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Reclaimed Wood & Aged Metal Design

Reclaimed Wood & Aged Metal Design

RECYCLING AND UPCYCLING Using recycled and upcycled building materials may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you’re renovating or in the construction planning phase of your home or...

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Sustainable Wood Flooring

Sustainable Wood Flooring

Benefits and Care Wood has been a popular flooring for centuries because of its high durability and easy maintenance. Wyoming reclaimed snow fence flooring is a wood floor that lives and breathes...

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Does Waste Factor Impact Wood Price?

Does Waste Factor Impact Wood Price?

ACCOUNT FOR WASTE WHEN PRICING RECLAIMED WOOD When you buy reclaimed wood, you’re paying for more than just the wood you see. The amount of waste also plays a part in how much that wood costs. The...

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Recycled Wood: Sustainable & Stylish

Recycled Wood: Sustainable & Stylish

Reclaimed Wood in Design   Utilizing recycled wood is an elegant way to add sophistication and style to a home or commercial establishment. Uses of reclaimed timber range from small statement...

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Rustic Design and New Builds

Rustic Design and New Builds

Adding Character to New Builds Buyers seeking to purchase a new home are often faced with a conundrum: they want character but are leery of the challenges that can accompany an older home. From...

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LEED Takes a Stand Against Illegal Wood

LEED Takes a Stand Against Illegal Wood

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Since its introduction in 1999, LEED® has been a leader in promoting green building practices. Its goal is to reduce the impact building materials, and...

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Outdoor Living and Weathered Wood

Outdoor Living and Weathered Wood

Both home and commercial settings benefit from outdoor living spaces. Homeowners take a break from their humdrum daily activities to experience the beauty of nature and enjoy the companionship of...

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Millennials Making the Old New Again

Millennials Making the Old New Again

As the millennial generation is growing up and buying/building homes, they’re gravitating toward the green living trends that have emerged in recent years. From incorporating energy-efficient...

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Modern Architect In Non-Modern Times

Modern Architect In Non-Modern Times

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT From time to time Centennial Woods will be exploring architects and designers that inspire us; this is the first post in a series: Frank Lloyd Wright was beyond his time in...

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16 Top Builders & Architects

16 Top Builders & Architects

Eco-Friendly Home Builders Who Chose to Go Green Being eco-friendly is an issue that Centennial Woods considers one of its top priorities, so for this post we rounded-up some of the most influential...

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Greenbuild Editor’s Choice Honoree

Greenbuild Editor’s Choice Honoree

Honoree for 2015 Centennial Woods™ recently returned from the first Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Verona, Italy. After that amazing and inspirational journey, we’ve now found out...

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The Story Behind FSC® Recycled Wood

The Story Behind FSC® Recycled Wood

The concept of recycling forest products goes back quite a while. The reclaimed wood industry got its start as early as the 1970s, using wood from barns, snow fences and corrals. For anyone...

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USGBC Finally Approved LEED V4

USGBC Finally Approved LEED V4

November 2013, As a company that carries wood products that are FSC® 100% Recycled, Centennial Woods is committed to offering our customers reclaimed wood that is sustainable sourced. So when we...

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