cabinets are hung on wall with
rail mounting system. This method
of installation allows cabinets to be
re-configured with little to no
disruption to the building.
Cam and Pin assembly allows for
individual cabinets to be changed
and also to be repaired on-site.
Foot levelers are standard on all
Hamilton Sorter bases.
Cabinets are ganged together and
blocking is necessary. Cabinets are
permanently anchored to building.
Wood shims are used to level
Manufactured product produced on
CNC equipment in a state of the art
facility located in Fairfield, Ohio.
Manufacturing and construction
standards vary from millworker to
millworker resulting in inconsistent
Hamilton Sorter uses a ¾” thick
multi-density board that is ANSI-M2
Each board is finished on all sides
with the same grade of laminate
leaving no exposed wood. A 2 mm
PVC edge band covers all edges.
Millwork traditionally uses a ½” thick
particle board and only finishes
exposed surfaces. Frequently, ¼”
filler boards will be used on cabinet
backs and drawer bottoms.
Cabinets are typically finished with
LPL interior with an HPL exterior. A
self-adhesive edge band is used
only on exposed edges.
Standard Laminate Offering: HPL
Laminates, LPL Laminates,
Melamine or Thermofoil.
Thermofoil is not a typical standard.
Hamilton Sorter has complete
custom capabilities and a design
team that will help design and
specify product to ensure integrity of
design from concept to installation.
Plans are designed in AutoCAD and
Revit Autodesk and archived so that
additions or reproductions may be
handled with ease.
Architects and Designers are
responsible for creating design and
specifications. In some
circumstances millworkers will take
liberty with original design to cut
Additions or reproductions are often
not an option because the millworker
does not maintain a relationship with
the end user after the installation.
Cabinets are delivered completely
assembled and set in place.
Installation time is drastically
Typically built on-site which results
in a longer installation time.
GREENGUARD Children & Schools
Certified and contains 95% recycled
and recovered postindustrial/pre-
Meet and exceed requirements for
LEED-CI and LEED for Schools.
FSC Certification is available.
Materials and construction vary from
millworker to millworker. In the
event of change or renovation, the
millwork generally ends up in a
7 year MACRS rules.
And the Winner is…
Hamilton Sorter’s Modular Casework is an
extensive line of cabinetry designed for the
active work environment, and offers more
features and options than any other cabinet.
When it comes to sorting, organizing and
storing stuff, Modular Casework is the way
to go. We have the tall cabinets, wall
cabinets, base cabinets and organizing
modules to fit every need.