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President – Bernard Dodman

E-mail: upholsti2@bigpond.com

Mobile: 0417 499 199

 

Treasurer – Souk Sayers

E-mail: souk@artisanfurniture.com.au

Mobile: 0437 887 057

Marketing/Media – Michael D’Andrea

E-mail: michael@artifexaustralia.com

Mobile: 0406 073 690

 

Secretary – Frank Parker

E-mail: info@parkerinteriors.com.au

Mobile: 0408 928 318

 

Committee – Tim Drag

E-mail: tim@arqadian.com.au

Mobile: 0488 441 910

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These are the hardworking people of WA who craft high quality furniture for you. 

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Built West is Best!

Welcome to the website of the Western Australian Furniture Association. The WAFMA’s prime objective is to promote, support and recognise Western Australian Furniture Manufacturers.

‘Built Here’ in WA is a logo designed to promote ‘WA made’ to the consumer, retailer, supplier and international markets.

We thank you for visiting our site and hope you will choose products displaying the ‘Built Here’ logo.

WAFMA Committee 2017 (minus David Michael) with Peter Kreitals CEO of the FCJA, our peak national umbrella industry association.

There are so many benefits to buying handcrafted high quality furniture made right here in WA. Click this button below to read more.

SO MANY GREAT REASONS TO BUY LOCAL

✅Is the item of furniture totally made in WA? 
✅Can I have minor alterations to a design and inly incur minimal cost?
✅Is there a home consultancy service available to confirm the design ideas and measure exactly for the finished products?
✅Is the timber sourced locally and sustainable and can I be advised about suitable timber for my furniture?
✅Can I select from a range of timers or have it stained to my requirements?
✅Can I select hardware and componentry to suit my style, decor and budget?
✅Can I choose any fabric in any price range for upholstery and be advised of its suitability for my specific requirements?
✅Can I alter cushion densities to achieve maximum comfort? 
✅Can I discuss the quality of the construction materials including springing and cushioning?

✅Can I visit the manufacturer to check the construction and finish?

✅Is there an acceptable warranty term and reliable after sales service?

✅Will I be able to easily have furniture recovering change my decor?

✅If I select can the staff explain the different in quality and will they help me and will they help me make the best selection for my requirements?

✅I am passionate about the environment and sustainability; if I find good quality second hand furniture can I obtain reputable advice about re-upholstery?

✅I understand in Australia it is the law that the manufacturing process of foams must be CFC free, can I find out what other chemicals are in the product and can I have water and or chemical biased glues and stains etc?

✅Can I be assured that all the stuff in the supply chain receive entitlements in the supply chain receive entitlements and conditions in compliance with Australian law?

✅Are all WAFMA retailers happy to discuss all these points with and spend the time helping me make the best choice when purchasing my furniture?