New business -- Seek No Further

November 06, 2005

Name of business: Seek No Further antiques and furniture

Owners: Robert and Twila Risser

Address: 38 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa.

Opening date: Oct. 1, grand opening

Products and services: Carefully selected antique furniture and accessories, solid woods and choice 18th- century treasures of quality crafting

Market area: Tri-State area of Maryland, West Virginia and Pennsylvania

How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it? "A lifetime of exposure to quality workmanship in a retail furniture store owned and operated in the '50s-'70s when quality furniture was made in the U.S.A. Collecting of antique primitives and furniture of better quality."

Previous business experience: Owner and operator of Hi-Way Furniture Mart on Leitersburg Pike for more than 20 years, acquiring and marketing antiques during the same period. Service provider for 60 major accounts of the moving industry, touch-up in-home repairs, and more.


Number of employees: Two

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Sunday, closed


Telephone: 717-762-8573, 717-762-8525

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