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Why you might not want to work with us

Why you might not want to work with us

We have a long waiting list. Getting your design exactly how you want it takes time. Ordering materials at this time after covid 19 takes longer than usual. Making tailor made furniture by hand takes time. And because we are a small team who focuses on one job at a...

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Open Plan or Closed Plan Kitchen?

Open Plan or Closed Plan Kitchen?

Are you choosing whether to have an open plan or closed plan kitchen? What are the pros and cons of open plan living when it comes to the kitchen in your home? There are convincing arguments for both open plan kitchens and closed plan kitchens. I have been thinking...

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Applying finish to an oak worktop

Applying finish to an oak worktop

There are several stages when making furniture from scratch. We start with the design, then the build; the actual making of the piece, and finally the finishing of the wood ready for delivery and or fitting. Finishing is done by applying a special kind of liquid or...

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Cabinet Maker or Carpenter?

Cabinet Maker or Carpenter?

What is the difference between a Cabinet Maker and a Carpenter? If you need some work done in your house who do you call? What do you look for? Do you search for a local carpenter or a cabinet maker? Do you know the difference? It really does matter so I want to try...

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How we Finish our Furniture

How we Finish our Furniture

How do we finish and protect our furniture. How we protect our handmade furniture, it's so important. We want our bespoke furniture to last for years. It takes time to get a great finish and this is how we do it... For oak and oak veneered (plywood here in the photo)...

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