Keeping Your Pie Safe This Thanksgiving

As the holiday season fast approaches, I can’t help but think about all the wonderful food that comes with it. Nothing says, “Welcome to the holidays,” like a steaming cup of hot cocoa, a nice hot bowl of posole, those wonderful red chili tamales, or the ultimate — a slice of warm pumpkin pie. If your family is like mine, … Read More

Custom Goes Country

Usually, customers equate “custom” to getting to choose from a selection of finishes. While that may be true for most, that’s not the case at Ernest Thompson. What makes us unique is that we have almost no inventory — every piece of furniture we create is made-to-order. Since every piece is made here in our Albuquerque workshop, we can modify … Read More

Exciting News

Ernest Thompson Workshop

There are so many great things happening at Ernest Thompson, and we just had to share the excitement. First, there’s our new website! Now our Home Page ( will be the landing spot to direct you to the websites of our family of companies. So whether you’re looking for furniture, cabinets, or closets, the Home Page will direct you to … Read More

New Showroom, Same Ernest Thompson

Ernest Thompson New Showroom

It’s hard to believe we’ve been in our Albuquerque showroom for more than twenty years! And while we may not be good candidates for the latest Home Remodeling Reality Show, we could sure share stories and incredible memories that have taken place in this showroom. Twenty years ago, Ernest Thompson mostly built furniture, just as it had been since the … Read More