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  1. Marketing & Sales
    Hey members! I like to make furniture as a hobby. I really get a lot of positive compliments and people tell me that I should sell it too, so I decided to do that ;) .And now I want to make some furniture and then sell it. Now I see that many people offer their self-made furniture on...
  2. Finish Carpentry
    Hey guys, I'm a first year carpentry and joinery apprentice, and this is a stool I built, took me a few days, extremely proud although I did make some mistakes in building it. I really like furniture building but for my career I want to work on building/renovating homes.
  3. Finish Carpentry
    Hello Friends, I am trying to understand the price per foot difference between cabinet and furniture. Also, I do not know when a cabinet becomes a piece of furniture, where is the divider line? Thank you for your time and great information. JTB
  4. Concrete & Paving
    Just messing around with a table for behind my desk. Wanted to see what the combo looked like.
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone. I just signed up for this site, based on a reccomendation from a friend who has has good experiences with this place. He also said he has found invaluable insight and help from the members here. I hope to have the same experience. I've been building custom store fixtures in...
  6. Painting & Finish Work
    I have started to get into a new area of painting. Seems that lots of homeowners want their furniture painted instead of stripping and staining. I've had a bunch of these kinds of jobs lately so look into it Painters, i've made quite a bit of money just spraying a few coats of paint on a desk or...
  7. Painting & Finish Work
    I just had some custom furniture made (walnut), and I am going to finish it with a dark stain followed by spraying either lacquer or a polyurethane. I have experience spraying polyurethane on doors, but have never done a fine finish on furniture. We own an air assisted sprayer, but I have never...
  8. New Member Introductions
    Hmmm. Always a bit tricky to summarize your whole life in a paragraph or less. My name is Mark I'm a cabinet maker in beautiful Dana Point, CA. I primarily do custom furniture and that is where I have the most fun. But cash wise cabinets, built-ins and re-purposing is where I get the most...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hello all. We have been in the architectural metalsmithing, public space design and sculpture business for 21 years. I am so glad I found this site. It has been very helpful, especially regarding the language of contracts and communicating with clients. Keep up the great work and I'm looking...
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