Lumber Salvage

Working with Reclaimed Wood

Course No. 001
Working with Reclaimed Wood

Participants will be guided through basic woodworking skills that make use of hand and power tools to construct side or coffee table from reclaimed wood. The class also introduces the sources of the woods – both forest origin and the historical structure – along with finishing options, safety considerations, and a review of available leg options.

Featured reclaimed woods include NYC heartwoods, Barn hardwoods, Redwood storage tank and the Coney Island Boardwalk

Tuition: $175 + material (ranging from $40 to $100)
Time: Sat./Sun 10-2 pm
Location: Sawkill Lumber – 71 Troy Ave. Bklyn Trains: A, C to Utica Ave.
Class size: 6

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Antique E. White Pine | 4″ x 14″ x 18-20″

4" & 6" x 14" White Pine
Sound hand dismantled lumber
Rough circular sawn lumber
Late 1800's building.
Finished skip planed surface
Bona natural finish. Beautiful pumpkin pine old growth figure and character.

Antique Eastern White Pine
Pinus Strobus

Dimensions, Quantity & Price:
4 x 14″ x 18-21’ 12,500 bf   $1.60
6 x 14″ x 18-21’   2,500 bf   $1.60

– Brown, rough sawn face with circular saw marks.
– Exceptional lot from late 1800’s warehouse in the Northeast.
– True old growth figure, grain and color, mostly free of heart center.
– Hand dismantled and left in sound condition with minimal end-checking.
– Versatile material for wide plank flooring, paneling, architectural beams, furniture, etc.

Please reach us with any additional questions or requests for photos.

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Pick-up Location:
Springfield, MA
Ready to go – we can offer trucking rates to the south and eastern U.S.

80% wire or company check in advance; 20% within week of delivery

Sawkill Lumber LLC
Alan – (917) 862 7910

Antique Longleaf Pine | 3 x 16 x 22-28′


Description: Rare lot of 3 x 16″ antique Longleaf Pine. Grade A grain density and color. Aged brown circular sawn surface. Hand dismantled from late 1800’s building in the Northeast. 22-28′ lengths.Potential to produce 14-15″ premium original surface Longleaf flooring.

Volume: 27,000 bf

Location: Springfield, MA (zip code 01101)

Addit’l Notes: Also Available – 3 x 12 x 11′ mixed grade and 3 x 14″ x 18′ Antique Longleaf