Custom Joinery

Elevate your space with custom joinery


Transform Your Business Fitout with Our Bespoke Fitout & Joinery Solutions

Fitout Ideas has been undertaking complete Shop Fitouts, designing and manufacturing custom joinery in Sydney and surrounds for over 11 years. 

Being licensed builders in NSW & ACT, we excel beyond expectation through our:

  1. Expertise in construction and building regulations.
  2. Structural knowledge and requirements for all projects.
  3. Assurance of quality work and compliance with all codes of practice.
  4. 20M Insurance coverage for protection.
  5. Strong project management skills.
  6. Expertise to foresee any potential issues and problem-solve accordingly.
  7. Trusted reputation built on successful projects over many years in operation.


Tailored Craftsmanship

Fitout Ideas specialises in creating and building custom shops alongside our joinery masterpieces that uniquely reflect your business. Our skilled craftsmen pay attention to every detail to ensure your fitout stands out from the rest. 

No matter what style you are looking for - modern, classic, or something boutique- we will use our expertise and resources to create the perfect design, every time!

Quality Materials

We seek out top quality materials to craft our custom-built shops and joinery, guaranteeing a high-quality finish that will impress your clients and elevate the look of your space. Each piece is carefully crafted and customised to your specifications.

Personalised Service

From the initial consultation to the final installation, we are committed to providing you with exceptional service and customised solutions for your fitout needs. We have become a trusted and reliable partner to our Sydney clients over many years, with whom we have helped custom design, manufacture and install custom architectural joinery and stores.


Contact us today to discuss your next project and let our team of Sydney custom fitout experts bring your vision to life.

Frequently asked questions about custom joinery

What is custom joinery?

Custom joinery refers to the design and fabrication of bespoke woodwork elements tailored to specific requirements. It involves creating custom-made pieces such as cabinets, counters, shelving, furniture, and other decorative woodwork features to meet the functional and aesthetic needs of a space.

Custom joinery is an integral part of interior design and fitouts, providing unique and personalized solutions that enhance the overall look and functionality of a space. It allows for the creation of exceptional and distinctive features that add character and a personal touch to the environment.

How much does custom joinery cost?

The cost of custom joinery can vary significantly depending on several factors, including the size and complexity of the pieces, the type of materials used (such as wood species, finishes, and hardware), and the level of detail and craftsmanship required.

Generally, custom joinery is more expensive than mass-produced or standard options, as it involves the expertise of skilled woodworkers and the precision of custom fabrication. However, the investment in custom joinery can add significant value and character to a space, making it a worthwhile consideration for those seeking a unique and tailored solution.

How long does custom joinery take?

The timeline for custom joinery projects can range from several weeks to several months, depending on the scope and complexity of the work. Factors such as the number of pieces, the level of detail, and the availability of materials and skilled woodworkers can all impact the duration of the project.

It's essential to plan and allow for sufficient time when incorporating custom joinery into a fitout or renovation project. Experienced joinery professionals can provide accurate timelines and ensure that the custom pieces are delivered and installed according to the project schedule.

Why do I need an interior designer for my new custom joinery project?

Working with an interior designer for a custom joinery project can be highly beneficial. Designers have the expertise to ensure that the custom joinery pieces seamlessly integrate with the overall design concept, creating a cohesive and visually appealing space. They can provide detailed plans, 3D visualizations, and guidance on materials, finishes, and functionality to optimise the use of space and guarantee a satisfying outcome.

Interior designers also have extensive knowledge of design trends, best practices, and regulations, ensuring that the custom joinery meets necessary standards and requirements while aligning with your personal style and preferences.

Do I need council approvals for custom joinery?

In most cases, custom joinery itself does not require council approvals. However, if the joinery project is part of a larger renovation or fitout that involves structural changes, alterations to load-bearing walls, or modifications to plumbing or electrical systems, council approvals may be necessary.

It's always advisable to check with your local council or relevant authorities to ensure compliance with building codes and regulations specific to your area. An experienced joinery professional or interior designer can guide you through the process and assist in obtaining any necessary approvals for the overall project.

What is custom joinery in a fitout?

In the context of a fitout, custom joinery refers to the bespoke woodwork elements designed and fabricated specifically for that particular space. This can include custom cabinets, countertops, shelving, built-in furniture, and decorative features that are tailored to the unique requirements and aesthetics of the fitout project.

Custom joinery plays a critical role in creating functional and visually stunning fitouts, whether for a retail space, hospitality establishment, office, or any other commercial or residential setting. It allows for the integration of personalised solutions that maximise space utilisation, enhance the overall ambiance, and reflect the brand's identity or personal style.