For four decades, this family business has been turning wood from antique barns into flooring, siding, cabinetry, paneling, beams, posts and mantels. Custom milled species include chestnut, heart pine, cedar and oak. Also available is other barn salvage including foundation stones and tin roofs.
Trex is the best-known brand of alternative decking, railing, fencing, and trim products. Its composites are made of a combination of wood and plastic fibers. Trex gets its plastic and wood fibers from reclaimed or recycled resources, including sawdust and used pallets from woodworking operations, and recycled plastic grocery bags from all over the country.
20 S. Cameron St.
Winchester, VA 22601
Serious Materials Profile
Inspired by Al Gore's treatise on global warming, "An Inconvenient Truth", Serious Materials is committed to re-engineering common building products such as windows and drywall to save energy and reduce carbon emissions. Company goal is to save one billion tons of greenhouse gas emmissions every year.
1250 Elko Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
Bay Tree Technologies USA Profile
Bay Tree Technologies supplies earth friendly, sustainable wood products to contractors and homeowners. PureWood Decking, thermally modified, rot resistant wood, is a signature product.
Bay Tree Technologies USA
8700 Trail Lake Drive W
Memphis, TN 38125
Amvic Systems Profile
Founded by a PHD in building sciences, this Canadian company supplies green builders with ICF foundation, wall and roofing systems; expanded polystyrene (EPS) rigid foam insulation; EPS forms for making concrete floors and roofs; and other green building products. The company distributes its products in the U.S. through a dealer network.
501 McNicoll Ave
Toronto, ON M2H 2E2
(416) 410-5674 http://www.amvicsystem.com
EPS Plastic Lumber Profile
Located near Chicago but shipping its products nationally, offers a large selection of plastic lumber for use in making decks, docks, fencing and such. The company also makes and sells plastic patio and garden furniture, such as picnic tables and benches.
EPS Plastic Lumber
740 Industrial Dr
Cary, IL 60013
W.R. Robinson Lumber Co. Profile
Milling and direct sales of Eastern White Pine plank flooring in wide and random widths. Shipping available. Also, Eastern White Pine beams for timber framing.
W.R. Robinson Lumber Co.
145 Cleveland Road, PO Box 223
Wheelwright, MA 1094
Shenandoah Valley Reclaimed Lumber Profile
From a start with tearing down old barns and houses, this Virginia company has evolved into a provider of brick and stone, antique yellow pine, barn beams and boards, hand hewn beams and logs, rough-cut oak, chestnut boards and others, in a wide variety of sizes. Also: reclaimed brick and stone.
Shenandoah Valley Reclaimed Lumber
3586 Horizons Way
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Clayton Hill Greenhouse Company Profile
Located outside Dallas, this company builds beautiful greenhouses and conservatories. Work offered nationally.
Clayton Hill Greenhouse Company
1045 Falcon Creek Dr.
Kennedale, TX 76060
Greenblock Insulated Concrete Forms Profile
With seven manufacturing and distribution sites in North America, Greenblock boasts that its ICF blocks have been used in thousands of structures since the late 1960s. The company distributes its products nationally -- and now sells direct through an online store. Its website offers extensive info on its products, with photos of projects, spec sheets, CAD files and such.
Greenblock Insulated Concrete Forms
759 S. Federal Hwy, Suite 213
Stuart, FL 34994
(800) 216-1820 http://www.greenblock.com/
Logix Insulated Concrete Forms Profile
Owned by five ICF manufacturers that operate six plants across North America, this Canadian company is a leading maker of insulated concrete forms, based on the simple concept of interlocking blocks.
Logix Insulated Concrete Forms
215-6333 Unsworth Rd
Chilliwack, BC V2R 5M3
(604) 671-2501 http://www.logixicf.com
Insulation Corporation of America - ICA Profile
Manufacturer and distributor of a variety of insulation products ranging from expanded polysyrene to cellulose. Also: geofoam, sill seal, EIFS, fanfold and foamfill.
Insulation Corporation of America - ICA
2571 Mitchell Avenue
Allentown, PA 18103
610 791-4200 http://www.insulationcorp.com
Beam Central Vacuum Systems Profile
This company has its roots as a maker of all sorts of home appliances - but since the late 1950s has focused solely on central vacuum systems - including prepackaged systems that do-it-yourselfers can install
Beam Central Vacuum Systems
1700 West 2nd Street
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-4620 http://www.beamvac.com
Quad-Lock Insulated Concrete Forms Profile
Quad-Lock makes ICFs for walls, floors and roofs, plus ICF-based systems for adding insulation to existing masonry walls.
Quad-Lock Insulated Concrete Forms
7398 - 132nd Street
Surrey, BC V3W 4M7
(604) 590-3111 http://www.quadlock.com
Reward Walls Systems Profile
Since 1988, this Nebraska manufacturer has been a leader in providing insulated concrete forms.
Reward Walls Systems
9931 S. 136th St. Ste 100
Omaha, NE 68138
New England Conservatories Profile
For over 20 years, this company has designed and built solariums, conservatories and greenhouses in styles ranging from humble to lavish.
New England Conservatories
4 Moriarty Road
Ware, MA 1082
Coastal Metal Service Profile
Manufacturer of steel, aluminum and copper roofing and siding products for use in Rresidential, commercial, and agricultural markets. Primarily serves the coastal Carolinas region.
Coastal Metal Service
PO Box 128
Goldsboro, NC 27533
The WoodSource Profile
Located over the border in Ottawa, this company stocks its warehouse with 40-plus species of domestic and exotic lumber, many specialty plywoods, plus a growing inventory of antique lumber.
6178 Mitch Owens Road, P.O. Box 700
Manotick, ON K4M 1A6
613- 822-6800 http://www.wood-source.com
Johnson Bros. Metal Forming Co. Profile
Metal railings, metal trim, drip edges, stair nosings and roof flashings.
Johnson Bros. Metal Forming Co.
5520 McDermott Drive
Berkeley, IL 60163-1203
Colebrook Conservatories Profile
Colebrook Conservatories designs, builds and installs fine conservatories, glass enclosures, period glass structures, roof lanterns, and horticultural greenhouses. Structures are made from pattern-grade Honduras Mahogany.
152 Stillman Hill Road
Winsted, CT 6098