Catskill CraftsmenCatskill Craftsmen began operations in 1948 and is located in Stamford, New York. Over the years, Catskill Craftsmen has become the nation's leading manufacturer of RTA (ready to assemble) hardwood kitchen islands, cutting boards, carts, and work-centers. Catskill Craftsmen is privately held, and takes great pride in its products and service. Catskill Craftsmen manufactures its products from naturally self-sustaining, non-endangered North American hardwoods, primarily birch and hard rock maple. Lumber is purchased from area sawmills, then dried, manufactured, and packaged on site. All sawdust, shavings and waste materials generated during the manufacturing process is converted into wood pellet fuel, and used to heat homes. Catskill Craftsmen is proud to say, “operations generate no wood waste"