maple faced plywood kitchen doors

"I absolutely love this company. They made a run of doors for me, which look fantastic, they were a pleasure to deal with, very good price and gave me great advice when I needed it. Fast and friendly too."

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Timeless Design

Our plywood kitchens, handles and furniture are made with craft, quality and attention to detail. Giving you a product that will last a lifetime.  We combine digital cutting technology (using our CNC machines) with artisan, handmade processes and finishes to produce honest, durable and stylish products for you and your home.

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Profit with Purpose

When you shop with The Life of Ply you are not just investing in your home & family, but in improving the lives, mental health and life chances of others.  The Life of Ply brand is part of a bigger Social Enterprise which offers a range of creative, practical and educational opportunites to individuals and communities experiencing exclusion.

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Our Story

Our team is a beautiful collision of engineers, designers, architects and makers.  Our founders have over 25 years experience in furniture design and manufacturing.  Our approach to manufacturing keeps our planet and communities in mind. Our net zero strategies are creating a brand which is sustainable in all meanings of the word.

Living the Life of Ply

Turn your Ikea or Howdens kitchen units into your dream kitchen with our plywood doors.

Whether you are refurbishing your existing kitchen or creating a new layout we want to make it simple for you.  Follow our simple guide to the process:


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Beautiful Plywood & Laminate Kitchens

With our replacement kitchen and cabinet doors, handles and other homeware products you are able to choose a mess-free, stress-free and waste-free alternative to kitchen and home makeover.

We believe that every kitchen has the potential for transformation without the need to start from scratch and we encourage our customers to be creative in designing the dream kitchen and home for themselves.

Plywood Furniture & Home Accessories

Our growing collection of furniture and accessories use similar design techiniques to our kitchen ranges to ensure that your space meets the needs of you and your family.  As designers, artists and engineers, we are always looking at growing our range and introducing new designs that offer sustainable and ethical alternatives in creating a space that reflects your personality

Handles - the finishing touches to your project

Handles are personal, they offer the chance to be creative and unique.

That’s why using a palette of our recycled palette of plywood, laminates and plastics we are constantly designing new handles – the finishing touch for your Kitchen refurbishment project from The Life of Ply, or a way to spruce up an existing piece of furniture

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Shelves & Cabinets

or our customers who are braving the open shelf life we also offer a range of cabinets, shelves and accessories all made in high quality plywood, giving you an open storage alternative for your kitchen transformation.

If you are building your kitchen from scratch and would prefer plywood carcasses too, then look no further – The Life of Ply team can design and manufacture your carcasses too to be completed with our Doors and Handles ranges

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