Hardwood vs. Softwood

Hardwood vs. Softwood
Although the terms hardwood and softwood refer to the way trees reproduce and not the actual density of the wood, in general, most hardwoods are denser and sturdier. However, this is not always the case, for example, balsa is one of the lightest, least dense woods there is and it is still considered a hard wood.

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Finding Eco-friendly Finishes for Your Reclaimed Wood

Finding Eco-friendly Finishes for Your Reclaimed Wood

If you are committed to saving the environment, adding reclaimed wood furnishings to your home décor is a great way to start. Reclaimed wood decreases the demand for newly harvested wood, it is kind to the earth and let’s not forget about how great it looks in your home.

But you can completely reverse all the good you are doing with reclaimed wood by using the wrong type of wood finish. In this article we will explore different options for finding eco-friendly finishes for your reclaimed wood. 

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Reclaimed Wood Meets Sporting Goods

Reclaimed Wood Meets Sporting Goods

As the world becomes more eco-friendly, many businesses are looking to recycle materials rather than waste them. As a result, the reclaimed wood trend is one that is gaining in popularity

Reclaimed wood is often used to create furniture items, but with a bit of ingenuity, it can be used to make just about anything. In fact, Caleb Campbell and his dad Scott Campbell use Oregon white oak they find on forest floors to make bike frames. Find out more about these creations and what this father/son duo are doing to save the environment.

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Find Out Why Shiplap is Still a Top Trend in Interior Design

Find Out Why Shiplap is Still a Top Trend in Interior Design
If you are up on interior design trends, you have probably been hearing the word shiplap a lot lately. Shiplap may be the hottest thing in home decor, but it refers to a style that has been around for years.

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Best Places to Find Reclaimed Wood for Your DIY Project

Best Places to Find Reclaimed Wood for Your DIY Project
Reclaimed wood is becoming the new trend in interior design. It decreases the demand for virgin wood from forests, it’s some of the strongest wood you can find, and it has a great character that makes every piece unique.

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