Creating inspirational spaces.

The secret to our success is offering our clients 100% customer satisfaction. We pride ourselves on the service we offer and the products we make.

Our Story

A proud family run business...

We began our journey in 2013 in Derbyshire. Joshua the company founder was in marketing at the time for an estate agents and previously tried and tested various small businesses. Joshua was always determined to become an entrepreneur and find work he was passionate about! After work Joshua would go home to continue his search for his next venture, searching and working from his kitchen table he set out to find a nice unique office to desk to work from.

After having constant unsuccessful attempts at finding anything suitable Joshua set out to create his own office desk using materials he liked the look of. As you can imagine one thing let to another and after a welding course Joshua began to sketch, design and create his own style on the including the industrial feel. After years of experience the company has grown completing unique one off projects and fitting out huge commercial offices! Joshua and his team pride themselves on offering an excellent customer service and quality products which proves to be the reason why the business continues to grow to this date.

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From Ideas to Reality.

“I am proud that Russell Oak & Steel is now recognised around the world as a well known and established furniture brand, I hope that soon or one day in the future you may find one of our products in your home or office! I’m extremely excited to imagine how the business will continue to grow in the future! Enjoy the website and don’t hesitate to contact me for any queries.”

– Joshua Russell – founder of Russell Oak & Steel

All the furniture you see on our website is handmade bespoke to order. We rarely stock any products. Our team are dedicated, hardworking and can adapt to your timescales. We have completed hundreds of one off, made to measure jobs and have fitted offices with up to 150 desks, filing cabinets and storage units. There is no project too small or too big for us to take on! If you have any queries about our products or service please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team!

Bespoke Order Process


Tell us what item(s) your interested in, whether that is an item on our shop or something completely bespoke. Send sizes and any details you can provide us with.

We will provide you with an estimate quote and lead time for your project. If you’re happy to continue we will require full payment before the order is processed.


Once payment has been completed we will sketch your design to confirm all measurements, and finer details. Once you have approved this we will begin making your furniture!

It’s as simple as that!

Speak to a member of our team today if you require a bespoke project!



View some of our product videos below, this is something we will be introducing to all our products in 2021!

The Remington Industrial Desk

Under Desk Storage

It has been quite the journey to create such an amazing team! Since the beginning each year has introduced new faces and business has always presented new challenges! Meet the team here in 2020!



The visionary. Always looking to improve and create new business. Has worked in all the roles to create the business, is currently behind the computer on designs or quotes. That hard work mentality has been passed down from his father Roger!



Josh’s father and ex Rolls Royce worker. If it needs to be done right and on time, Roger is the man for the job! When 10 tonnes of steel arrives at the workshop, Roger is found still smiling and ready for action! You may also see Roger on deliveries! He loves a coffee with 1 sugar!



New to the team in 2018, Joe works alongside Josh on all current and future projects! They are constantly looking at ways to improve the business and looking at future ideas and projects. We are very excited to see what is coming in 2021! Joe has some exciting projects on the go as we speak!



Colin loves the oak jobs! He runs his own family joinery business but never stops on the Russell Oak & Steel orders! Colin’s business grows as we do! It’s amazing all round for the family businesses! When he is not in the workshop or quoting on the next job you’ll find Colin in the Alps skiing!



Keith is the comedian of the team, always looking to for the next prank to play! Just doesn’t like to smile when he’s modelling! Don’t let the scary face fool you, he is a true grafter and all-round loving family man!



We have 2 Colins in our team so Fred is his nickname! Fred enjoys the small and big oak jobs, when the order comes in you find Fred with tools in hand ready to go!  When he’s not glueing and sanding oak tops you’ll find him in the garden planting and growing vegetables! Just an all-round lovely man! Colin also makes a lovely cup of tea!