Jaeger & Ernst is one of very few, truly custom, design/build cabinetry and furniture shops. We refer to ourselves as “Cabinetmakers,” the traditional title for master craftsmen who design and fabricate home furnishings of fine wood. The designation speaks directly from an era before “custom” became an advertizing claim, indiscriminately applied to all manner of mass-produced woodwork.

Each piece or entire room we build is individually designed for one homeowner’s particular space, individual stylistic preference, and personal functional requirements. Each cabinet in a wall of cabinets is individually designed to serve a particular function, while building upon... (more)


Take your concept drawings and reference materials to these factories. They will assist in refining your concept and thinking through the components involved in the Making Process.


A drafting specialist will create a blueprint of your idea using computer aided design (CAD) software. They make sure your design will be well-constructed.


Material suppliers will provide you with the raw materials and components of your end product.


Sample makers will assemble the first end product prototypes.