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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,Design,Gallery,Green Furniture,Innovation,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 [2] 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 [4]

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

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

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

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

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