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How to Install Reclaimed Wood Flooring

MR Timbers doesn't install the reclaimed lumber that we sell, but that doesn't mean we hold out on you at all. Today we'll be sharing "how to install reclaimed wood flooring." The different practices that we've learned over the years will help you install your reclaimed wood flooring without any problems. Please take note, installing [...]

2021-06-15T08:43:35-06:00

Minnesota Builder to Know: Range Custom Homes

In another addition of Minnesota Builder to Know, we’re featuring Range Custom Homes. Range Homes is located in Rochester, Minnesota, and is run by a husband and wife team. From their website: “ Creating a beautiful house for our clients to call home is what it's all about...and while we are at it...let's have some [...]

2021-06-15T08:46:17-06:00

DIY Reclaimed Wood Bench and Table

Reclaimed wood benches are versatile, beautiful pieces of furniture that can be used both inside and outside. There are many different ways to use reclaimed wood, and creating a bench is one of our favorite solutions, as well as a creative way to add to the aesthetics of your home easily. After all, what's better [...]

2020-10-30T09:45:07-06:00

Minnesota Builder to Know: Custom One Homes

We’re back with another edition of Minnesota Builder to Know! This series is all about bringing to light builders that are using reclaimed wood products to take their homes to the next level. This month we’re sharing Custom One Homes out of Woodbury, Minnesota. Custom One has been building custom homes in the Twin Cities [...]

2021-06-15T08:46:55-06:00

How to Install a Reclaimed Wood Ceiling in 5 Easy Steps

So you want to install a reclaimed wood ceiling in your home? Today we're breaking down how to install reclaimed wood ceilings in five easy steps! While it's not always a DIY friendly process, if you have a little bit of know-how and some help from Google and YouTube, you'll be able to pull it [...]

2020-09-24T07:44:37-06:00

Understanding the Cost Behind Reclaimed Wood

Reclaimed wood is much more expensive than buying new wood from the hardware store. Instead of paying a cheap price that makes it easy to pick up a couple of 2x4's, reclaimed wood comes at a premium. But for that premium, you’ll have wood with a story and unique characteristics different from newer and cheaper [...]

2020-09-24T07:43:25-06:00

DIY Reclaimed Wood Planter

Whether in spring, summer, or fall, there's always flowers or plants to enjoy. One of the best ways to enjoy them is with a reclaimed wood planter box. Reclaimed wood planters are great additions to outdoor landscapes, whether you live in the city, suburbs, or an apartment. Apartment decks are especially good locations for wood [...]

2020-08-05T07:19:00-06:00

Minnesota Builder to Know: Great Northern Builders

Every month we cover a Minnesota builder that you should know about. This month we're covering Great Northern Builders. Great Northern is located in Eagan, Minnesota, and was founded in 2009. Since then, they've been working and building their business on "customer service, seamless management, expert trade partners, and quality workmanship to every job site." [...]

2020-08-05T07:18:33-06:00

How to Clean Reclaimed Wood

Accomplishing a DIY reclaimed wood project is very fulfilling. To put in all that hard work and then see the finished results—it's a great feeling. There are lots of things go into wood reclaiming and preparing it to be installed in your home. One of the essential parts of the process is cleaning the wood. [...]

2021-06-10T14:43:31-06:00