Our History and Values

Here at Wharfedale Interiors, we are immensely proud of our history and humble beginnings. Established in 1993 from a small workshop in Ilkley, we have continued our expansion to now having showrooms across West and North Yorkshire and a dedicated manufacturing facility in Ilkley.

Our team of staff includes highly skilled craftsmen and specialised personnel who are able to create state-of-the-art fitted furniture and interiors. Our experience and expertise in fitted and bespoke furniture has meant we are unrivalled in the industry for quality and service. In fact, our team have over 200 years of knowledge in designing and commissioning bespoke furniture and interior design.

Our Vision and Values

The values of the company are particularly important and run through everything we believe in when working on your home. We believe our values, ethos, and vision for the business, is why for the past 30 years we have been a leading fitted furniture maker.

It is our determination to improve every day and give our best to our clients which makes the Wharfedale Difference.

All our team of staff are passionate about quality, craftsmanship and attention to detail. If it does not meet our uncompromising standards, we will not leave until it does, and you are satisfied. It is the extra mile we go to on every project no matter the size which is why we have so many 5-star reviews and a fantastic reputation in the Country for quality and service.

Our core values are:


Treat every project and home like our own. This is not only on the style and quality of the furniture but also how we conduct ourselves when in your home. We will not swear, all our team of staff will always wear branded clothing and will leave your room tidier than it was before at the end of each working day.


100% transparency and regular communication. Unlike typical tradesman, we pride ourselves on communication and transparency. Every client has a dedicated account manager and project manager to ensure a seamless journey from enquiry to completion.

Customer First

Our client’s best interest at heart, always. We are passionate and proud of the projects we work on and how we transform our clients’ lives. We will put our clients first in every stage of the journey to ensure your wishes and requirements are exceeded.

Finest Materials

Only install the best quality products which will last. We have spent years testing and sourcing only the best materials and fabrics across the world. We only use the highest grade of materials and upholstery fabrics that meet our standards of quality and longevity.


To be at the forefront of design and deliver wow moments. We are constantly up to date on the latest design trends and are always experimenting with colours, styles and materials for our next project. Our collection of furniture and services combine beautiful design with maximised functionality to transform your home and how you live.


Deliver on promises and be proud of the finished result. This is what it’s all about for us, seeing our client’s reaction to our furniture and how it’s transformed their living space and lives. Every week all the team celebrate our designs and completed projects.


November 1993

Wharfedale Fitted Furniture was established to create beautiful fitted bedroom wardrobes using only the finest materials and master craftsmen.

March 2005

Completed our 1,000th fitted bedroom wardrobe for a client in Ilkley. A beautiful shaker style wardrobe with knob handles and a matt finish.

April 2012

Due to demand, we started manufacturing and supplying made to measure kitchens and appliances for retail and trade clients.

July 2015

Completed our 100th made to measure kitchen installation for a client in Leeds.

June 2016

Wharfedale Interiors takes on international market-leading Pronorm brand, producing stunning German kitchens.

December 2019

Business was taken over by entrepreneur, Rhys Boven. Project Manager, Kyle Moulson, joined the team to oversee projects and quotes.

January 2020

The team expands to introduce new cabinet makers, account managers and installers – improving on systems, quality, and service.

March 2020

Wharfedale Interiors takes on world-renowned brands, Quooker, Novy and Bora. A perfect partnership.

August 2020

Ilkley MP, Robbie Moore officially opened our dedicated manufacturing facility in West Yorkshire.

September 2020

The expansion of our flagship showroom in Ilkley starts, adding 7 new displays including kitchens, home offices, walk-in wardrobes, lounge furniture and a showcase of padded walls we can commission for clients.

October 2023

Wharfedale Interiors starts the next phase of its life, under new ownership by local businessman Kurt Bye. With years of experience as a joiner, before going on to run a respected family building business, Kurt brings a wealth of skills and a keen eye for good design.
Along with our core values, we have created the Wharfedale Difference Guarantee. Details can be found at your local showroom or you can contact us and request a copy.
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