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F.A.Q.

F.A.Q.

Q) What is the Local Pickup // DIY Delivery Shipping Option? A) This Shipping option is for customers who want...

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Urban Wood's Unique Personality & Sustainability

Urban Wood's Unique Personality & Sustainability

At least part of the reason we use urban wood is because of its unique personality and look. It has...

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What is: Shaker Style?

What is: Shaker Style?

Shaker furniture refers to a style of furniture developed by the religious group known as the Shakers, or the United Society of...

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Alternate Compost Bin Uses

Alternate Compost Bin Uses

Our compost bins are great for compost, obviously, but we love it when customers find alternative uses for our products....

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Can I Place Items on My Wood Furniture?

Can I Place Items on My Wood Furniture?

One of our most frequently asked questions is about whether or not someone can leave something on one of our...

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Why Does My Compost Pile Stink?

Why Does My Compost Pile Stink?

There are a number of reasons why your compost pile might smell bad. Thankfully, there are some easy fixes when...

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2019 Holiday Gift Guide for Dad

2019 Holiday Gift Guide for Dad

Have you ever been completely stumped on what you should get your dad for the holidays? Did you put off...

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New Candle! New Product!

New Candle! New Product!

We are very pleased to announce that Alabama Sawyer is now selling our own candle, just in time for the...

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Alabama Sawyer 2019 Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas

Alabama Sawyer 2019 Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas

The holidays will be upon us in no time, which is why we’ll be the Charon to help you lost...

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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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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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How is Wood Graded?

How is Wood Graded?

Since we at Alabama Sawyer use urban wood instead of traditional wood, our lumber isn’t graded traditionally. That said, the...

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Salvaged Wood vs Reclaimed Wood

Salvaged Wood vs Reclaimed Wood

Salvaged Wood: Wood that was never cut into lumber or used for construction.  Reclaimed Wood: Wood that was previously used in the...

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