Inspiration

Ideas for re-using hardwood floorboards

Reclaimed wood coffee Table Your hardwood floor boards can be reused as a coffee table or cocktail table. Style your lawn with inexpensive yet sophisticated coffee table. To ensure longevity of its color and gloss apply and finish it with timber varnish. One such example can be found here. Wood Console Create a console table…

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MODERN ARCHITECTURE featuring Timber

Tall Wood Building Competition Winners Inspired by combined sleek and comfort, this timber tower hotel emerges above else across the city lights. Architecturally coated by premium timber vanish for a luxurious and enduring finish. Footbridge Cafe, Amsterdam, Netherlands Explore the airy walkways, elegantly designed with the touch of wooden architecture for an equally breath taking…

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Courtyard Styling – the Natural Feel of Wood

These courtyard styling ideas with exterior timber will take your breath away once the words are transformed into action. Who wouldn’t want a beautiful rustic, wooden courtyard, giving a warm touch to the entire home? Make your outdoor living an astonishing pleasure and enjoy every minute of it. We will give you couple of ideas…

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Upcycled Vintage and DIY Planning. Sustainable and Inspiring!

Unless you’ve been actively trying to ignore the flourishing DIY upcycle / recycle trend or otherwise passively living under a rock, you’ll know by now that this trend is not just a fad – for some people it’s something that they’ll try just the once, for others it’s a weekend hobby, and for quite a…

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Wood Care – Finishing – Varnish

As you’d expect, applying a finish to your woodwork is the last step in perfecting any project. The right finish will not only protect your wood for the years to come, but also create an impressive, quality look. Once you’ve removed any imperfections and your timber is looking how you want it, you’ll need to…

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Timber and Wood Types for Projects

Timber and Wood Types

There are many timber and wood varieties to choose from when undertaking a project. Some of the more common types are listed below: Decorative wood veneers Decorative wood veneers are used to highlight the natural beauty of timber. Produced by either slicing or peeling a much larger piece of timber log into veneers or thin slices,…

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Timber Planks Staircase for Canberra Hotel

Thousands of Timber Planks are now fixed around the entrance to the Canberra Hotel, Hotel Hotel.   The Timber Planks Design Melbourne Architects March Studio, were commissioned to design the entrance to the Hotel. The hotel lobby features pieces of recycled wood, which are fixed around the ceiling and walls to create irregular patterns. Three…

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