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Alabama Sawyer 2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Kitchen & Home Edition

Alabama Sawyer 2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Kitchen & Home Edition

The holidays are right around the corner, and we know some of you are scrambling for last minute gift ideas....

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Urban Wood Vs Traditional Wood

Urban Wood Vs Traditional Wood

We at Alabama Sawyer use urban wood instead of traditional wood. But what are the exact differences between urban wood...

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Interview with Leigh Spencer

Interview with Leigh Spencer

I got the opportunity to sit down and chat with Leigh Spencer, who is responsible for running the business side...

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Interview with Cliff Spencer

Interview with Cliff Spencer

I got the opportunity to sit down and chat with Cliff Spencer about his design influences, how furniture making relates...

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Mountain Brook Red Oak

Mountain Brook Red Oak

In April of 2017, the large Red Oak in front of Mountain Brook City Hall was cut down due to...

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Decorating Tips Using Wood Furniture

Decorating Tips Using Wood Furniture

Decorating Tips Using Wood Furniture Wood is something that you can use as home décor. It can be converted into...

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Different Ways to Reuse Glass Bottles

Different Ways to Reuse Glass Bottles

If you’re at all invested in recycling glass in Alabama, you’ve probably noticed that there’s not a lot of places...

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Famous Alabama Trees

Famous Alabama Trees

In case you couldn’t tell, we at Alabama Sawyer love trees. Specifically urban trees from the south. That’s why all...

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Packaging

Packaging

We at Alabama Sawyer love it when companies package products in recyclable materials, especially if those companies have environmentally friendly...

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Getting To Know Us: Cliff Spencer

Getting To Know Us: Cliff Spencer

A while back I had the opportunity to sit and chat with Cliff Spencer about the specifics of the work...

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Announcing Scratch and Dent Items

Announcing Scratch and Dent Items

Imagine for a moment one of our cutting boards has just been completed and packaged, ready to be shipped off to its...

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Wood vs Timber vs Lumber

Wood vs Timber vs Lumber

 WOOD: Wood refers to the hard substance that trees are made from.

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Why Compost?

Why Compost?

There are tons of reasons to start composting. Here are just a few reasons to give you the motivation you...

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Best Natural Cat Litter

Best Natural Cat Litter

That’s right, we have to talk about cat poop in this one. For the most part, have you ever thought...

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Best Environmentally Friendly Facebook Groups To Join

Best Environmentally Friendly Facebook Groups To Join

If you’re reading this blog, then chances are high that you are an environmentalist. Or at the very least, you...

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Alabama the Beautiful | Taking Care of Our State

Alabama the Beautiful | Taking Care of Our State

On April the 29th at Homewood Public Library, there was a conference led by a group of local non profit...

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GASP Air Quality Widget

GASP Air Quality Widget

Here is a brief piece of info on the GASP air quality widget. Their website provides a useful widget that...

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Our Alabama Sawyer Google Reviews

Our Alabama Sawyer Google Reviews

Type 'Alabama Sawyer' in Google's search bar and you'll find that our store has three 5-star reviews. Two of those reviews...

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Our Etsy Product Reviews

Our Etsy Product Reviews

If you head over to Alabama Sawyer's Etsy page, you'll see that we have a total of thirty two 5-star reviews.

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Eco Friendly Ways to Save Money

Eco Friendly Ways to Save Money

Usually the big misconception about going eco friendly is it requires gratuitous time and money to accomplish.

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3 Ways to Celebrate 'Keep America Beautiful' Month

3 Ways to Celebrate 'Keep America Beautiful' Month

April is 'Keep America Beautiful' month! One excellent way to celebrate would be to participate in the trash tag challenge...

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5 Environmental Holidays

5 Environmental Holidays

Most people reading this will know about and love Earth Day, so you’re probably aware that it’s celebrated around the...

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Movies for Nature Lovers

Movies for Nature Lovers

Consider yourself an outdoorsy nature lover? You’re in luck, because I have some movies that will make you feel right...

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Biophilic Design

Biophilic Design

“The biophilia hypothesis ... suggests that humans possess an innate tendency to seek connections with nature" That’s all well and good, but...

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