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Public-images-osm logo.svg carpenter
Charpentier médiéval.JPG
Further information on the kind of carpentry service provided Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: crafts
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: de facto

The carpenter=* tag may be used in combination with craft=carpenter to give further information on the kind of carpenter. For instance a cabinetmaker, joiner, etc.

How to map

Set a node or draw as an area along place producing or processing customized goods.. Tag it with craft=carpenter and carpenter=*.

Tags to use in combination


To show more clear what kind of carpenters this is, you can use the carpenter=* tag:

  • carpenter=trim - A trim carpenter specializes in molding and trim, such as door and window casings, mantels, baseboard, and other types of ornamental work. Cabinet installers may also be referred to as trim carpenters.
  • carpenter=cabinetmaker - A cabinetmaker is a carpenter who does fine and detailed work, specializing in the making of cabinets made from wood, wardrobes, dressers, storage chests, and other furniture designed for storage.
  • carpenter=framer - A framer is a carpenter that builds the skeletal structure or framework of buildings. Techniques include platform framing, balloon framing, or timber framing (which may be post-and-beam or mortise-and-tenon framing).
  • carpenter=luthier - A luthier is someone who makes or repairs stringed instruments. The word luthier comes from the French word for lute, "luth".
  • carpenter=formwork - A formwork carpenter creates the shuttering and falsework used in concrete construction. Note: this work is - at least in some countries like Germany - mostly done by concrete workers

See also