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Reclaimed wood is generally defined as wood that has been recycled from its original function and repurposed for new use. Reclaimed wood carries with it a story and hi…

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PORTLAND, ORE., Sept. 1, 2021 — Salvage Works, an antique lumber company in Portland, Ore., specializing in Pacific Northwest reclaimed lumber, announced recently that…

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CORNING, N.Y., April 21, 2021 – The owner of an 1896 church near Corning, N.Y., is requesting proposals from architectural salvage companies interested in purchasing a…

     (Sept. 15, 2020) STAMFORD, Conn. — Connecticut-based United House Wrecking is going out of business, according to an article in the Stamford Advocate newspaper. T…

In mid-September, 2019, Caravati’s Inc., of Richmond, Va., put its 38,000-square-foot warehouse at 104 E. 2nd St. up for sale. Owner Jimmy Kastelberg told the Richmond…

Doorknob convention held in Little Rock 2019’s “Knobbers” convention organizers chose North Little Rock, Ark., for the first time in Antique Doorknob Collectors of Ame…

by Jennifer Rude Klett Bill Fellenz claims he doesn’t have a photographic memory. But he also claims to remember every one of the architectural salvage items he’s acqu…

That’s how Mike Whiteside describes the origin for the DIY Network’s hit reality TV show, Salvage Dawgs, starring Whiteside and Robert Kulp, co-owners of Black Dog Sal…

One of Pioneer Millworks commercial installations can be seen at Whole Foods in Montgomery, Ala. The project included 3” x 6” industrial salvaged softwood timbers repu…

This “privacy booth” was salvaged by Restoration Resources from the Center Shoe Repair shop in Hyannis, Mass. Kostas Siempos owned the shop since the 1960’s and retire…

by Jennifer Rude Klett   As a younger, married couple Brent and Catherine Meyer rely on social media to boost business at 7th Street Salvage in Macon, Georgia while si…

By Barbara Israel Barbara Israel Garden Antiques www.bi-gardenantiques.com When I visited Uppark House in Petersfield, West Sussex, England, I found the most impressiv…

Portland-based designer, manufacturer and retailer Rejuvenation announced it will join with Habitat for Humanity’s ReStores to streamline reuse and landfill diversion …

Doc’s Architectural Salvage has relocated its Indianapolis location to Springfield, Tenn., near nashville. Owner Doc Keys held an auction at the Indianapolis location Oct. 16 and 17 to sell items that weren’t moved to the […]

This year’s “Knobbers” convention organizers chose North Little Rock, Ark., for the first time in Antique Doorknob Collectors of America’s 39-year history. The annual event featuring one-of-a-kind doorknobs was held in late July at North […]

Ron Pike recently opened Castle Architectural Salvage in Northampton, Maine. Pike is the owner and said the inventory comes primarily from the New England region and that his customers include homeowners, designers, and restaurant and […]

Historic City of Jefferson Architectural Salvage Shoppe in Jefferson City, Mo., opened its doors in late July, offering an array of salvaged items that ranges from lights, doorknobs, doors and columns to shutters, stair railings […]

Building Materials Reuse Association (BMRA) underwent a name change this year, following extensive discussion among its new executive director, board members and advisory council about the organization’s mission. Now called Build Reuse, the 25-year-old organization […]