Designwood | Timber Merchants | Kiln Dried & Recycled Timber Specialists


Bespoke Custom Furniture

With over 45 years involvement in the timber and building industry, we specialise in the design and manufacturing of a vast range of timber furniture products. Do you have a custom timber furniture design in mind? If so, we can turn your dream into a reality. 

Recycled timber furniture has the following advantages: 

  • Recycled timber which means it is not sent to landfill 
  • Recycled timber gives furniture a rustic look and a timeless appeal. 
  • Most of our timber is well seasoned – meaning it does not contain unwanted movement and it also shows rare characteristics unique to reclaimed wood.

At Designwood, we have an inhouse draftsmen and trades people available to design your timber furniture. From an office to a residential setting, we make the following (but not limited to): 

  • Tables, Desks & Board Room Tables
  • Chairs, Seats & Benches
  • Vanities, Bathroom accessories, ensuite basins & more
  • Cabinetry including TV cabinets, display cabinets, book shelves and wine bottle holders
  • Shop merchandisers, plinths and displays
  • Bedroom accessories including beds, bed-side tables and draws

Yes! Using our dependable transport network, we can deliver reclaimed wood and recycled timber products Australia wide. We even have a truck available to deliver in the local Lake Macquarie and Newcastle regions. 

Your Local Solid Wood Furniture Specialists

Designwood is your one stop shop for all things recycled solid timber and engineered recycled timber. We can make handmade timber furniture to suit your specifications. We not only unique products, but a comprehensive service. From design to delivery – Designwood is your local end to end recycle timber furniture specialists. It is the place where building designers, architects, interior decorators, tradies and builders go for all of their timber furniture needs. 



Designwood is committed to using industry leading practices to build custom timber furniture. We aim to minimise our impact on the environment by using every last piece.



Our new timber is sourced in accordance with Australian Forestry Standards Chain of Custody. Our supply chain consists of local Australian timber companies.



To conserve & preserve our ecological future, Designwood aims to use recycled timber from historic locations, old railway sleepers & other applications. This reduces landfill & waste.

Handmade Timber Furniture Specialists Newcastle 

Designwood are Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and the Hunter Valley’s recycled timber furniture experts. With over 30 years experience designing wood, we have an in-house workshop where we can turn your vision into a reality. 

As the Hunter’s leaders in bespoke timber furniture, we have in house design and building team that can make any custom made timber furniture that you wish. Whether you are a homeowner, builder, architect, renovator or DIY expert – we can help you build your dream handmade furniture pieces

Stylish Recycled Timber Furniture Experts

Reclaimed wood is in our DNA. We source timber from recycled railway sleepers, demolished buildings, bridges, barn finds and donations. Using our extensive skill set and in house tradesmen, we can build rustic recycled timber furniture in our Newcastle workshop. 

Homeowners and builders love our stylish recycled timber furniture, which adds value and aesthetics to your property. We deal with both residential and commercial dwellings, building custom handmade furniture. We build tables, chairs, vanities, bathrooms, desks, benches, board room tables, kitchen cabinets and more! 

Our recycled timber products are good for the environment. Instead of sending timber to landfill, we reuse timber products to breathe new life into them. Recycled timber can be used to create unique finishes and applications. Some products may be 100’s of years old – cut over 100 years old and grown for many years before that. 

Reclaimed Wood Furniture Hunter Valley, Newcastle & Maitland

In line with our sustainability goals, recycled timber reduces our carbon footprint on our earth. As the timber does not need to re-milled, this saves on wastage and excess. It also requires less energy to get a finished product. 

If you are in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, the Mid North Coast or the Central Coast and require custom recycled timber furniture – Designwood are your timber experts. We have an inhouse workshop to turn reclaimed timber into usable furniture products at extremely competitive rates. We have a wide range of experience with reclaimed timber furniture and can help you today by contacting us here.