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How to Install a Reclaimed Wood Wall

How to Install a Reclaimed Wood Wall

Instructions on how to install a reclaimed wood wall (also applies to ceilings) using 1/4 inch thick, straight-edged planks from Centennial Woods. To start, make sure that your surface is relatively...

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Accent Wall Ideas

Accent Wall Ideas

A collection about accent wall ideas using paint, wood, glass tiles, fabric, mirrors, and wallpaper. While gathering inspiration images for our new reclaimed wood subway tiles we did a ton of...

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Exterior Reclaimed Wood Wall

Exterior Reclaimed Wood Wall

Custom Slat Facade Made with Reclaimed LumberThe COMEA House in Cheyenne, WY is a homeless shelter that need some help with their building. The Fixers stepped in and made some much needed...

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Reclaimed Wood USA

Reclaimed Wood USA

The world's largest and most consistent source of sustainable reclaimed wood comes from Wyoming's Snow Recycled Snow Fences     The winter weather in Wyoming can shut down roads and...

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Peel And Stick vs Glue Down Reclaimed Wood

Peel And Stick vs Glue Down Reclaimed Wood

If you're looking to install a reclaimed wood wall you need to be aware of two different installation methods. The first is peel and stick and the second is the traditional technique using glue and...

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15 Reclaimed Wood Design Ideas

15 Reclaimed Wood Design Ideas

#1 WARM UP AN INTERIOR Home Bar Near Detroit, MI Wood is a biophilic design element that brings a bit of nature to the indoors. Reclaimed wood paneling brings visual interest to a room whether it is...

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Wood as a Biophilic Design Element

Wood as a Biophilic Design Element

Biophilic design principles are based on the idea of biophilia meaning that people are innately drawn to nature. Most everyone would prefer to spend time in a room with windows rather than a...

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Know the Source of Your Reclaimed Wood

Know the Source of Your Reclaimed Wood

Is Reclaimed Wood Safe?How To Avoid the Top 5 Dangers When Making a Reclaimed Wood Wall   Browse Instagram or Pinterest for “DIY wood projects” or "reclaimed wood" and prepare to be amazed and...

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Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality

Possibly the Least Boring Guide Ever In 3 Parts Foreword: A Small Word from the Author. If you are among those of us on planet earth who breathe air, it may be worth taking a short break from the...

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Reclaimed Wood Furniture & Decor

Reclaimed Wood Furniture & Decor

Reclaimed wood decor, shelves, and coat racks crafted from recycled snow fences in the plains and mountains of the West. This naturally distressed wood has unique grain patterns and textures created...

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Shelter In Place Activities

Shelter In Place Activities

Since we are a small company in the least populated state in the union we are currently cautiously operating. We put together some shelter-in-place suggestions for our own employees who are at home...

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Reclaimed Wood For Health and Branding

Reclaimed Wood For Health and Branding

Reclaimed wood has come into its own as a retail and commercial design element. Many franchises and restaurants are using panels made of barn wood, pallet wood, and even tiles that mimic the natural...

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Reclaimed Wood Wall Colors

Reclaimed Wood Wall Colors

Barn Wood From Snow Fences In Natural And Painted Finishes Using reclaimed wood in your home is a beautiful way to add depth and character to any space. Not only is it an eco-friendly material, but...

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Real Reclaimed Wood

Real Reclaimed Wood

  Real reclaimed wood, it's from Centennial Woods in Wyoming where winters are brutal. We love our beautiful home state and everything that comes with it. In fact, you could even say we’re...

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Six Ways To Utilize Shiplap

Six Ways To Utilize Shiplap

Due to the popularity of HGTV's Fixer Upper there’s a good chance you’ve heard of a little thing called shiplap. Shiplap is wood paneling made of boards with notch and rabbet joints allowing boards...

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How to Nail Minimalist Interior Design

How to Nail Minimalist Interior Design

CLEAN. UNCLUTTERED. MODERN. From the tiny house movement to the rise of Marie Kondo, minimalism has found a place in the hearts and homes of design and home decor lovers all over the world....

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Shiplap May Not Be What You Thought

Shiplap May Not Be What You Thought

Shiplap vs Nickel Gap, Manual Gap Boards or Straight-edge Planks   HGTV’s popular show Fixer Upper, which ended in 2018, brought the term shiplap into the public consciousness. The funny thing...

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Serenity Now… With Wood

Serenity Now… With Wood

The Benefits of Using Wood in Architecture & Interior Design Think back on some of your favorite places whether they are homes, shops, restaurants, or business places. Chances are they have some...

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Shou Sugi Ban & Yaki Sugi

Shou Sugi Ban & Yaki Sugi

Wood-Charring Techniques   Have you heard of shou-sugi-ban a.k.a yakisugi-ita? Even if you haven't heard of this woodworking technique, you've probably seen it on television design shows or in...

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Reclaimed Wood and Road Safety

Reclaimed Wood and Road Safety

Centennial Woods: A Very Unique Source of Reclaimed Wood Snow fences are essential for safe travel on Wyoming roads. For those who have never experienced a ground blizzard on the plains of Wyoming,...

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Wyoming Vacation Destinations

Wyoming Vacation Destinations

6 Top Places and Events Frontier Days Many people have heard of Cheyenne Frontier Days with its iconic rodeo, star-studded concerts, free pancake breakfasts, and parades that takes place every...

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Contemporary Uses for Reclaimed Wood

Contemporary Uses for Reclaimed Wood

Cladding for Ceilings, Fireplaces, and More A lot of people tend to overlook reclaimed wood as a contemporary style piece, thinking of it instead as just a rustic application product. We’re happy to...

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Photo Contest

Photo Contest

2018 Project Photo Entries   Previous Next   2019 ENTRIES NOW OPEN WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN JANUARY 2020 The Centennial Woods, LLC Photo Contest is now open! To participate, tag us in your...

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Best of HOUZZ 2019

Best of HOUZZ 2019

Customer Service - 3 Years in a Row Centennial Woods of Laramie Awarded Best Of Houzz 2019 Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in...

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