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Michael Humphries Woodworking
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"The primary focus of our work has been to understand the functional needs and design considerations of our clients and to deliver an unsurpassed product that will bring pleasure to many homeowners throughout New England and across the country."

Michael Humphries
Fine craftsmanship in wood from Michael Humphries Woodworking can be found from the top of the Carlton House at Boston's Taj to waterfront homes on Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket to suburban dream homes around Boston and New York.

Discerning homeowners and top architects, builders and interior designers have worked with Michael Humphries to design and create stunning millwork featuring custom veneers, carving and complimentary mixed wood species. Whatever your dream home is calling for, from a sleek modern kitchen to a traditional dining room breakfront, MHW can and will deliver spectacular results.

With an excellent reputation for projects delivered on time and on budget, MHW consistently provides friendly, reliable service and inspiring, unique projects on any scale.


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fine woodworking

People expect Michael Humphries Woodworking to go beyond the obvious. We create visual surprises in ordinary places. We craft appropriate solutions for projects on any scale, whether corporate function rooms or residential living spaces and furniture heirlooms. From design through installation we are known for experience, reliability, personal attention and value. For years our work has brought pleasure to people across the country.

Interesting Thoughts

Woodwork enhances the warmth and atmosphere of any space. Texture. Line. Color and light. Tailored wood transforms function into statement, providing an elegant interpretation of lasting satisfaction. In the hands of experienced artisans, woodwork subtly accents a feature or creates a dominating mood. The possibilities are limited only by one’s imagination.

Mission Statement

Michael Humphries Woodworking, Inc. brings together socially conscious, highly skilled craftsmen to work as an efficient team in an environmentally aware shop for the creation of fine woodwork, satisfied clients and the economic benefit of our local communities.

From its humble start in a small barn workshop in Western MA, Michael Humphries Woodworking has grown into a well-equipped workshop with an experienced and efficient team of skilled craftsmen and team managers.

"I thoroughly enjoy the development of every woodworking project from the initial interview with a potential client to seeing the finished work standing in place. I encourage my clients to envision and strive for woodwork they will want to live with for years to come." -- Michael Humphries
Michael Humphries was born in 1947 and raised in Pennsylvania, a lifelong wood hobbyist who majored in English literature while in college. He learned his trade through years of working with other skilled craftsmen. A graduate of Haverford College and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst (M Ed. '72), Michael Humphries previously worked in educational video production before returning to woodworking in 1974. Since its inception, Michael Humphries Woodworking has set the highest standards for honesty, integrity, quality, and fairness, reflecting Michael Humphries' core values.