|This article is about the current version of DF.|
Carpenters produce items out of wood. They construct beds, bins, barrels, and all manner of other furniture, as well as wooden training weapons, shields & bucklers, and 3 of the 5 standard trap components. A carpenter's skill level affects the speed and quality of his work.
Carpenters are also responsible for constructing architectural buildings designed with wood, or wood blocks. These buildings include trade depots, bridges, and wells, and their building quality and value are influenced by the carpenter's skill.
To employ a carpenter, create a task at a carpenter's workshop.
Carpentry skill is also available in Adventurer Mode. To perform carpentry, while at a carpenter's workshop, press then the first option in reate is Carpentry.