Wood Furniture: The Benefits of Getting Custom Furniture

If you’re looking for new furniture for your home, you may find yourself traveling to many different furniture stores. But, you still may not find the perfect pieces for you. If you are in this position, you should consider purchasing custom furniture pieces. Working with an experienced craftsman, you can have one-of-a-kind furniture that is exactly what you want. With that in mind, let’s discuss a few benefits of choosing custom wood furniture.

Personalized For Your Home

First and foremost, custom furniture is able to represent your personal tastes and preferences. No matter the style of your home decor, you can design pieces that suit you perfectly. This is something that big box stores simply can’t compete with. Even the highest quality and best looking ready-made furniture cannot compete with the personal artistic flair that custom pieces have.

Additionally, if you have an interior design theme in the room you’re looking to add furniture to, it may be difficult to find pieces that complement that theme. For example, if your interior design theme is industrial, it can be difficult finding a piece that suits your space perfectly. However, an artist can easily create pieces that allow for harmony throughout the room along with the elements already present in your home.

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Our Brookside Coffee Table in the 86th Street House.

Unique Furniture Pieces

Along with themes, some rooms have unique dimensions or layouts. This is very common in historic homes that have been renovated, such as our clients at the Jefferson House. For many home layouts, it’s very difficult to find furniture pieces from big box stores that suit their spaces well. But, working with a professional wood furniture artisan can ensure your new furniture is in proportion to the room and everything already in it.

Furthermore, when choosing furniture for specific rooms you can ensure the piece is functional. For example, custom home office furniture can be designed to increase the ease of using your home computer. Or, custom bedroom furniture, like dressers, can be designed to be big enough to store all of your clothing.

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Our Rosedale Table in the Jefferson House, as seen on HGTV’s Bargain Mansions.

Affordability

Contrary to popular belief, custom furniture is not that expensive. In fact, compared to designer pieces, it’s extremely affordable. Many designer brands overcharge their customers strictly because of their brand name. So, with smaller companies that sell custom wood furniture, you will likely end up spending a lot less for similar pieces. And, not only are you paying for the furniture, but you’re paying for a long-lasting product that fits your exact wants and needs.

Many custom furniture companies offer a lifetime warranty with their pieces because they value quality. With big box stores, they usually only offer a 30-day money-back guarantee. This means if something happens to the piece, you will have to end up purchasing it again and again. So, smaller furniture stores that sell custom pieces can potentially save you thousands of dollars over the years.

Perfectly Matching Furniture Pieces

Yet another benefit to buying custom wood furniture is the ability to make your pieces match. A great example of this is the Sewells’ dining room, which you can see below. The Sewell family purchased our Brecker Table and Coleson Bench in a stain that matches their hutch. Despite being from two different companies, they were able to customize the pieces to match seamlessly.

If you are someone who enjoys having perfectly matching wood furniture, it’s best to get custom furniture. Doing this will make it much easier to pull your space together. It also keeps your options open, as you won’t be limited to just one furniture line.

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The Sewells’ Brecker Table and Coleson Bench in their dining room.

Why Buy Wood Furniture Pieces?

As opposed to mass-produced wood furniture, handcrafted furniture pieces rely on high-quality wood and other crafting components. With this high-quality guarantee, you can be sure your new furniture will last for years to come. Additionally, wood is one of the best furniture materials you can choose from. So, you can trust it will be durable and long-lasting.

Unfortunately, only about 20% of Americans feel happy with their current home decor, according to a HomeGoods survey. But, you don’t have to be part of that group. When you choose custom furniture, you can rest assured that you’re going to get a piece that is not only functional but fits your personal style and needs.

If you are ready to purchase wood furniture, consider shopping with us! We make all of our pieces in Kansas City, Missouri from the highest quality materials. Our team allows you to design your piece’s dimensions, hardware, and stains, enabling you to get the piece of your dreams. Browse our collection today!

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