Custom New Construction, Remodels, and Additions to Existing Structures

With over 19 years of experience in all these areas we deliver a quality product sure to please the most discerning tastes

About Us

Owner and designer, Ian Ratcliffe has been honing his skills in custom cabinetry and furniture making for over twelve years in the greater Charlotte area. Ian has a well deserved reputation for quality and product excellence as he feels his work reflects who he is and his desire to express himself creatively.

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We are here whenever you are ready to upgrade your home to the place you've always dreamed of.

Our Materials

Against the Grain Woodworking cares about the environment and we work hard to operate green. One of our Eco friendly initiatives has been to incorporate as many green products into our development process as possible.

What Our Customers Say About Us


Omega Restoration & Remodeling

Ian is not just a cabinet maker. He is a true craftsmen, a work of art.
If quality is what you after this is the place.


RES Interiors, LLC

Ian and his team at Against the Grain Woodworking are invaluable to have working with my clients. They are creative artisans who not only craft beautiful cabinets, but they help figure out solutions where they aren't obvious. The quality of their work is outstanding. And they are a real joy to work with.

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