Kloter Farms Furniture Store: Fire & Rebuild Photo Gallery

On the morning of June 29, 2011, the landmark Kloter Farms Furniture Store burned in a three-alarm fire. Employees, friends, family and volunteers from the community gathered together. Initial shock gave way to overwhelming relief with the realization that no one was injured and the fire was contained and extinguished in less than 30 minutes. Within 52 days after the fire, we opened a temporary location in our warehouse while the rebuilding process took place. We made some modifications to the original store layout while still maintaining the Kloter farms charm and style our customer (and we!) love. Come and visit our store, and see how far we've come! Shop now ›

We'd like to extend a heartfelt thanks to our loyal customers, business partners, neighbors and friends who supported us during this difficult time.

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June 29, 2011

Store Fire Video 7:15am

Store Fire Video 7:17am

Store Fire Video 7:19am

Store Fire Video 7:25am

Fire Damage Inside the Store

Store Fire Slideshow

Within one week of the fire, a construction plan was made to remodel the front portion of the Kloter Farms Warehouse. The large 8,000 square foot room was stripped, gutted and refurbished.

Warehouse Remodel Slideshow

A few weeks shy of 6 months after the fire we were able to tear down our burned store. After much hardwork, planning, and effort we re-opened our doors to the main furniture store on August 27, 2012.

Store Demolition Slideshow

Store Demolition Video

Store Rebuild & Construction Slideshow

Photos courtesy of Chas Konarski, Patrick Dooley and Kloter Farms

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"an online division of Kloter Farms"

Don't forget to shop for more furniture with us at Croft+Spire.com

"an online division of Kloter Farms"

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At Kloter Farms, we specialize in durable outdoor structures and patio furniture and in heirloom-quality home furniture. Skilled furniture craftsmen, working in small woodshops across North America, build much of the custom solid wood furniture we carry for our customers. Our furniture styles include Mission, Shaker, traditional, transitional and painted, with wood options including solid oak, cherry, brown maple, and quarter sawn oak.

Kloter Farms
216 West Road, PO Box 440,
Ellington, CT 06029
(Corner of Route 83 & 286)

Store Hours

Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday  9am - 7pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday  9am - 7pm
Friday  9am - 5pm
Saturday  8am - 5pm
Sunday     Closed

Outdoor division closes at 5pm daily during winter.

We encourage you to view outdoor products before sunset. Appointments available upon request.

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