Enhance Your Space With a Gorgeous Reclaimed Wood Mantel
Fireplace mantels are stylish, attractive pieces that add a dash of warmth and character to your project. This is particularly true with reclaimed wood mantels, which honor the memories and experiences of those who came before us. Because Manomin Resawn Timbers rescues all of its wood from historically significant buildings, you can be sure that your new mantel will accent and improve the aesthetic and culture of your space. We offer a large variety of beautiful reclaimed timbers that can be custom cut to fit your fireplace. Moreover, we stock a healthy selection of finished mantels ready to ship out immediately. Regardless of the style, material or size you’re looking for, Manomin Resawn Timbers will work with you every step of the way to design and attain a wood mantel that meets and exceeds all expectations.
The Story Behind Our Rescued Wood Mantels
The 19th century was a time of tremendous change and growth in the US, particularly during the peak of the Industrial Revolution. During this moment in history, wooden homes, barns, factories and warehouses were incredibly popular due to the high abundance of wood, an affordable and hardy material with high resistance to the elements. Fortunately for us, wood is durable enough to maintain its strength even after hundreds of years, which is why quality reclaimed lumber is one of the most highly sought commodities on the market today. When taken from old structures, rescued wood pairs an incredibly unique look with an abundance of rich history. Combine these appealing features with its rarity, and it’s no surprise why modern homeowners across the nation are eager to add these compelling fragments of the past to their spaces, foregoing bland and boring composite options in favor of wood flooring, panels and mantels that reflect nature’s beauty in all its splendor.
At Manomin Resawn Timbers, our lumber comes from the timbers reclaimed from salvaged barns, factories and warehouses, once-magnificent structures containing decades of history and experiences that spanned across many generations. Whether it came from the remains of a warehouse built during the Industrial Revolution or the wreckage of a small barn that sheltered and supported six generations of an American farming family, every single mantel we rescue has a fascinating story to tell. And by implementing one of these incredible pieces into your project, you have an opportunity to preserve this precious glimmer of history, contributing to the wealth of human experiences and memories it represents with a few of your own. Put simply, if you’re ready to set your space apart from all others with a breathtaking fireplace mantel that warms and inspires you, then you’ve come to the right place.
Our Selection of Reclaimed Wood Mantels
A reclaimed wood mantel is a fantastic choice for any fireplace in your space, particularly if it resides in your living room or dining room. Manomin Resawn Timbers offers mantels in almost any size you can imagine. To give you a solid grasp on which style will work best for your project, let’s take a few minutes to go over the different mantel variants we produce.
These reclaimed Douglas fir timbers are rescued from warehouses and factories built during the Industrial Revolution. Consequently, each timber mantel we produce bears a number of nail marks. Potential bolt holes and checking contribute to the unique look and character of each piece, creating an irreplaceable mantel that’s sure to delight.
Hand-Hewn Timber Mantels:
Our hand-hewn timber mantels are salvaged from barns built circa 1820. Ready to ship in 8×8, 10×10 by 5 and 6’ long, these phenomenal mantels will evoke countless conversations and looks of admiration due to their age and grandeur. Also, note that hand-hewn mantels will contain mortise pockets and may bear a wooden peg or two, further enhancing their entirely unique look.
These incredible brown to grayish brown patina mantels were cut with giant circle saws circa 1880 by American farming families and used to build barns prior to their rescue. Available for immediate delivery in 8×8, 10×10 by 5 and 6’ long, our weathered antique barn mantels will lend a sense of timelessness and history to your fireplace, making it all the more inviting for family and guests.
Find the Mantel of Your Dreams With Manomin Resawn Timbers
Whether you’re a home builder, home remodeling contractor or shopping for your own project, we have solutions that can assist with your reclaimed wood mantel project goals. If you’re interested in requesting a quote for one of our reclaimed wood mantels or just reaching out to us for additional counsel on finding the best mantel for your project, then don’t hesitate to call or message us today. We would be more than happy to answer any questions you have and discuss what we can do to enhance your space through our industry-leading reclaimed timber mantels. We look forward to hearing from you soon!