How to Build a Rocking Chair by R.K. Woods


Step 1: Choose the wood. This first step is the most important and can take a very long time. Finding wood that is special enough to have a place of honor in your home. Look for color, design, character.

Step 2: Dry the wood . We have our own kilns to dry local wood.


Step 3: Cut into pieces: the seat, the back, armrests, legs and rocker.


Step 4: Assemble carefully.


Step 5: Sand and Stain at least three times.

Final Product


This whole process takes approximately 100 man-hours.

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