Benefits of Handcrafted Wood Furniture

If you’re looking for furniture that is as beautiful as it is functional, and as durable as it is unique, then handcrafted wood furniture is the choice for you. Unlike inexpensive, cookie-cutter tables and chairs that fall apart after a few years, or even a few months, handcrafted wood furniture is built to last. The table and chairs you buy new today could become a treasured family heirloom you pass down to your children and grandchildren.

A work of art!
You’ll find handcrafted wood furniture to coordinate with any décor, from modern minimalism to Victorian excess. Because a crafts person constructs each piece of furniture, no two tables or chairs are exactly alike. The crafts person works to bring out the rich grain and glowing beauty of the hardwoods he works with. Your new piece of handcrafted wood furniture isn’t merely another practical item in your home – it’s a work of art.

If you’re looking for something special, such as a non-standard sized chair or a table to fit in a specific space, you can order exactly what you need from a crafts person who will make it just for you. Such customization simply isn’t possible with mass-market furniture.

Environmentally friendly.
Handcrafted wood furniture is a smart choice for the environment, too. Much handcrafted furniture produced today is made from reclaimed wood. Your bench or chair may have once been a timber in a sunken ship, or part of an old wooden water tower. Rather than let these materials end up in the landfill, recyclers are reclaiming the wood and allowing its beauty to shine in new, functional pieces. Thanks to reclaimed wood, furniture makers have access to exotic, old-growth hardwoods that are unavailable otherwise.

If your handcrafted wood furniture becomes damaged over the years, it can be repaired and refinished to look like new. You can’t do that with a plastic chair or press board table. But most of the time, a simple dusting and the occasional coat of polish is all the care your handcrafted wood furniture will ever need.

When you purchase handcrafted wood furniture, you’re investing in a piece that will provide beauty in your home for years to come. Every time you sit down in your handcrafted wood chair, or share a meal at a table built for beauty as well as function, you’ll be sharing in a tradition of fine wood furniture that dates back centuries, one you can pass on to generations to come.

Are you looking for handcrafted wood furniture? Then Walker's Sawmill is the right place you! 

Walker's Sawmill is a traditional sawmill in Hopewell Junction, NY. We take pride in cutting wood the old fashioned way and we look for the odd piece of wood with knots to create the most beautiful benches and salon tables from. We also make custom made furniture such as tables or a bar. 

Please contact us at 845-223-3801 or send us an email and ask us about our special pricing on select pieces of furniture.