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This is your home for developing carpentry, woodworking, DIY, interior design, custom furniture making and live edge furniture news and resources for the enrichment of professional carpenters and designers alike. Curated content from sources including YouTube, news conglomerates, professional and casual blogs, editorial commentaries, company press releases and Chagrin Valley Custom Furniture news is gathered here as the perfect resource for quick, informative updates on the furniture industry.

Custom Accent & Ancillary Furniture for Sale

May 22, 2018

Chagrin Valley Custom Furniture introduces a new page featuring accent furniture including ottomans, chandeliers, mirrors, benches, display cases, mantels and more. CVCF can take any project and remake it just for you, or let your imagination run wild. As long as it obeys the laws of physics, we can make it.

How To Give Your Furniture A Makeover

May 22, 2018

Susan Handler, creator of the blog Saw Nail and Paint, introduces some money-saving methods to restore your furniture to better-than-ever. Any old piece of furniture can become a masterpiece with a little creativity and effort.

How To Order A Custom Made Sliding Interior Barn Door

May 20, 2018

CVCF developed a walkthrough video to show customer how to order interior sliding barn doors for its customers in the Cleveland area. It also serves as a great feature to see past projects and inspiration.

CVCF’s Referral Rewards Program

May 20, 2018

CVCF is continuing their referral rewards program, giving any past customer a $100 gift card to Hyde Park Steakhouse for any $2,000 project sold to a referred customer, or a $200 gift card for any $5,000 project sold.

CVCF Did Their First Partial Home Makeover

May 20, 2018

When a client came forward and asked us for a pair of barn doors, the conversation shifted to renovating the entire laundry room instead, adding a matching sink cabinet and shelves. The client was extremely happy with the result.

CVCF Created The Coffee Table From Frasier

May 20, 2018

As part of a bucket list purchase for a customer, Chagrin Valley Custom Furniture created an exact replica of the table from the hit T.V. sitcom “Frasier.” The result was pure perfection. CVCF will make copies of any past projects; this Frasier table sells for $4,000.

Ampersand Wooden Bundle Side Table Projects

May 20, 2018

Gadget flow is a crowdfunding platform where new products are added by artists who make everything from home. Crowdfunding is a popular way to gather funds from end consumers and surpass the economies of scale before production even starts.

How To Make A Monopoly Table

March 12, 2018

This incredible project features a table made solely to play Monopoly on, with cash drawers and card-holding slots for four different players. Now that’s a furniture repurposing project!

Autosaw: Robot Carpenter Makes Custom Furniture

March 2, 2018

In an attempt to take the accessible, mass-produced IKEA furniture business model even further, MIT researchers developed an AI (artificial intelligence) algorithm that can create custom furniture to meet any kind of specifications, including those that require some assembly. Developments such as these are accelerating the pace that automation and AI might replace skilled labor in the near future.

19 Cool Man Cave Ideas To Try This Week

By Dave Taylor

For the DIY enthusiast, taking on this list of man-cave projects will give you enough weekend work for the rest of the year. From endearing toilet paper holders to a NES controller table that actually works, this list should get you excited to get back into the workshop.

11 Foolproof Decorating Tips

November, 2017

Professional decorators know what makes a beautiful home, and correctly applying these 11 tips is like having a free in-home consultation. How often do you think about layering your lighting?

Decorating With Raw And Live Edge Wood

May 5, 2016

The concept of modernity is taking on a sense of authenticity and the all-natural. This piece tells how to use the trend of live edge and modern, rustic furniture to make your home come alive with its own unique personality.

Drying Wood At Home

By Eric Meier

Drying wood can be as easy as leaving it out in weather with the proper humidity, but that is surely the slowest method. Using alternative methods including kilns is a viable option. Either way, there are tips and tricks worth considering to ensure your wood dries without any unintended consequences.

CVCF Offers One Of A Kind Products: It’s Your Business

September 19, 2014

Featured on is a one-on-one interview with Shel Myeroff, founder and sole owner of Chagrin Valley Custom Furniture. Among the topics discussed are his plans for the growth of the company, how CVCF was affected by the economy’s resurgence from the recession and the biggest obstacles business owners face.

Pros And Cons To Help You Choose A Desk Layout

August 12, 2010

You’ve probably never broken down choice of where to place your work desk, but you’ve definitely thought about what might and might not work for your place. This list is a comprehensive guideline of what, where, and why to place your desk throughout your office.