Wood Furniture Inspection,quality control,assurance,sourcing,manufacturing

The belows are to know what to check for Furniture Inspection
Wood Bed/Sofa/Chairs/Table/Desk
1. Structure
2. Security (Stability, weight loading)
3. Moisture
4. Surface
5. Paint stickiness
6. Color conformance
Below are some common checking list for the furniture quality control

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Rough Mill :

Moisture content on lumber and plywood parts.
To insure the size of each part.
To ensure there are no dead knots in the parts and that the live knots conform to product quality requirements.
Inspect for wind shake, splits, honeycombs, cracking, etc.

Machinery Department

All parts need to be checked for proper size.
Inspect moisture content.
All parts machined to spec sheets.
There are no parts splitting or cracking.

They are open grains

Check for parts being square when applicable
Dry fit parts to check for proper fit.
Check all right angles.
Inspect tops with straight edge for wrapping.
Inspect door styles, door, side panels, parting rails, etc. For proper construction and wrapping (Use straight edge).
Check all miters and compound miters for consistency and fit.
Check boring for hardware, shelves and adjustable shelf hole spacing.

Carving Department

Check that all carvings are consistent and complete.


Check to ensure that parts fit properly.
Pre Sanding – Part Sanding:
Insure all parts are sanded properly.
Insure that the edges are broken on all parts.
Pre-fill all tops that have open grain


Check carcuss to insure proper fit at all joints and that they are properly glued and screwed.
The carcuss is leveled.
Outer carcuss for squares.
All door and drawer compartments for square and proper dimension.
Carcuss top for level, front, back, and sides.
All items are strong and stable.
Corner blocks to insure they have been glued and screwed.
Parting rails to include dust bottom for proper fit and that they are not wrapping.
All under arts for uniformity.
To insure proper bridging is installed on all tables.
For proper drawer construction and pitch.
For proper shelf fitting and clearance for no sticking and proper clearance. (By F.C Specs Book)
To insure that all inside and outside dimensions are correct according to the overall size.
Chair seat depths.
No gauges, scratches, dents, nails or splintered areas are on the item.
All drawer and door deges need to be rounded.
Insure that all overlays have been properly aligned, glued and pinned nailed.
All legs for chamber and rounding.
All bunn feet have been glued and screwed.
Back panels are square and screwed on, not glued.
Tops for proper installation, fit and screwing.
Insure brass is permanently fixed with epoxy and nailed, and taped for finishing purposes.

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