CMDA: The easy way to find a reputable cabinet maker or designer

CMDA: The easy way to find a reputable cabinet maker or designer


Looking for a Cabinet Maker or Kitchen Designer but don’t know where to start? Insider tips to finding the perfect joiner for your next project.

With many of us time poor these days and unsure about the joinery trade, it’s hard to know where to start looking for a reputable, reliable Cabinet Maker or Kitchen Designer.

A great place to start is with the CMDA (Cabinet Makers and Designers Association). Founded over 30 years ago, the CMDA is a not-for-profit organisation that represents the interests of businesses involved in the design and manufacture of cabinetry throughout Australia. By assisting local businesses with improving their procedures and expertise, the CMDA ensures that best practices are maintained and experienced by the general public.

Finding a reliable, experienced and reputable cabinetmaker or kitchen designer is now as easy as logging on to the CMDA’s website and entering your postcode. You will be provided with a list and links to all CMDA Cabinet Making & Design businesses near you. From here, you are able to view their website and contact them directly.

By utilising the CMDA website, the consumer can be rest-assured that the Cabinet Makers and Designers listed have the resources and support of the CMDA and abide by the following code of ethics set by the association:

  • Comply with all current Legislative requirements.
  • Provide a safe working environment for staff, employees and clients.
  • Provide prompt, friendly and courteous service.
  • Aspire to provide the highest standard of design, workmanship and service.
  • Adopt pricing policies that are fair and competitive.
  • Ensure that all materials, products and service are; as advertised or specified, fit for their intended purpose, conform to Australian Standards and recognised Industry Practices.

CMDA also conducts a National Awards program and other activities to assist members in gaining recognition and support for their business. The National Awards, in particular, not only allows the industry to showcase the depth of design skill and workmanship in Australia but also provides the consumer an opportunity to work with a local Award-winning business that takes pride in it’s work which has been recognised by the CMDA and industry peers as a leader in their craft.

With the recent focus on ensuring building materials and products are meeting Australian Standards, selecting a CMDA member is a step towards maintaining these standards that we demand as consumers and putting your support behind local Australian businesses.

For your next project and peace of mind, we encourage you to work with the CMDA to find a Cabinet Maker or Kitchen Designer today.

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