Since 1937, Burmeister Woodwork Company has been providing the very highest quality design and production of custom cabinetry, stairways, doors and millwork. Working with architects, contractors, designers and homeowners, we have built a reputation in the industry based on delivering high-end products, on time and on budget.

Each of our products is handcrafted in America (in our Wisconsin facility) using techniques our artisans have learned through generations of experience. Our project managers have the knowledge that comes from years of working with architects and contract designers to create the perfect solution for any space. From the finish to the hinges, we can customize every detail to fit perfectly with your home and lifestyle.

At Burmeister Woodwork Company, we have been creating unique interiors for some of the finest homes in Wisconsin and Illinois for nearly 80 years. Let us show you what we can do for your home.


The Burmeister story is truly an American story. It began in the mid-1800s when the first members of the Burmeister family arrived in the US from Germany. With them they brought generations of experience in the building industry, a strong work ethic, and a desire to succeed and form part of the American Dream.


Burmeister Woodwork Company specializes in the design and creation of the industry’s finest custom cabinetry, stairways, doors and millwork. By working hand in hand with architects, contractors, designers and homeowners, we have built a reputation on delivering high-end products, on time and on budget.



Whether it is cabinetry and woodwork for an entire home, a stairway for a new construction project or a kitchen renovation, professional contractors rely on Burmeister for all of their millwork needs for one very simple reason: Reliability. From our initial cost estimate and delivery date to the final quality of our products, we have built a reputation for delivering exactly what we promise.

At Burmeister we believe our numbers speak for themselves:

  • 100% of our work has been on budget from initial cost estimate
  • 90% of our contractors are repeat clients
  • 50% of our clients have been with us for over 15 years

If you are a contractor, let us show you how we can help you get your job done to the very highest standards, on time and on budget.


From new homes and commercial spaces to renovations and remodels, we specialize in helping architects realize their vision. Our cabinet, stairway and millwork specialists understand architectural concepts, terminology and are experienced in working with architects on complex residential and commercial plans. Whether it’s contemporary, traditional or anything in between, we follow the spirit of your design and then build each piece according to your exact specifications.

We can help you realize your vision and get the job done, on time and on budget.


At Burmeister we work with interior design professionals from all over the country on both residential and commercial projects. Cabinetry, stairways, moulding and millwork, from contemporary to traditional and everything in between, we have decades of experience working with designers to turn their vision into reality.

In many cases, designers rely on our own professional cabinet and millwork knowledge to help guide them in the creation of the woodwork for their projects. Let us help you create the design that you have envisioned for your client, on time and on budget.


If you are renovating your existing home or building your dream home, we can help you with all of your woodwork needs. At Burmeister our professional design team has the experience and expertise to walk you through the project every step of the way, from initial idea to final installation.

Areas of expertise include: kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, living rooms, dining and entertainment areas, rec rooms, utility rooms, storage areas, garages and more. In addition to cabinetry, we also offer a complete line of stairs, stair components, mouldings and trim work, doors, windows, custom mantels and beams, paneled rooms, and more.

Our experience means we can envision, design, create and install whatever your project needs. And working with Burmeister means there are no surprises. 100% of our work is completed on budget. Let us help you realize your vision.


Contact us today at 414-425-1141 or drop us a note to learn how we nurture visions of inspiration into expressions of greatness throughout your home.