The cart is sturdy, although some of the fasteners are difficult to use and could be designed to be as sturdy and be easier to use, they did get easier as the assembly gets more completed.
The cart fulfills our needs quite well and is an attractive addition to our home.
We had two wrong pieces and the company was very quick in supplying us with new parts. When we went to assemble, I realized that we now had three of the same side, so we received the wrong piece again. It may have been ordered wrong, since none of the pieces are marked and it took forever and many times double checking to figure out what was right and what was left. My husband was a contractor and it still took several hours to assemble. We had to make do with the wrong piece, no biggie. But the instructions are mostly a series of hand drawn pictures and you are on your own to figure out what's front back or side. The piece is nice looking and fits nicely into the space we ordered it for. Holds a lot and seems kind of sturdy. But the wood came in various shades and apparently unfinished. I expected the top to be unfinished, but the rest of the cart is going to get filthy next to the stove unless I finish it. The front drawer is duel colored, top half light pine, and bottom half is a dark brown. But the bottom will get painted. I don't recommend it because of the million pieces and the difficulty putting it together.
Have been shopping for vegetable table and found this one on line it was perfect, the wood is attractive wasn't too difficult to assemble, and the dimensions made for a great fit in my kitchen. Love the drawer it is a good size.
My son and I took several days to assemble this cart. It was relatively easy, with good instructions. Unfortunately, two of the metal drawers were defective. I called Catskill, and they promptly sent out two replacement baskets. I did not even need to return the old ones. The cart is made of high quality wood, and looks even better with butcher block wax.
Before I ordered, i asked if this cart required assembly. The reviews were mixed and the description stated "assembled". My question was answered and it was stated that it was assembled. You cannot imagine my surprise, when I opened the box and saw that it was completely not assembled!!! As both my husband and I are not good at assembling, we had to pay someone to assemble. He even could not believe all the parts.
To make things even worse, there were parts missing. I called the number for Catskill and they sent the missing parts with no hesitation. They also stated that none of there products come assemble. I called Overstock.com and made them aware of this and have since noticed that the description has changed to assembly required. The cart is nice, but not worth the money spent to assemble.
Hello penny4321, unfortunately, we do not weight test our products. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!overstockcustomercare1 on Jul 23, 2014
Hi, what is the length with the leaf up? Description states 22 inches and 20 inches with the leaf down. That means the leaf is only 2 inches which doesn't look right. Thksthegrove on Jan 15, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello thegrove, the length with the leaf up is 32.75". Hope this information was helpful. Thank you for shopping with us!overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 16, 2014
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