Joinery by CJ is a leading Melbourne kitchen designer with a passion for delivering exceptional design solutions that our clients truly love. With a stellar reputation for excellence, a friendly approach, and outstanding results, we have become a trusted choice for discerning homeowners.

We have had the privilege of collaborating with some of Melbourne’s talented architects and interior designers, allowing us to create bespoke joinery and kitchen designs that are not only visually striking but also highly functional. Our goal is to make your space stand out in terms of both style and practicality, ensuring that it perfectly suits your unique needs and lifestyle.



With over 16+ years of combined experience in the industry, owners Chris and Kell bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every project. They have worked in various joinery companies, gaining valuable insights into construction and project management. After successful individual ventures, they joined forces to elevate Joinery by CJ to new heights. Their shared expertise in design and manufacturing enables them to produce remarkable joinery and collaborate with some of Melbourne’s most talented designers.



Chris, a former contestant on The Block and a qualified cabinet maker, takes pride in making your renovation project easier and more enjoyable while achieving the look you’ll love. With his extensive knowledge, custom cabinetry experience, design expertise, and on-site management skills, he will guide you step-by-step through the entire process from concept to completion. Whether you’re renovating your existing kitchen or require joinery solutions for your entire home, Chris is dedicated to delivering exceptional results. His attention to detail is legendary, and he approaches every project as if it were his own.

Kell, with over 10 years of experience in the joinery industry and a master’s degree in machine engineering, brings a unique edge to our company. His expertise allows us to manufacture in-house, providing us with greater control over the entire process. As the head of our factory, Kell leads a skilled team of cabinet makers who consistently produce some of Melbourne’s finest joinery. His passion for continuous learning and growth keeps our company at the cutting edge, enabling us to offer the latest trends and finishes in our designs.

Together, Chris and Kell form a dynamic duo, combining their talents and expertise to deliver outstanding joinery solutions. 


At Joinery by CJ, we believe that understanding your unique needs and desires is essential to creating your dream kitchen. With over 16+ years of industry experience, our team of kitchen design consultants will carefully listen to your functional requirements and style preferences, using their expertise to bring your vision to life..

During our consultations, we prioritise the following aspects to ensure your kitchen meets your expectations:

1. LAYOUT: We consider how you and your family use the kitchen, creating work zones that promote a seamless flow between different areas. Our goal is to design a space that will maximise efficiency and functionality.

2. STORAGE: We understand the importance of ample storage in a kitchen. Our consultants will work with you to identify your storage needs and find the best solutions to keep your kitchen organized and clutter-free.

3. APPLIANCES: We take into account all essential appliances and help create space for any additional items on your wish list. Our goal is to design a kitchen that accommodates your specific cooking and lifestyle requirements.

4. SURFACES: We guide you in selecting durable, low-maintenance materials for your kitchen surfaces. We prioritise hygiene and ease of cleaning to ensure that your kitchen always looks fresh and inviting.

5. HARDWARE: We recognize the significance of quality hardware in a well-designed kitchen. Our team ensures that the bones of your kitchen, including the hardware, are of the highest standard. We believe that functionality and ease of use are just as important as aesthetic appeal.

6. BUDGET: We understand the importance of staying within your desired budget for your project. Our team will work closely with you to establish a budget that aligns with your financial goals and priorities. We will provide transparent and detailed cost estimates for materials, labour, and any additional services, ensuring that there are no surprises along the way. Our goal is to help you make informed decisions that balance your budget with your desired kitchen design, ensuring that you get the best value for your investment. Throughout the process, we will offer guidance and alternatives to help you achieve your dream kitchen while staying within your budgetary constraints.

By combining your input with our expertise, we can create a kitchen that not only meets your functional needs but also reflects your personal style. At Joinery by CJ, we are committed to designing kitchens that are both beautiful and practical, making your dream space a reality.


When it comes to your renovation project, choosing a trusted joinery company is essential. At Joinery by CJ, we understand the importance of craftsmanship, quality materials, and attention to detail in creating stunning joinery solutions. With our 16+ years of industry experience, we have built a reputation for excellence, reliability, and exceptional customer service. We take pride in our ability to deliver outstanding results that stand the test of time.

By choosing a trusted joinery company like Joinery by CJ, you can have peace of mind knowing that your project is in capable hands. Our team of skilled professionals will guide you through every step of the process, from initial design consultations to the final installation. We prioritize open communication, transparency, and collaboration to ensure that your vision is brought to life exactly as you imagined. With our expertise and dedication to customer satisfaction, we strive to exceed your expectations and create joinery solutions that you will love for years to come.