Can a furniture maker double as a builder?

by | Nov 20, 2020 | Furniture FAQs | 0 comments

A good furniture maker will have many of the skills needed to build homes or other structures.

Several furniture makers I know of have built their own homes or shops.

  • But there are many aspects of building construction that they have to learn on the fly (or subcontract out to others with more knowledge and skill.)

Furniture makers are not qualified to be professional builders, working as independent contractors.

  • Aside from lacking some basic skills, they will not have required licenses or be aware of local building codes and regulations.

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Jeff Frank

Jeff Frank

Furniture Consultant

Jeff Frank is a 45 year  furniture industry veteran. He created this blog to provide detailed facts, inside information & advice for furniture shoppers. 




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