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Benefits of AWI Membership

Becoming a leader in the architectural woodwork industry is no easy task. But as an AWI Member, you unlock Standards information, educational resources, and networking opportunities that drastically raise the quality and consistency of your project outcomes. That means you can qualify for lucrative bids, and accelerate the growth of your business.


AWI Membership is available for woodwork manufacturers, industry companies, suppliers, and associates, and offers a wide range of benefits to give you a competitive advantage.

Access AWI Standards

These Standards guarantee quality in your projects by providing a definitive guide for the specification, construction and installation of architectural woodwork.

Develop your skills

With insightful seminars, webinars, events, and resources, you can promote consistent learning and skills development across your entire team.

Build a positive reputation

By using the AWI logo in your bids, you become known for your dedication to consistency and excellence in every project you complete.

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Grow your professional network

From seminars and conferences to community groups and Chapters, AWI offers plenty of networking opportunities for construction industry professionals.

Engage your customer base

Easily connect, communicate, and share with your target audience using AWI’s Online Community, designed exclusively for AWI Members.

Get priority technical assistance

If you need guidance or clarification in meeting AWI Standards, our knowledgeable team is on hand to provide comprehensive answers to your questions.

Receive expert community support

When your company is facing a critical issue, use AWI’s forums and weekly seminars to consult with and learn from the industry’s most talented construction firms.

Increase visibility to customers

The AWI Online Member Directory and our extensive advertising opportunities make it easy for potential clients to find and contract your business.

Join a Best Practice Group

Manufacturing Members can consult with, and support other business owners to solve key issues facing your companies and the industry.

Access leading resources

Explore an expanded library of exclusive casework shop drawings with tested Duty Levels to provide a superior service.

Work with our expert staff

You receive timely answers and direction from our Member support team to help you get the most out of your AWI Membership.

Attend local training

Though our Education Outreach, you can access training that suits your schedule at your local Chapter, helping you save on travel expenses

Set business benchmarks

The industry financial analysis data gathered by our annual Cost of Doing Business Survey helps you pinpoint areas for improvement in your business.

Keep up with design innovation

Our quarterly Design Solutions publication features exceptional examples of interior architectural woodwork, including a detailed discussion on how it was realised.

Provide quality assurance with QCP

As an AWI Manufacturing or Industry Member, you qualify for a sizable discount on becoming licensed by the Quality Certification Program.

Get $500 in education credit

New Manufacturing and Industry Members receive $500 in credit to put toward Chapter dues, testing, or education events or national AWI events during your first year.


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