Maite Garcia's Profile

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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…

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  • Joined April 26, 2011

Favorite materials

reclaimed wood, old douglas fir, Mahogany, white oak, alder, iron, cement, salvaged materials, non toxic glue, non toxic paints, metal, anything environmentally friendly

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MortiseandTenon
Mortise & Tenon Custom Home Furnishings

About

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 based lacquers.

For questions about our products or custom needs, call us at 323-937-7654. Want to see more from us? Check out our main site: MortiseTenon.com.

Hope you enjoy our designs!

Thanks,

Jerod

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