Longleaf Lumber mills and assembles select reclaimed Heart Pine, American Chestnut, Red Oak, White Oak, and other species into counter and table tops. The wood from many buildings that we salvage from was a part of American forests for a long time….some for centuries. Each bench made of wood from reclaimed USS Constitution timbers dug up from the Charlestown Naval Yard is branded and numbered on the bottom. Recovered barn board is often used for interior and exterior siding, and has countless other applications.
Stephanie Blunt (left) and Brett Stevens (right) are pictured with not quite finished benches made of wood from reclaimed USS Constitution timbers dug up from the Charlestown Naval Yard in 2010. The Jarmak Corporation is proud to work with our local community to bring the highest quality reclaimed wood products to the market, promoting sustainable building products and businesses! Wood need not be in great condition as I will power plan to produce small dimensional lumber for the contruction of a small cabin.
The first step to exploring all the stylish wood flooring Collections from Carlisle and selecting your new wood floor. Local shops and a handful of national dealers like Elmwood can be found in phone directory or an Internet search (search under reclaimed wood, reclaimed timber or reclaimed lumber). The majority of the reclaimed wood we save is in the form of large and often historic timbers, joists, decking and flooring. The wood closer to the exterior is the sapwood, and the part of wood that makes up the interior (the ‘Heart’ of the tree) is the Heartwood.
A number of other options are not true doors but rather boards screwed together in the shape of a rectangle. Call us today to find out how we can help you with your next building project using premium quality reclaimed wood. Both our reclaimed lumber and live edge tops are limited in wood species and what our suppliers have available. Custom projects not listed on our site may include but are not limited to counter tops, tables, picnic tables, desks, or shelves. There are four strong arguments for using reclaimed wood, says Chad Beatty, vice president of Elmwood Reclaimed Timber, which collects and sells used wood.
With the expertise of the Ohio Valley Reclaimed Wood team, we are happy to assist you in your project needs. We are happy to work with you to design and build the furniture of your dreams using traditional and modern techniques. Not surprisingly, people are going to great lengths to find reclaimed wood that makes a stylistic statement about themselves and their homes. See our one-of-a-kind pieces in the furniture gallery to find a perfect addition to your home’s décor.
Solid Wood counter tops are not new to us, since 1979 we have been building custom wood products and cabinetry for our customers. Our recylced lumber, timber, beam, mantel, and other reclaimed wood products are available as is” with all the original character or can be re-manufactured with a sawn, hand hewn, sanded, or surfaced appearance to your specifications, including products milled free of character marks. We are passionate about our work and our products, because we’re not just selling reclaimed wood- we’re sharing a piece of history.
It is NOT RECOMMENDED to install your wood counter on top of a heat source, I.E. built-in ovens, dishwashers, or under mount appliances unless you take some protective measures to help deflect the heat from your top. Reclaimed barn wood flooring and siding provides the most heavily distressed appearance for wood counters. Texas Timber Plank , 6845 Dixie Drive, Suite 100, Houston, TX 77087 – Texas Timber Plank specializes in Vintage and Reclaimed Flooring, Antique Beams and Barn-wood.
This movement in wood can also cause warping, checking and minor cracking all of which are considered normal with any natural wood product. The size and shape of wood tops change within tolerance due to environmental factors such as heat and humidity. For example if you are using a pair of doors that are each 3′ wide, then buy two complete 6′ track kits from us. Longleaf Lumber 115 Fawcett Street, Cambridge 617-871-6611 – All reclaimed woods, custom milling, redwood slabs, live oak beam cuts and boards. Your dealer should agree to scrub the wood clean and use a metal detector to spot any hidden nails. I am looking for buiding demolition sites with wood that I can remove for recyling.
Brett Stevens is pictured as he works on a bench made of wood from reclaimed USS Constitution timbers dug up from the Charlestown Naval Yard in 2010. Heavily distressed reclaimed wood countertops are normally crafted from reclaimed barn wood. Better yet, reclaimed wood is a green alternative and endorsed by Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED). Our Boston, Massachusetts area based luxury millwork company can create custom cabinets and other custom woodworking elements to fit any design style. After I dropped my little ladies off at camp, and my son was off with a friend for the day, I decided to dive into that wood pile and get busy.
Elmwood Reclaimed Timber , 1405 NW 134th Street, Smithville, MO 64089 – Elmwood Reclaimed Timber manufactures and markets the highest-quality reclaimed wood products. The wood likely will be cut from a large beam, planed and—this is critical-kiln-dried. Whether a vintage beam was reclaimed from an old barn, home, factory, or warehouse, each one has a story.
We can can build you an entire kitchen of custom solid wood counter tops or a simple kitchen island butcher block countertop. We are also interested in used slates roof tiles and wood gutters any length/width and would be willing to remove from the building prior to demolition. If you are in the market for furniture, don’t go to the BIG BOX STORES full of furniture made in other countries out of fall aparticle board!
Our recycled barn wood comes in a wide range of species and dimensions, all at affordable prices. At Grothouse, our salvaged reclaimed wood is predominantly from antique Pennsylvania barns. When we reclaimed the wood and mill it down for you, we are participating in green building. Many of our customers choose our products because of our quick turn-around time, usually within just a few weeks, versus a month or more when choosing wood from our competition. The history of the building in which the reclaimed wood was located can also contribute to its appearance. Old stock from a central CT veneer maker that went out of business decades ago.
Whether you’re building a rustic cabin retreat or renovating a modern urban dwelling, Olde Wood’s 100-percent reclaimed hardwood flooring can help you create an enduring space that’s as unique as your taste. Reclaimed or antique lumber is used primarily for decoration and home building, for example for siding, architectural details, cabinetry, furniture and flooring. Not only do we offer the most popular floors as unfinished, we can provide you with pre-finished and engineered reclaimed flooring. Depending on what kind of wood you’re going for, you will spend $5 to $20 per square foot.
Creative Art Furniture is a small company located in Plainville, Massachusetts, owned by Stephen and Christine Staples. Using reclaimed wood in a renovation requires more legwork than just stopping at a home center for lumber, but our Cambridge, Massachusetts, project house highlights the unique beauty that used timber can bring to a renovation. If exposed to the elements like exterior barn siding, the patina will be a shade of gray with the original colors just below the surface.
If the pair of doors both open to the same side then you will probable want to order a single piece of track that is 12′ long for the above example and get one extra pair of hangers so both doors can be mounted. I’ve never worked with wood as interesting,” he said as he stood in the Acton workshop of Weathered Benches, dust from his recent sanding work clinging to his clothes and lingering in the air. For those looking for wide plank flooring without the historical marks and artifacts, we offer an additional flooring option in our Traditional-Plank hardwood flooring.
If a modification is made to your top after you receive it (I.E. sink hole cut out, faucet hole cutout or simply trimming the edge of your top) you MUST immediately finish this area by applying either the tung oil finish on the exposed wood or the natural mineral oil finish. Longleaf Lumber salvaged redwood slab table in a Cambridge, Massachusetts home dining room. We select the finest timbers, beams, and flooring from historic industrial buildings all over the country, continuing their legacy and telling their story. Crafted with old-world care by local craftsmen, most of our wood is between 200-500 years old.