About Our Company, Our Family
Island Woodcrafts offers the widest selection of products and the most experienced installation service on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. All our cabinets are installed by our own employees, not by a contractor. The selection of styles and finishes is almost limitless at Island Woodcrafts.
Every one of our customers' kitchens and bathrooms are treated like a custom job, with close attention to detail and careful planning. Island Woodcrafts can also build one-of-a-kind entertainment centers, home office work stations, collector's cabinets and other fine pieces of furniture. We can supply cabinetry for your library, utility room, or your closets. And, if you need outdoor cabinetry for your pool area or barbecue, we have the perfect solution. The possibilities are only limited by your imagination.
Visit our great showroom at 3105 N Croatan Highway (on the"bypass", MP 5.5, Seagate North Shopping Center ) in Kill Devil Hills, or call 252-255-4720, or e-mail us for more detailed information on manufactured cabinet lines and installation. No matter what your cabinet needs, you can count on Island Woodcrafts to provide selection and service with the pride of cabinetmakers who know their craft. Unmatched on the Outer Banks, the Granitzki family has more than 150 years of collective experience in designing, building and installing cabinetry ...
That's why at Island Woodcrafts it's always "Cabinets by Craftsmen"!
Gus Granitzki founded Island Woodcrafts in 1972 with his wife, Evelyn.The Granitzkis Today, sons Cliff and Jeffrey and daughter Linda carry on the family business in the same strong tradition of service, selection and craftsmanship that has distinguished Island Woodcrafts from all its competitors in the eastern North Carolina region.
No other Outer Banks cabinet company offers such a wide selection of product backed up with experienced, in-house installation service. "There's a certain degree of art to installing cabinets if they are to look their best", explains Cliff. "Our installers have years of training and experience that assures our customers that their new cabinets, that looked so good in the catalog photos, are going to look even better when properly installed in their home or office."
The selection of styles and finishes is almost limitless at Island Woodcrafts ... but that's the easy part! In order for your cabinet selections to all fit together in the space allowed in a way that maximizes the beauty and utility of the space in the end, careful planning is crucial. And that's where the Granitzkis excell! Every job is planned from scratch as if it were a custom job. Site visits, measurements and sketches are carefully and accurately transformed into detailed design layouts that our customers can easily relate to. We'll help you make the right choices for ease of use as well as beauty in your new space ... roll-out shelves, baking centers, lazy Susans and full-access doors, just to mention a few ... even weatherproof outdoor cabinets for your barbecue!Outdoor Cabinetry "People are are surprised by our resources, right here at home on the Outer Banks", says Jeff.
The Granitzkis have integrated state-of the art technology with their exceptional craftsmanship over the years. Island Woodcrafts earned the prestigious "Best Residential Cabinet Shop in North America" award from Cabinetmaker magazine in 1992. Today, the latest computer design software has been added resulting in customers being able to "virtually walk through" their new space before it is built!
Beyond the bath and kitchen, Island Woodcrafts can build one-of-a-kind entertainment centers, Entertainment Centerhome office work stations, collector's cabinets and other pieces of fine furniture. Leaded or etched glass, carved, curved or inlaid wood and architectural details like beaded board ... the possibilities are only limited by your imagination.
Island Woodcrafts also offers a wide selection of cabinetry from several prominent national manufacturers. No matter what your cabinet needs, you can count on Island Woodcrafts to provide the very best of selection and service with the pride of cabinetmakers who know their craft. The Granitzki family has more than 150 years of collective experience in designing, building and installing cabinets. No job is too small or too large ... if our customer needs it done, we stand ready.
"Because I work in the office, I'm often the first and the last person to help our customers. I enjoy seeing how pleased people are with our work. Satisfied customers keep our bulletin board covered with thank-yous. They're our best salespeople.", says Linda.