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amish or other handcrafted tables

Posted by melissastar (My Page) on
Mon, Dec 7, 09 at 13:14

I'm in the market for a new dining room table...farm table, mission style or possibly shaker...and I'm intriqued by the many companies that seem to offer hand crafted tables in a variety of woods...quarter-sawn oak, cherry, maple, etc.

Does anyone have experience with any of these companies...easily found on the web by searching "amish furniture" or "farm table" ? Know any that have a particularly good rep? Or an especially bad one?

THanks


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RE: amish or other handcrafted tables

Oh.. I can help you here! I'm from Amish country. :)

I was just looking at Weaver Furniture from a dining set. It's in Ohio.

http://weaverfurniturestore.com/

Another place I was looking at for kitchen cabinets, but they also make furniture. This is where people go when they want the best in cabinets around here, so I'm sure their tables are just as high quality.

http://schrocksofwalnutcreek.com/

I would not hesitate to buy from either one of these places. They are very popular with people in my area, and I know people who are customers of both. Good luck!


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RE: amish or other handcrafted tables

Countrysidecabinetry.com has many choices and prices to give you an idea of cost. I bought a solid cherry shaker table, 40x48 with slightly bowed out sides of the tabletop, 2- 12 inch leaves which are self-stored, for $650. It was made in Penn Yan, NY by am Amish furniture maker, Alvin Horning. I also bought oak armchairs to use for seating in the waiting room at my office for $195 each. Cherry sidechairs for my new table are on order $195 each. If you drive around in an Amish settled area, you will see signs on driveways telling what each farm makes. In PA Dutch country, I saw many that I'd love to stop at if hubby would only let me!

Here is a link that might be useful: Countryside Cabinetry


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RE: amish or other handcrafted tables

Amish Collection is the place to find handcrafted amish furniture. With a wide selection from living room, dining room, office, and much more. They offer Authentic Amish Furniture at the with superiour quality at a fraction of the cost of other online retailers. Be sure to check they out at amishcollection.com They are located in the Heart of Ohio's Amish Country.

Here is a link that might be useful: Amish Furniture


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RE: amish or other handcrafted tables

Hey! Thanks for posting about our site... we appreciate the vote of confidence!


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RE: amish or other handcrafted tables

Amish furniture really is a "Green" product as the furniture is solid wood and will last a lifetime.

Here is a link that might be useful: Beautiful Amish Furniture


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