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Rekindle’s Recycled Furniture Gives Earthquake-Damaged Wood a Second Life in New Zealand

Posted By Helen Morgan On January 29, 2013 @ 10:29 am In carousel showcase,gallery,green furniture,Recycled Materials | 2 Comments


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In order to source the waste materials and take advantage of reusable wood, Rekindle offer a discount on furniture to anyone that sources discarded pieces [9] of wood. The incentive helps encourage people to divert wood from going to a landfill and giving it a new home as a stunning piece of craftsmanship.

+ Rekindle [3]

Image © Laura Forest [10]


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[2]  : http://inhabitat.com/rekindles-recycled-furniture-gives-second-life-to-earthquake-damaged-wood-in-new-zealand/rekindlelauraforest_1000_unwm-41/?extend=1

[3] Rekindle: http://rekindle.org.nz/

[4] salvaged wood: http://inhabitat.com/tag/salvaged-materials/

[5] furniture: http://inhabitat.com/furniture/

[6] Christchurch: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christchurch

[7] deconstruction: http://inhabitat.com/tag/deconstruction

[8] Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2013/01/rekindlelauraforest_1000_unwm-41.jpg

[9] discarded pieces: http://inhabitat.com/tag/discarded-materials/

[10] Laura Forest: http://www.lauraforest.com

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