All You Need to Know About Custom Furniture in Ontario - Chervin Furniture & Design

All You Need to Know About Custom Furniture in Ontario

Are you ready to delve into the world of custom furniture in Ontario? We’re excited to give you a guide to help you create a space that shows your unique personality and style. We offer unique custom furniture designs and expert craftsmanship to enhance your home and embrace personalized furniture. Discover how you can elevate your home with furniture pieces that are as unique as you.

The Custom Furniture Design Process

1. Consultation & Collaboration: Discuss your vision and preferences

Our team will take the time to understand your vision, preferences, and functional requirements. We believe in the power of collaboration, and your input is invaluable in shaping your customized furniture pieces. Through thoughtful discussions and exchange of ideas, we ensure that every aspect of the furniture aligns with your style and needs.

2. Material Selection: Choosing the right finishes

Choosing the right materials is crucial in achieving the desired look and feel of your custom furniture. During the design process, our team will guide you through the material selection, considering factors such as durability, aesthetics, and sustainability. With our extensive selection, you can find the perfect materials that align with your vision.

3. Furniture Production: Made to order just for you

Once you choose and finalize the details of your custom furniture, we will place your order, initiating the production process. The skilled craftspeople will then begin creating your personalized furniture pieces.

Each brand has its own unique production methods. As a result, the production process can vary in duration, ranging from a few weeks to a few months. Rest assured, the wait will be worthwhile as you eagerly anticipate the arrival of your made-to-order furniture pieces that perfectly match your style and space.

4. White Glove Delivery: Ensuring a seamless experience

With our White Glove Delivery, we guarantee a seamless experience from start to finish. We offer complete assembly, setup, and installation, including removing the packaging materials. We go the extra mile to respect you and your home at every step. Our goal is to exceed your expectations, making the entire process stress-free and enjoyable.

  • Thank you so much for the prompt and friendly delivery of our couch. Your delivery men are exceptional! Bravo to them!

    Bob & Jane, Happy Customer
  • The delivery was efficient and exactly as requested! Polite and personable delivery just like the sales staff!

    Alicia, Happy Customer
  • I now have had four deliveries in total. Every delivery has been on time, handled professionally by friendly staff, and placed and set up exactly as requested.

    Dorothy, Happy Customer
  • Our wonderful set of recliners has arrived safely, and they are looking very AT HOME! Thanks for the thorough service in the store and beyond! The delivery guys were pleasant, efficient, quick, and careful. Thanks to Chervin for a great experience!

    Liz, Happy Customer
  • I am really pleased with Chervin furniture. The delivery people are always very polite and obliging. The furniture is excellent quality. You would never get such great service from any of the large furniture chains.

    Daniel, Happy Customer
  • I just wanted to thank you for delivering our new chair. It is a beautiful solid leather chair and we are so pleased. Also, the young lads who delivered it were over the top helpful.

    Robert, Customer
  • The delivery men were so very polite, careful and service-minded. We received top-notch service and the furniture arrived safely and was assembled efficiently!

    Shuh, Customer

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The Advantages of Custom Furniture

UNIQUE STYLE: Express your personal preferences!

With custom furniture, you can express your personal style and preferences like never before. No more settling for common designs, you can embrace the freedom to create something special. Our team will help you bring your vision to life, whether you like modern, rustic, or timeless styles. From selecting the perfect materials to incorporating personalized details, each piece will reflect your distinct taste and personality.

Maximized Functionality: Tailored to fit your space and needs

Custom furniture offers a remarkable advantage in optimizing your space with tailored sizes and configurations. Unlike off-the-shelf pieces, which often fall short of achieving a harmonious and functional arrangement, customizable furniture provides the perfect solution. Our sales team and design consultant will work closely with you to understand your needs and the size of your space. We help you choose and customize furniture that fits your space and looks good. It will be stylish and practical, whether you want something small or eye-catching.

Unbeatable Quality: Crafted for superior durability and built to last

When you choose custom furniture, you’re investing in superior craftsmanship and lasting quality. We take pride in partnering with renowned furniture brands that bring decades of experience and expertise to every piece they create. Each custom furniture item is handcrafted using the finest materials, ensuring not only beautiful aesthetics but also exceptional durability. We believe that furniture should be built to withstand the test of time, allowing you to enjoy its beauty and functionality for years to come.

Sustainable choices: Eco-friendly Materials & Practices

When it comes to furnishing your space, custom furniture provides an opportunity to choose a greener alternative compared to mass-produced pieces. We recognize the importance of offering eco-friendly options, which is why we partner with brands like Brentwood Classics, Bertanie, Handstone & Palliser. These brands use sustainable materials and practices in their furniture designs, including responsibly sourced wood and low-emission finishes. With custom furniture, you can confidently embrace pieces that showcase your style and contribute to a more sustainable future.

We bring you a diverse selection of the best Canadian made furniture brands specializing in custom furniture in Ontario, Canada. Find the furniture you need easily with our wide selection of options, such as sofas, dining tables, bedroom sets, furniture accessories and more.


Custom furniture offers a world of possibilities! Picture an elegant accent chair featuring a dual fabric application, adding a touch of sophistication to any room. Envision a sectional sofa crafted in your favourite fabric with a configuration that not only complements your space but also offers practical functionalities like storage. Imagine a bespoke dining table, personalized to your taste with your preferred type of wood finish and base, accompanied by matching chairs and a bench to accommodate your family gatherings.

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Selecting custom furniture is an investment that deserves careful consideration. If you are wondering ‘How do you evaluate furniture quality?’, consider these important factors:  

For Custom Upholstered Furniture:
  • Look for frames made from kiln-dried or engineered wood, providing superior stability and durability.
  • Ensure seat cushions offer ample support and comfort with a density of at least 2.5 pounds, indicating better resilience. 
For Custom Dining Tables:
  • Opt for solid hardwood materials like maple, oak, walnut, or cherry that stand the test of time. 
  • Check that metal accents and legs are made from high-grade steel and welded with precision. 
For All Custom Furniture Pieces:
    • Verify the manufacturer’s warranty to ensure your purchase is protected for years to come, reflecting their confidence in their product’s quality. 

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Key Factors to Consider about Custom Furniture


Understand that custom furniture can cost more than ready-made models, so set realistic expectations. Consider your budgetary constraints and prioritize accordingly.


Custom furniture requires time for design, construction, and delivery. Allocate sufficient time to ensure a smooth process and avoid rushing decisions. Discuss timelines with your sales consultant to ensure your expectations are aligned.

Material selection and durability

Custom furniture allows you to choose materials that match your style and preferences. Strike a balance between aesthetics and durability by selecting high-quality materials that suit your lifestyle and offer long-lasting performance.

Furniture placement and measurements

Take precise measurements of your space to ensure the custom furniture fits perfectly. Consider the layout and functionality of the room to optimize furniture placement.

Looking for more guidance with your space plan and furniture customization? Look no further! We offer FREE in-home design consultations to help you bring your vision to life.

Collaborating with a reputable furniture retailer

Research your options when choosing a custom furniture brand. Collaborating with a reliable and reputable furniture showroom like Chervin Furniture & Design ensures a smooth process and fulfilling result. 

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We recognize that custom furniture is an expression of your individuality and a reflection of your personal style. As your trusted partner in creating custom furniture in Ontario, we are committed to collaborating with furniture brands renowned for their superior craftsmanship, attention to detail, and exceptional customer service.

We are here to assist you throughout the entire design process, ensuring perfection in every aspect. This includes the initial meeting and extends all the way to the final delivery. Experience the difference of custom furniture and let Chervin Furniture & Designs bring your dream space to life!


Visit our furniture store in Elmira to explore a diverse selection of custom furniture and furniture accessories in Ontario. 

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