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Taking a “break” on Friday mornings

by ohiosamishcountry.com

Every Friday morning at 8 a.m., the staff at Homestead Furniture takes a much-anticipated break. It’s not that owner Ernest Hershberger works his employees so hard. They do that on their own.
No. Every Friday employees take turns bringing in “break” for the entire staff. "Break" is synonymous with “breakfast.” At least, that’s what the spread looks like. Employees bring in homemade breakfast casseroles, fresh locally grown fruit, fruit and vegetable pizza, homemade pastries, donuts and mint tea or some kind of fruit juice.
It’s a way for the staff to relax, enjoy one another’s company around a meal, and ready themselves for the day ahead. The ...

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Appreciative customer buys lunch

by ohiosamishcountry.com

This is just so typical of appreciative Homestead Furniture customers.
Recently, sales person Steve Weaver and warehouse worker Emanuel Yoder delivered a beautiful live edge table and 12 chairs to a home on the Marblehead Peninsula near Port Clinton, Ohio. Live edge means the table was made from one solid slab of hardwood. This highlights the beautiful wood grain. The tree’s bark is left on the sides of the table to enhance its beauty.
The customer was so pleased with how the furniture looked and how careful and polite Steve and Emanuel were that he took them to lunch at a Mexican restaurant. It was an unexpected yet much appreciated kind jesture on the part of the customer.
This pe ...

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