Thinking about building or remodeling with less money and reused building materials- maybe salvaging and even dumpster diving? I can attest you can save a lot of money by using reclaimed building materials. The best part about reusing is not only are you saving the environment-landfills – you can also create a unique eco-friendly home! […]
Used Building Materials
Last year I had done several posts on Eco Friendly Countertops- Eco by Cosentino, which was not listed on the countertop list- is now Cradle to Cradle Certified. What is ECO by Cosentino? ECO by Cosentino is a durable surface made of 75% recycled content composed of post-industrial or post-consumer materials and is bound by […]
My 31 Ways to Reuse Make Money Wood Pallets post is one of my top hits. Came across a press release from Palnet a supplier of eco friendly wooden pallets. (They buy and sell wood pallets) VINELAND, N.J., June 10 /PRNewswire/ — Most people believe change starts at the top. But when it comes to greening your […]
Green Building Materials to Jump to $571 Billion by 2013-Cement and lumber will never be as sexy as an electric sports car, but there are still plenty of business opportunities in developing innovative materials for the growing green building market. A report published this week by NextGen Research estimates the global green building materials […]
My 100 year old dairy barn fell down 12-24-08 and I have barn wood the barn was white and most of the wood is intact. I live in minnesota. Many of the beams in this barn are hewn tree trunks I would like to recycle it. Please advise Contact Maureen @ email@example.com>
There is a fairly new flooring out there called Quick Step- Green Works. Here’s How it is Green Ready for a change- un-click the beveled edges and move and reuse in another room or donate. No glue is used – no VOC 78% of US produced laminate boards are made of wood waste that would […]
Got this email from Lori, who is looking for a staircase- please respond to her email address! Thanks Author : lori E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org URL : Comment: I am looking for a staircase.
I have over 500 sq. ft. of antique American chestnut planks retrieved from a barn and made into tongue-in-groove, 9″ wide, 3-13 ft. long flooring ready for finishing. I’m looking to sell. Also, 2 wooden garage doors with windows, made in 1929, that were removed when I had an overhead door installed. email@example.com
Patrick Druken firstname.lastname@example.org Recycled wood for sale: 8/4 +/- tongue and groove heart pine from old mill in RI. Lengths are approx 7 – 8 feet long and 5 -6 inches wide. Have close to 10,000 board feet.
I received this comment and please email or call Bob if you are interested. I have over 500 sq. ft. of antique American chestnut planks retrieved from a barn and made into tongue-in-groove, 9″ wide, 3-13 ft. long flooring ready for finishing. I’m looking to sell. Also, 2 wooden garage doors with windows, made in […]