Maite Garcia's Profile
Custom reclaimed wood and hardwood Dining Tables, Living Room Furniture and Bedroom and metal Designs Handmade in Los Angeles
We started our business 1989 in the backyard of our house...just my partner & I building with reclaimed wood and selling at the swap meets. We opened our first retail store in 1991, in Los Angeles, as well as our small custom wood shop. Between the factory & the store we have been able to create custom pieces for interior designers, movie/tv studios, as well as other retailers.
I think the best part of designing furniture is building with reclaimed woods. The character of old Douglas Fir from homes built in 1930's or earlier hroughout Los Angeles creates unique and timeless products. One other element of our construction is that we use traditional mortise and tenon joinery, non-toxic water based glue, low or no VOC paints and stains and water…
- Joined April 26, 2011