It exists! The first table is real.

It exists! The first table is real.

The first prototype of the table is now here. It’s been a while since I posted so here is a quick update. I am working …

 

Legs for the reclaimed scrap tables

Legs for the reclaimed scrap tables

I met with Joel Hester of The Weld House the other day and chatted with him about ideas for the legs. I wanted to pull …

 

Eco-friendly wood finishes

Eco-friendly wood finishes

So I’ve been looking into eco-friendly wood finishes and there is really no definitively green solution for any type of finish or sealant. to me …

 

Magazine Storage Coffee Table

Magazine Storage Coffee Table

So I decided to create something that has a dual purpose, a coffee table that I could use to store and display my growing collection. Now I could start telling you about how this is eco-freindly because it serves more than one purpose, keeps those magazines out of the waste stream, will be built with sustainable wood, low VOC glues and recyclable materials and all those things would be true. But honestly I need a place to put my stuff and still keep my place looking nice. So here is what I came up with.

 

Furniture from reclaimed scrap wood

Furniture from reclaimed scrap wood

I think I might call the line “Double Green” since we are using the scrap from already reclaimed wood. I’m researching eco-friendly finishes, we have a few samples worked up and I’m trying to pull together the legs. I’ll post about that later as it has become a quest that needs more than a sentence or two, but for now check out where it’s headed.