More stories about Wood

  • 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.

  • wowzer, houzer

    HOUZER's Novus Series offers everything plus the kitchen sink, fusing good looks with great function.

  • veni, vidi, venecia

    The Venecia line, like all of Sonia's bath furniture, is constructed from marine-grade wood for greater water resistance.

  • local news

    Now you can read the morning paper while eating on a countertop made from yesterday's edition.

  • off the tracks

    Environmentally conscious architects can spice up their projects by using old building products in new ways.

  • rough and ready

    Obie G. Bowman Architect: Redwood Lumber and Supply Co.'s rough-sawn lumber products.

  • ground cover

    Obie G. Bowman, Architect: Grace Construction Products' Hydroduct 660 drainage composite sheet and Bituthene 4000 pre-formed waterproof membrane.