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Last Updated: , Created: Thursday, September 14th, 2000

Judging the quality of furniture

We visited with Peter Coulter at Harvest House Furniture in Toronto, Ontario and he walked us through what to look for in a quality piece of furniture, citing the examples on hand at Harvest House.

Aside from the wood and the look of the finish, check out the overall fit of drawers and doors. Is there even spacing. Look for dovetail joints in drawers, a definite sign of better quality and durability.

Keywords: Furniture, Woodworking

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