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Here Are Some Comments From Previous Clients

John has made several items of furniture for us,and we are so pleased with the results that we keep ordering more! He provides a friendly service,and we have no hesitations in recomending him.     Mr and Mrs K .....Biddenden Kent

 Thank you so much for the  excellent work you did designing and building our wonderful kitchen................. Mr and Mrs H Wittersham Kent

We are delighted with our kitchen,from the initial design to the fitting......Mr and Mrs T Wittersham Kent.

Thank you so much for our kitchen,the black granite looks beautiful against the oak units it looks fantastic..............Mr and Mrs B Cranbrook Kent.

The designs we chose were made to specific measurements, to fit by john at wood by design,the result was  brilliant workmanship by a true craftsman Mr and Mrs S-W  West Malling.  

Fantastic quality bespoke kitchens by an excellent carpenter.Cannot recommend highly enough.Mr and Mrs H Maidstone.

John worked closely with us throughout so that the design evolved as we went along.The result was a kitchen properly thought out and above all,fully functional............Mr and Mrs A  Cranbrook Kent.

Beautifully designed by us,beautifully made by John,in fact the perfect kitchen,........Mr and Mrs G  Benenden Kent

Excellent kitchen,excellent workmanship,excellent man to do business with..........Mrs T  Chainhurst Kent.

Over several years,wood by design have built for us,a complete kitchen,fitted bedroom,anda number of pieces of bespoke furniture.We have been very happy with the high quality of design and craftmanship............. Mr and Mrs P  Benenden  Kent.

John Ritchie has provided us with a truly superb kitchen,which he made to our requirements,with so many features and ideas provided by John himself.The quality of the kitchenand his attention to detail were excellent.WE have no hesitation in recommending his service. ....................Mr and Mrs V Great Chart Ashford/

We are delighted with our kitchen.The space and design has made a huge difference to our lives and home.Thank you for your guidence and help........ Mr and Mrs A  Surrey.

The workmanship is excellent and the attention to detail first class.We are delighted with the results.Many thanks..... Mr and Mrs B Sevenoaks.

We are absolutely delighted with the kitchen that John has built for us.The whole process was stress free and it was a pleasure having such a craftsman working in our home. His practical and thoughtful input on design and his attention to detail, has resulted in an environment that looks amazing and is a joy to cook in !  ..................V. H. (Author) Canterbury.

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 Mark Wilkinson cooks kitchen, has been a favourite with the public for the past few years, and while i am sure the build quality is excellent, it does come at a price.Perhaps one of my designs could be considered as an alternative, at about half the price ?