Our Mission at Klinginfo.com is to preserve the historical record and legacy of Kling Furniture. We collect, archive and distribute information about Kling Furniture to educate owners and assist vintage furniture collectors and dealers. See About Klinginfo.com.
We Provide Through this Website: Free basic information about Kling Furniture in Kling Furniture Age and Value and Free information about the firm Kling Factories in Chautauqua County, NY in Kling Factories History
We Sell Instant Research--Detailed packets of information and copies of documents about specific suites of Kling Furniture ($7.70) as well as our KlingFinder series ($4.50) to help inform vintage furniture dealers and others about how to find high quality Kling vintage furniture.
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A Fun Quiz with answers at bottom of this webpage
1. Which one of these four Kling night stands is the oldest?
2. Identify the four different woods represented by these four nightstands?
3. Which night stand regularly sells for $200-400 in vintage markets?
4. Are these considered antiques?
5. Three of these night stands are solid wood. One is veneer—which one?
About Klinginfo.com Klinginfo.com is operated by the descendants of John Alexander Kling and his son Arvid John Kling. John Kling founded Kling Factories in 1911 and Arvid Kling was President between 1934 and 1955. Klinginfo.com owns thousands of documents and images related to the Kling Factories. Klinginfo.com was established in 2008. See Customer Testimonials.
We continue to research and collect information for a better understanding of the wide variety of furniture produced by Kling Factories, which includes hundreds of different styles and “suites” over the years. We actively seek any documents or first-hand information that may assist us to build a more complete understanding of the company and its products
This is a part-time family business. Our customer services are not affiliated with or subsidized by any corporation. We seek to answer all inquires to James.Kling@yahoo.com but for fastest service we recommend the instant products or the 24-48 hour Personalized Express Research Service. Specific date verification and discussion of value are discussed with paying customers only.
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Family Heirlooms: Kling Furniture is high quality and will last for hundreds of years if properly cared for. Many existing Kling pieces will be official 100-year old antiques in just thirty or forty more years. Imagine how the emotional and financial value of this furniture can be enhanced with proper identification and documents.
Selling: From a buyer’s perspective, uncertainty will lower the price. With Klinginfo.com research and documents your buyer will be confident about the quality, authenticity, age and wood type of the Kling furniture they are buying. $10 worth of documentation can add hundreds to a set of furniture at an estate sale.
Buying: Looking at Kling furniture on eBay or in a vintage furniture store? How old is it? Are you confident about the wood type? If you know the item number stamped on the furniture back or can provide a photo and brief description via email, we can verify the age and wood type for just $10.
Answers to Questions at top of page
1. The furthest on the left, circa 1940.
2. Left to Right: Walnut, Maple, Mahogany, Cherry
3. 4-drawer Mahogany night stand with Kling drawer tag and #805 on back.
4. No. This is “Vintage.” Officially, "antique" is 100 years old.
5. The furthest on the left, the Modern style Walnut nightstand.
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If for any reason we cannot provide the research services you have purchased, we will provide a refund. Even for the instant PDF products, a personal follow-up with a Kling family member is included and we will work with you to be sure you are getting useful information about your furniture. We refund some or all of the $10 Express Service if we do not have information or if the documentation we have is of minimal value.
Klinginfo.com research letters, documentation, verification statements, publications, and value statements are based on the best available information we have at the time the research is conducted. If we do not have a high level of confidence about the age or other information about a suite style we are evaluating, we will state such. When information is available, we make every effort to ensure that the information we provide you is accurate. However, the nature of evaluating vintage furniture using historical documents is imperfect. Therefore, Klinginfo.com cannot be responsible for any potential loss of value to our customers or web site viewers if the age or type of furniture is inaccurately estimated. If for any reason we cannot provide the research services you have purchased, we will provide a refund.
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