Sep , About a third of the frames go back up, while wood from structures that can t be saved because of rot or damage is used for parts and furniture For every barn from the U.S he gets eight to from Canada The cost of purchasing a frame from Lehmer ranges from to (U.S.) a square foot the cost of
Driftwood railings line the rickety bridge leading to the cattle bone numbers next to the front door of this unique recycled home featuring far more than the It starts with stacked corks and bottles, old newspapers, scrap wood and recycled metal and culminates in layered color sample ceiling tiles and shards of mirrored
Built ins are also made of colorful recycled woods, while primary walls and floors were created of smooth concrete to create contrast The interior features a playful contrast between the rough and dark used wood and brand new appliances, white painted surfaces, modern amenities and contemporary furniture.
Feb , He creates smashing art installations using scrap materials and repurposed objects like pallets, waste wood, and in this case hundreds of assorted chairs Made from a mixture of all kinds of seats including armchairs, sofas, benches and stools the habitable sculpture pays homage to humanity s
Oct , Perhaps it is better for certain foods than canning, like the tomatoes in Bonnie s post, because it isn t lined with epoxies made with BPA And goodness knows, they put on a show of being green In Europe, they are now using FSC certified wood in them They use renewable energy to recycle them in
Jun , Jam furniture is inspired by reclaimed materials and minimalist design Jam Furniture transforms reclaimed timber into sleek minimalist designs timber a sheen that extenuates the character of the grain, while locally sourced folded and powder coated steel frames and celebrates the warmth of the wood.
Sep , The American and Canadian Wood Councils have launched , an interesting and useful resource, and a very cleverly designed website the design magazines or the section on pallets would have been a lot bigger no furniture, no fancy office renovations, just reusing them as pallets.
Jun , This ranges from scrap wood leftovers, mismatched bricks and tiles, bottle tops and corks, and even bones he s collected from a nearby cattle yard In fact, one of Huntsville s houses, the Bone House, has a complete range of furniture made from cattle bones, like this customized quirky table and chairs that
Jul , UK s annual Wood Awards is an excellent showcase of the practices putting it to best use The shortlist, announced this week, spans different scales and typologies, and seven key categories Bespoke Furniture, Commercial Public Access, Private, Production made Furniture, Repair Adaptive Reuse,
Apr , The seemingly endless parade of cool recycled pallet projects makes these near ubiquitous items look like an irresistible resource but beware, not all pallets are created equal The safety factor of The CWPCA represent over of the manufactured pallets and wood packaging in Canada pallet safety
May , structural ? repair and adaptive reuse ? bespoke furniture ? production made furniture Call for entries to the Wood Awards Enter for free via the Canada Wood, the joint initiative between the Canadian government and timber industry association partners representing producers in Canada, and the
Feb , Russian artist Nikolya Polissky is back with his latest work of handcrafted wood art Polissky is well known for his large scale sculptures made out of reclaimed wood normally built in the middle of desolate landscapes His latest work, an impressively large tower made from repurposed wood pallets,
Aug , Today, I m here to share what I ve learned along the way to help you know what to look for in a used furniture piece and how you can customize it to fit Is the furniture made of solid wood or particle board Tan is an island girl living in Canada s west coast with her husband and overly fluffy kitty Lucy.