Our bespoke fitted wardrobes, allow you to make the most of all the available space in your house.
Freestanding wardrobes come in specific set sizes, leaving wasted unused space at the sides and above. With our bespoke wardrobes you can make the most of every inch of space in your home, allowing you the maximum storage for your belongings.
What is a bespoke wardrobe?
Custom wardrobes, bespoke wardrobes or made to measure wardrobes are wardrobes that have not been mass-produced, but rather created for your needs. Bespoke wardrobes are made to the exact measurements of each individual person. They are designed specifically for the owner and their personal usage. Since they are tailored, bespoke wardrobes tend to be slightly more expensive than their mass produced equivalents, but the quality is significantly higher.
Do fitted wardrobes add value to a property?
Yes. Recent studies have shown that one of the main factors in a house’s value is its wardrobes. In fact, wardrobes can add up to 10% onto a house’s appraisal. This means that if you have an average house worth £300,000 with wardrobes added, it will be worth £330,000.
Should fitted wardrobes have backs?
Bespoke wardrobes should always have backs, since they are specifically tailored to the owner. If you do not get backs for wardrobes installed in your home, there is a high chance that they will not fit properly and could even come apart over time.
What material are wardrobes usually made out of?
Wardrobes are usually made out of either wood or metal. Of the two, our wardrobes are made out of wood; these are typically more popular because they can be stained or painted any color you want and still look great.
What are some other advantages to custom wardrobes?
There are many advantages to custom wardrobes. One of the biggest is that wardrobes tend to be more durable because they have been specifically designed for their user. They also tend to be made from better quality materials and last longer as a result. Custom wardrobes can also include storage space, such as drawers or shelves, which can be incredibly useful. Can wardrobes be insulated?
Generally wardrobes are not insulated because it makes them too warm to store clothes in for any length of time. However, specific wardrobes may have insulation built into them depending on the customer’s needs.
Do fitted wardrobes cause damp?
No, wardrobes do not cause damp.
Is it cheaper to build your own wardrobe?
Building wardrobes is almost always significantly cheaper than buying wardrobes from a furniture shop. The savings you get from building your own wardrobes can be used to customise them in any way you want. That being said, we’ve lost count of the number of times we’ve been called in to work on DIY wardrobe projects where people have bitten off more than they can chew. If you want the perfect, bespoke wardrobe give us a call and chat with one of our specialist joiners about your specific needs.
How long does it take to build a fitted wardrobe?
It depends on the wardrobes and what you want included in them. Typically, wardrobes can be built within three days and can be fitted in your home in a single day; however, this does vary depending on your requirements
Is MDF good for wardrobes?
MDF or Medium Particle Fibreboard consists of wood residue that’s been hammered down to make sheet wood. The resulting surface is smooth, even and incredibly sturdy. It is also the ideal material for painting, meaning we can colour match to your walls or any colour you desire, as long you as you can provide the colour name and manufacturer. MDF is incredibly affordable and environmentally friendly too as it uses waste wood.