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Decorating for Fall with Natural Wood Furniture

Are you starting to notice some yellow in the leaves, a cool edge to the breeze, or heaps of “Back to School” signage at every retail establishment? Yes, it is almost fall! Season of pumpkin spice, hay rides, and all … Continue reading

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Top 4 Sustainable Wood Stools

20″ Wood Twist Stool Carved from a single piece of found Monkey Pod wood, this 20″ twist wood stool is the perfect height for use as an end table or as seating. The design requires careful cutting and sanding by … Continue reading

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Why Tree Farms are “Green”

Farmed wood is an example of socially responsible forestry. Another way we can minimize our impact on the environment while still taking advantage of useful and essential natural materials such as hardwood lumber include utilizing found wood that’s been recycled, … Continue reading

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Making Hand-Carved Furniture

The Monkey Pod tree goes by different names — Acacia, Rain Tree — but villagers in Chiang Mai, Thailand might call it a staple of the community. Wood carving is a skill passed down from generation to generation in this region, located … Continue reading

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All About Natural Wood Finishes

If you love the look of natural wooden furniture and support its sustainable mission, you’ll want to see it maintain its healthy glow over the years.  Your furniture comes delivered already in a coat of natural oil — but what … Continue reading

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Decorating with Wood Stools

Adding a new, sustainable wooden stool to your home is an easy way to incorporate warm, natural tones into your décor.  Use them as seating for kids or adults, as side tables for a living room sofa, or as a … Continue reading

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What Makes Wood Sustainable?

What makes wooden furniture ‘sustainable’?  Wood might seem like an inherently eco-friendly material — as long as it’s solid and not particleboard or plywood, which can contain toxic chemicals such as formaldehyde. But while wood is a natural product and requires … Continue reading

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