Custom Indoor Furniture Store: How Our Kansas City Business Came To Be

Finding a custom indoor furniture store is becoming less and less common each year. This is because it can be incredibly difficult to keep up with the big box stores. They often use inexpensive materials so they can sell their products at a low price. However, with most custom furniture stores, they pride themselves on top-quality materials such as hardwood and raw steel. These materials are much more expensive, so the prices must be higher in order for the furniture store to make a profit. At Unruh Furniture, we are very thankful to say our custom indoor furniture store has remained successful over the years. In this blog post, we are going to cover the story of how our store came to be.

Our Custom Indoor Furniture Store Story

Unruh Furniture was founded by Sam and Hayley Unruh when they were newlyweds in 2012. Despite Hayley being pregnant, she encouraged Sam to follow his passion and start a custom furniture store. First, he started building furniture in his garage. Then, once demand grew, they purchased a 100-year old church in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri. Since then, we have brought on over 20 employees (one being a dog named Pete). Sam and Hayley now have four kids and a puppy. It’s safe to say, they’re pretty busy!

And, that’s the story of how our custom furniture store came to be. It hasn’t always been easy, and we still don’t have everything figured out, but we are all so happy to be a part of this team! Making customers happy is what we love to do and they keep us motivated in providing quality pieces day after day.

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Our amazing team of expert craftsmen.

About Our Custom Indoor Furniture Store’s Pieces

Now that you know a little bit about our story, let’s cover some information about our pieces! We take pride in every piece we build for our customers. For us, craftsmanship is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle and a passion. So, when you buy furniture from us, you can trust that it will be made with care and precision. If it’s not, our lifetime warranty will take care of it, no questions asked. In our opinion, that’s the biggest difference in a custom indoor furniture store.

Today, we have 142 unique products that are all completely customizable. We enable customers to choose their pieces’ dimensions, hardware, stains, and even the type of wood their pieces are made of. With that being said, you can customize the price of each piece so your custom furniture is well within your budget. We know how important it is to be able to afford your furniture, but also have pieces you adore. So this is why we are so flexible with our designs.

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Some of Our Top Selling Custom Furniture Pieces

Although we personally adore every piece we design and build, our customers seem to have some preferences! We have several top sellers from each room in the home. Below, you will see some of our top sellers and highest rated items. If you like the structure of a piece, remember, you can change the stain, wood, and hardware to make each piece your own. So, be sure the click on the piece and play with the design of it. Don’t worry, this only takes about two minutes to do! Now, let’s browse some beautiful furniture pieces.

The Breckenridge Set

Our Breckenridge Table and Breckenridge Bench are a pair that are frequently sold together. In fact, many of our Customer Spaces feature these two together. We knew these two would be a big hit for our customers because of their simple design, yet bold wood look. These two also work well with just about any home decor style, whether it is farmhouse furniture, modern furniture, or even French country style. The options are truly endless with these two pieces, which is why our customers adore them so much.

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Our Breckenridge set in the Abernathy’s beautiful dining room.

The Lake House Dresser

If you’re looking for a custom indoor furniture store that sells stunning dressers, look no further! Our Lake House Dresser is a dream come true for those who struggle with drawers that fall off their tracks. This dresser is made with the best materials, so your drawers are sure to stay in place and never fall out. Our Lake House Dresser is likely so popular because it is featured on influencer, Amber Massey’s Instagram, as it is in her son’s nursery. She chose our sage stain to suit their Baylor University themed space (which is her son’s name!). But, if sage isn’t your thing, don’t worry. We have several stain options ranging from light browns, dark browns, and even grays.

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The Massey Nursery featuring our Lake House Dresser.

The Brookside Coffee Table

One of our most popular pieces from our Living collection is the Brookside Coffee Table. This wood coffee table brings the outdoors in with its beautiful natural cut and raw steel. In fact, this piece is so loved by our customers that it was featured in the Leawood Lifestyle Magazine as it was in the 86th St. Project. This piece is truly one of a kind, and it is sure to start conversations whenever you have guests over.

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Thanks For Your Support!

We appreciate you taking the time to read our story and look into our products. Feel free to design any of our pieces from our collections to make it custom to you and your home. Our team would love to build you a piece you can keep for a lifetime and pass down to future generations. Just place your order on our website and we’ll start building your piece shortly!

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