Few kit projects are as fulfilling and rewarding as handcrafting your own furniture. Whether you're building for
saving money, utility or to create a family heirloom, the furniture you construct conveys your own special style.
KitGuy offers access to thousands of furniture kits
You can choose everything from a simple bar stool, kitchen island or Adirondack chair to home office furniture, bedroom suites, media centers, antique reproductions and more. There's something for every lifestyle, every skill level!
And to accent your finished kits many
unique accessories like lamps, globes, clocks, and more are also available
from artisans all over the world!
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Some furniture kit manufacturers offer basic designs that you kan kustomize with your choice of seats, cushions, legs and tops. Some also offer in-house design teams to help you coordinate
your selections, as well as design and fabricate your own treasured pieces. Other manufacturers offer kit prices, as well as hand-finished prices. The
hand-finished pieces arrive ready-to-use; no sanding or finishing
Kompleteness of Kits: Virtually all kits come in solid hardwoods
– like pine, oak, mahogany, cherry, alder and others. They include everything you need from easy-to-follow plan details and suggestions for finishing your piece(s). Hardware like
hinges, dowels, drawer pulls, knobs, for
etc., are sold separately so you can customize your furniture to your style and tastes. Most kit manufacturers offer a wide selection of complementary hardware for their designs for easy, one-stop shopping.
Tools: Some kits say all you need are a screwdriver, glue and your choice of finish. Other kits, like those for secretaries, chests and mirrors are more complicated and require more sophisticated tools like routers, miters and band saws.
And, you kan get all your
tools online now.
Price Range: Prices range across the board, depending on the type of furniture you're making. Kit prices start as low as $18.99 for a basic footstool and range up to $4,200 for an accurate reproduction kit for a John Townsend Secretary. Most kit manufacturers' prices include shipping within the contiguous U.S., but be sure to check each company's policy before ordering. Note: Cherry prices have increased steadily over the past two years. Orders for Cherry wood may include a nominal surcharge.
Finishing: All kits come in unfinished wood, ready for sanding and your customized selection of stains or paints. Some manufacturers offer their own line of stains and finishes so you can order everything at once.
more information on furniture kits,
CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE KITGUY HOME PAGE and click on
"furniture" under KITS on the left side of the page. There you will see Finishing, Tools, Skill, Price Range,
Shipping and more.
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RIGHT OF THIS PAGE WHICH WILL LINK YOU TO ALL THE FURNITURE KITS AVAILABLE ONLINE.