12 Steps to Ordering Custom Furniture in Bali

Bali has a rich history of producing unique hand made artisan furniture and crafts. With easy access to Government managed wood sources, its the ideal place to get bespoke furniture made for homes. At YMB Furniture, we have many years experience producing stunning furniture designs for customers around the world. Below lists the steps a buyer needs to take to order beautiful hand made furniture.


1. Give us your Design Ideas


Custom made Cabinet

We produce custom autocad drawings for our customers

We need to know your “inspirations” . These days there are  so many design ideas from Social Media ..or it may be  simple hand sketches or architectural drawings.


2. Don’t feel you have to ask for our Catalogue!


Custom made Furniture

3D concept designs or sketches can be supplied and we can design your furniture

Yes we do have catalogues but as we “Make to Order” we don’t want you to feel restricted to what we have made in the past. We are much more interested to know what’s in your own mind…..then we can propose.


3.Tell us the style and finishing that appeals to you. 


Bedroom furniture - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

Bedroom Furniture

We are best known for wood products made from solid wood in natural finishing …but we can also produce in Laminated or Painted  Products. We will advise you what we think is best fit for your intended purpose.  Also  important is how much time you have because we have to plan your product from dry seasoned wood …depending on our stock that may take time.


4. Choose the Wood and Finishing you like. 


Teakwood Bench

We are a timber product  manufacturing Company licensed by the Indonesian Ministry of Industry to buy and process logs from various Tropical Hardwood species  Our products are generally made woods like  Teak, Mahogany, Mindi, Yellow Balau , Kamper , Ironwood and Suar . We can show you a variety of finishing methods to suit your taste.  What we cannot use  is Temperate Hardwoods like Oak, Ash, Beech that don’t grow in the Tropics.


5.Group your orders together 


Bali Luxury Villa Chair and table - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

We have no rule about quantity but larger orders will be more economical to ship.  Full container loads are desirable , but half a container load can still be economical to ship compared to sending in a Groupage Container along with other Companies Products.  We will advise you the export costs to your destination no need to look elsewhere …it’s a free service….either Door to Port or Door to Door anywhere in the world.  We will always get you good rates.


6.Study our Costing


Solid wood dining table and chairs in france - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

Dining table

If we can match your requirements with our capability we will give you our Selling Prices.   Compare to Similar Commercially Available Products in Your Country   We give you our best interpretation of your design and  that may need some clarifications to conclude.  Our English Speaking Designer can call you to discuss your precise needs.


7. Your Deposit is Safe with Us


Bar Table for Hotel in Mauritius - ordering custom made furniture in Bali  

When you have decided we give you a Proforma Invoice against which you pay a deposit to book your order.


8. Check our Workshop Drawings


Bima Dining Table web - ordering custom made furniture in Bali  

Before we start manufacture we have to prepare detailed 2D Drawings for our Production Department. We send these to you so you have opportunity to check  what we make matches your expectations.


9. Check Progress Images 


Karimun Sofa Set - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

After your products are assembled and before packing you have a chance to check the product from images we email to you …so you know what we send is correct as you ordered.


10. Check Packing and Loading


Tree of Life Buffet - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

Most of our products are packed and loaded into Containers at  our Factory Loading Bay in Canggu Bali. We send images of the  shipping container during  loading and after sealing so you can be confident all your goods are sent.


11. Insurance  


suar coffe table - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

Having the reassurance that if your products are compromised during transport  you are protected against loss is important.  We can arrange insurance with reputed International Insurance Companies


12. Shipping


Solid Wood Top with metal legs table - ordering custom made furniture in Bali

Shipping Documents will be couriered to you after all formalities have been completed and we will co-ordinate with the shippers throughout the  export process.

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