More stories about Wood

  • flooring industry tries to sustain itself during downturn

    New products likely to be a big part of SURFACES 2010.

  • teak performance

    These teak deck tiles from Dallas-based East Teak Fine Hardwoods can be used to retrofit an old stone patio or to create a completely new deck area.

  • bench warmer–web-extra!

    The Palisade bench brings a warm, angular look to exterior projects. Kalamazoo, Mich.-based Landscape Forms crafts the bench from blocks of solid jarrah or redwood fastened with internal steel rods.

  • cheap chic

    Looking for an affordable countertop? Teragren says bamboo is the answer.

  • strand and deliver

    Strands of bamboo are bonded with earth-friendly adhesive to give Teragren's Synergy floating floor a completely different look.

  • easy fit

    JACLO's Renovator is a simple, yet ingenious and cost-effective system for retrofitting an old shower.

  • how the west was won

    JELD-WEN has reclaimed many of these throwaway trees to manufacture interior and exterior doors as part of its IWP Custom Wood Estate Collection.

  • waste watchers

    Levitt Goodman Architects: Baleboard plastic lumber is manufactured from 100 percent recycled industrial waste, making it less vulnerable to the elements than real wood.

  • skin tight

    Stone Forest sinks are made from bamboo's hard outer skin, which is then laminated, the sink is both lightweight and durable, the maker says.

  • Nu Options

    Nu Green has earned a Chain-of-Custody certificate from the Forest Stewardship Council, signifying that its raw materials were handled in an eco-friendly manner from forest to end product.