Finish Carpentry & Millwork in SeattleBurl

From Seattle, we craft exceptional carpentry & millwork. Every project receives meticulous attention, using premium materials for lasting results. We optimize efficiency to deliver high-quality craftsmanship that endures, reflecting our commitment to excellence for Seattle’s homeowners.

Built-in Furniture

Built-in furniture seamlessly integrates with your space. These custom-made pieces, like bookshelves, entertainment centers, and window seats, are constructed and installed directly into your walls or alcoves, maximizing functionality and creating a polished look.

Cabinet Installation

We expertly install cabinets in kitchens, bathrooms, and throughout your home, ensuring seamless integration and flawless functionality. This includes meticulously mounting cabinets, attaching doors and handles, and fine-tuning hardware for a beautiful, long-lasting finish.

Chair Rail

A chair rail is a horizontal trim element installed midway up a wall, typically around chair back height. It adds a touch of elegance while safeguarding your walls from scuffs and bumps caused by chairs.

Coffered Ceilings

Coffered ceilings elevate your space with a timeless elegance. These decorative ceilings feature sunken panels framed by moldings, creating a visually striking and sophisticated look. They add depth and dimension, making a room feel grander and more architecturally interesting.

Crown Molding

Crown molding adds a finishing touch where walls meet ceilings. These decorative trims come in a variety of styles, enhancing the visual interest and perceived height of your space.

Custom Trim and Millwork

Elevate your space with custom trim and millwork. We design and install intricate moldings, crown detailing, and other handcrafted elements that add architectural interest and timeless beauty.

Staircase Finishing

Transform your staircase with expert finishing. We elevate existing treads, balusters, newel posts, and handrails, or create beautiful custom components to match your vision. The result? A staircase that becomes a stunning focal point in your home.


Elevate your walls with wainscoting. These decorative panels add a touch of style and sophistication to the lower portion of your walls. Wainscoting not only enhances the beauty of your space but also provides an extra layer of protection against everyday wear and tear.

Window and Door Casings

Window and door casings are the finishing touch that frames your openings. These decorative moldings come in a range of styles, from simple and clean to ornate and detailed, to complement your home’s architecture and your personal taste.

Wood Paneling

Wood paneling elevates your space with warmth and character. We install wood panels directly onto your walls, offering a beautiful and durable solution that enhances both aesthetics and functionality.

Why should we contact Burl about our finish carpentry project?

Contracting with Burl for your finish carpentry and millwork means choosing quality and care. Our team, with fair wages and benefits, values craftsmanship. While we’re not the lowest or highest cost, our pricing falls within the 50% to 75% quartile. We believe in avoiding the pitfalls of choosing the cheapest contractor, ensuring your project receives the attention it deserves. Trust Burl for finish carpentry that prioritizes excellence and your satisfaction.

How much does finish carpentry work in Seattle cost?

Carpentry and Millwork projects operate on a time and materials basis. As of February 2024, our rates are $125 per hour for our lead carpenter, $100 per hour for other carpenters and project management, and helpers range from $60 to $80 per hour. Material costs generally align with standard retail rates.

What do I need to get started with a carpentry project?

To kickstart a carpentry project, first, determine your budget. Gather ideas, whether from online sources, magazines, sketches, or just a concept to guide the project in the right direction.

Do you have more photos of your work?

Yes. Especially of our work in process. Contact us today.

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