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8 Inspiring Projects with Reclaimed Wood Beams [Picture Examples]

Reclaimed beams look truly beautiful in almost any home. And you can trust that we're not completely biased here at Manomin Resawn Timbers. Homeowners and designers are constantly finding ways to incorporate beautiful wood beams throughout their home designs. But, when it comes time for you to install a wood beam, you'll likely need some [...]

2022-06-08T11:24:45-05:00

Barnwood Shiplap vs. Reclaimed Wood (Pros & Cons)

There are many different designs, ideas, and styles that can be used for your home. Design ideas can look like using reclaimed wood, purchasing shiplap from the local lumberyard, or finding old barn wood that you clean and install yourself. Each of these different options offers benefits and downfalls in its own right. We're laying [...]

2022-04-01T14:27:29-05:00

How To Build Rustic Picture Frames Using Reclaimed Wood

There's something special about making things yourself. Especially when it's going to be a focal point in your home. At Manomin Resawn Timbers, we love all things reclaimed wood, and we love DIY projects too! In today's post, we'll give you everything you need to create your own rustic reclaimed wood picture frames. Determine the [...]

2022-06-02T12:55:50-05:00

“Reclaimed Wood Near Me” (How To Find & Buy)

Whether you're after a DIY project or you're a contractor trying to fulfill the needs of your client, finding reclaimed wood and installing it is never easy. But finding reclaimed wood doesn't need to be difficult or expensive. In this short guide, we'll break down some of the best places to find reclaimed wood for [...]

2022-03-22T11:21:14-05:00

6 Best Wood Stain Options For Interior (2022 Update)

Brown, clear, tinted, poly coating, clear coat– there are so many incredible wood stain options, how are you supposed to know where to start? Everyone has experienced that clueless feeling when walking down the paint and stain isles in a huge hardware store. But not after today's post. You can be confident in your knowledge [...]

2022-09-07T19:47:08-05:00

7 Ways To Make Your Wood Look Old (Wood Aging Tactics)

While new wood in a home is nice, it lacks the appeal and vintage aesthetic that's gained throughout the years. Aged and antique wood can be hard to come by, and reclaimed wood can be hard to find as well. Instead, there are ways to age wood synthetically and make it look great. There's nothing [...]

2022-03-22T12:33:22-05:00

Installing A Heavy Wood Mantel (Beginner’s Guide)

Fireplace mantels are heavy, difficult to install but offer so much to your fireplace. Whether you're looking for an elegant wood mantel or something simple, we're breaking down how you can install it in your home. Enjoying fires with your new heavy wood mantel will help you make great memories, and your living room is [...]

2022-08-16T15:36:43-05:00

Reclaimed Wood Beam Installation: Everything You Need to Know

Installing a wood beam isn't necessarily easy by any means. It can actually be really challenging to get it right. But the value and beauty that a reclaimed wood beam adds to your home is huge, and the benefits are long-lasting. Our guide will help walk you through the installation process, from purchasing a beam [...]

2021-11-29T15:29:18-06:00