Our First Spring event. Market Square Night Market, Pittsburgh. Saturday May 18th

West Mifflin, PA 15122, US
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4124625956

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1942 Chincoteague Island VA Post Office

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Purchased in the spring of 2018 from a private collector

Originally installed in Chincoteague Island VA in 1942

Special Orders available while individual numbers last

103 Doors to choose from in 3 sizes. (Less than 40 doors remain as of Jan 2019)    Let us know your special request and we will do our best to work with you.

Individual banks are now available at shows and in our On Line Store

#1 size banks are now available in our On Line store.  Each bank includes a copy of the historic supporting documentation.   Special requests considered.

Custom Boxes Available for your door

You can select from our Traditional rustic Barn Wood, Repurposed Pennsylvania Cherry, with a natural finish, or Oak with a smooth Dark  oiled finish.

Special pricing at our shows !

Visit one of our shows listed below for special show pricing. 

Please e-mail any questions

  We will be pleased to answer any questions you have about these doors and the history of this piece.  Please e-mail  

e-mail  woodnyoulikeit@msn.com

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About Us

 A family owned small business, located in Western Pennsylvania, uses a significant amount of "upcycled" and "repurposed" material.  A large amount of our hardwoods come from deconstructed buildings in Western PA.   We try our best to be good stewards to the environment. 

Our Story

   Paul and Laura Fruehan started Wood-N-You Like It Custom Woodworking over 25 years ago when they were asked if they could duplicate a child’s stool for a friend. Paul started woodworking at an early age in the family workshop that was originally equipped with tools that belonged to his grandfather, Peter Fruehan. Peter was a pattern maker by trade and worked many years for the Lackawanna Rail Road making wooden patterns of parts for steam locomotives. Several of Peters' original hand tools are still used today in our workshop. Laura is our resident artist. She has always had an interest in art and painting, and has taken numerous art classes. Paul constructs all our items, and Laura completes a substantial amount of the finishing.


Our business today focuses on two areas. First, we build commission pieces that range from case goods to home furnishings. In addition to our custom orders, we are always finding ways to use recycled and cut off pieces of wood. A large amount of wood destined for the fireplace or landfill is converted into useful and decorative items. To this extent, we produce a small line of gift items that are significantly upcycled. 


Finally, we firmly believe that we should give back to nature for supplying the original trees that supply our basic feed stock. A portion or our earnings each year are used to support the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, Rails to Trails Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, and Audubon Society. Additionally, we regularly support the Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank   (412) 462-5956

Email us at woodnyoulikeit@msn.com   

Please feel free to contact us with your custom woodworking needs. 

"You Should See What We Saw…”  

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Our confirmed Summer shows are listed below. Watch for more

Market Square Night Market, Pittsburgh Four dates

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Wood-N-You Like it will be participating in FOUR Market Square Night Markets in Downtown Pittsburgh this year.  May 18th, June 8th, Aug 17th, and Sept 14th.  5PM to 10PM  rain or shine.  We expect to have one or two showcase items at each event and will be featuring our Post Office Door Banks.

Whispering Pines Festival in the Woods. June 15th and 16th

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This will be our second year at Whispering Pines Festival in the Woods in Cabot PA.  About an hour north of Pittsburgh off rt 28.  We will be featuring our Wine items and our Post Office Door Banks.  We expect to have a few signature Wine related items for this show only.  Saturday June 15th & Sunday June 17th 10am.

Southside Works Exposed, July 12-14 2019

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  Southside Works Exposed runs Friday evening, July 12th, through Sunday afternoon July 14th.  One of our favorite summer shows.  Lots of entertainment and two blocks of quality artists.  Food Trucks and Kids activities.  We will have some show specials just for this event! 

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Squirrel Hill Night Market, Saturday, August 24th.

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   This year we will only be participating in ONE Squirrel Hill Night Market.  Saturday August 24th.  We will be featuring our Post Office Door Banks and Cut and Serve cutting boards.  Murray Ave, Squirrel Hill, from 6 to 10 PM. 

More show dates coming soon!

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Wood-N-You Like It

West Mifflin, PA 15122, US

4124625956