Does "Custom" mean more expensive?

At Wood Works by the Lake custom means a better fit. It means quality work so that your product will last.  Custom also means a great customer experience. "Custom" is who we are and what you can expect from us.


We always start our projects with the best quality products and let your vision shine from there.

  • Wood of choice - NO particle board or MDF

  • Sides: 3/4" furniture grade plywood or solid wood panels

  • Face Frames: Solid Wood

  • Drawer Fronts: Solid wood slab fronts or 5 piece raised panel

  • Drawer Box: Under-mount full extension slide, 5/8" maple drawer box, dovetail joints, 1/4" furniture grade birch plywood bottom.

  • Doors: Solid wood - Panels made with 5/8" solid wood.

  • Trays: 5/8" maple box, dovetail joints, full extension side mounted slides, 1/4" bottom plywood.

  • Toe Kick, Tops, Bottoms & Shelves: All made with 3/4" furniture grade plywood.

  • Backs: Made with 1/2" furniture grade plywood.

  • Crown Molding

  • Refrigerator Panels: 3/4" furniture grade plywood or flat panels.

  • Finishes: Stain and Glaze of choice. Industrial polyurethane top coat. Industrial paint.


In addition to your custom cabinets, you can choose from a wide range of special options to fit your needs. Below are just a few examples:

  • Pull Out Trash

  • Sink Base Pullout Organizer

  • Tray Dividers

  • Two-Tier Cookware Organizer

  • Soft-Close Base Cabinet Organizer

  • Chrome Blind Corner Optimizer

  • Two-Tiered Cutlery Drawer