How To Salvage Reclaimed Pallet Wood for DIY Projects

The charming, rustic look of reclaimed wood and furniture made from pallets is all the rage right now. Whether you're turning on the television to the home improvement channel or leafing through the latest issue of your favorite interior design magazine, this trend is truly everywhere right now. With the price of lumber going up, [...]


What’s A Barnwood Ceiling Fan? [Picture Examples]

Are you trying to refresh the many spaces within your home with a beautiful and bright interior design trend? Try accenting your house with upcycled or reclaimed barnwood decor and rustic, country-inspired appliances like farmhouse ceiling fans. From the kitchen to your outdoor living space, farmhouse ceiling fans always look fantastic. You can find tons [...]


Learn How To Stain Wood in 7 Simple Steps

If you're reading this, then you're either looking to get started with a fresh wood stain, or you already attempted it, and it didn't go so well. Either way, we're here to make sure that you get it right! Applying the right wood stain to your home's next project will make all the difference, and [...]


How To Install Paneling: Reclaimed Wood Panel Installation Guide

Shiplap has been a commonly used feature in many homes for decades. But shiplap falls short when you're looking for something original and interesting for your home or business. At this point, it’s not very original and doesn’t offer what homeowners are looking for in an accent wall. Reclaimed wood paneling offers originality, sustainability, and [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


Understanding the Cost Behind Reclaimed Wood

Reclaimed wood is much more expensive than buying new wood from a hardware store. Instead of paying a low price that makes it easy to pick up a couple of 2×4’s, reclaimed wood comes at a premium. But for that premium, you’ll have wood with a story and unique characteristics different from virgin lumber. One [...]


How To Build A DIY Reclaimed Wood Planter In 7 Easy Steps

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 planters because they don't take up too much room and offer a great place to grow plants. If you like indoor plants, you could use your new wood [...]


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." [...]