Improving Your Home With Reclaimed Wood

September 5th, 2018|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

Improving Your Home With Reclaimed Wood: High-Value Projects to Consider All hardwood is desirable, but reclaimed wood has a rustic appeal that homeowners and home buyers love. Homeowners seeking creative ways to use reclaimed wood in their home have many options. This article will discuss high-value projects that can improve the appearance and appeal [...]

Why is the woodgrain important?

April 17th, 2018|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

If you look carefully at your antique reclaimed hardwood floor from Aged Woods you will notice several things but the most prominent is probably the woodgrain. The grain of the wood is probably the most important part of the wood as it determines the strength and texture of the wood. Not all woodgrain with wood [...]

Is it worth it to tear down an old barn?

April 3rd, 2018|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

There comes a time when a barn has to be torn down. It is not something that most farmers or landowners look forward to but it has to be done. This is not a decision that is entered into lightly as barns are a symbol of our agricultural heritage and are Americana at its finest. [...]

The National Park Service and Reclaimed Wood

March 13th, 2018|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

There are hundreds of historic homes and sites in this country that are open to the public as museums. Many are run by the National Park Service in their 400+ units around the country. With a finite budget they have to think creatively when a building needs to be constructed or repaired and in many [...]

What is an antique?

February 1st, 2018|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

The term antique is tossed around frequently. It seems like anything that is old is considered to be an antique, from furniture to art to cars to views of life. Exactly how old something has to be to be considered an antique is debated vigorously and it should be no surprise that experts and the [...]

What makes reclaimed wood ideal?

January 4th, 2018|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

The antique reclaimed wood that Aged Woods get has been around for centuries and in some cases in forests that have existed for over a milenia. As the saying goes, one man’s junk is another man’s treasure and antique wood is a treasure. Aged Woods have taken something that has fallen into disuse or is [...]

Can hardwood flooring increase your home’s value?

August 31st, 2017|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

There are many ways that you can increase the value of your home. Some are cheaper options like a fresh coat of paint or making the bathroom more user-friendly for the elderly. Some options are much more expensive like replacing the roof, the siding and remodeling the kitchen. If any of this is being done, [...]

Environmental benefits of wood flooring

August 29th, 2017|Benefits of Reclaimed Wood|

We all want to save the planet and be as environmentally friendly as we can, after all we only have one planet. So when choosing whether to install a hardwood floor in your home or go with something else like vinyl consider this: A hardwood floor is the most environmentally friendly material that can be [...]