Custom Woodwork and Laser Engraving

Workshop News

Press Releases

  • August 28, 2010
    Building Purchased for Workshop

    The former Harahan Garage building was purchased as a permanent home for Papa's Workshop.
  • August 31, 2010
    Occupational License Received

    Papa's Workshop received zoning clearance for the workshop at the new location, 9025 Jefferson Highway. Papa's Workshop also received the Occupational License from the Sheriff's Office.
  • September 14, 2010
    Building Permit Applied for

    The process for acquiring a building permit has become quite involved over the years. We were informed that certified architectural drawing and Fire Marshall approval was needed before the building permit would be issued.
  • October 20, 2010
    Building Permit Received

    The permit to begin remodeling the shop has finally been given. Fortunately (or unfortunately) there are no major projects in the shop; the focus can be on remodeling the shop.
  • May 4, 2011
    Fire Marshal Inspection

    The Fire Marshal inspected the building and found no deficiencies. The next step is to complete the "punch-list" to prepare for final inspection.
  • June 1, 2011
    Remodel Essentially Complete

    The electrician has one item to complete from the "punch-list" and can then call for a final electrical inspection and then the final building inspection.