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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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How to Liven Up Your Living Room with Beautiful Wood Furniture

How to Liven Up Your Living Room with Beautiful Wood Furniture

Using wood furniture in your living room is a great way to liven up the space. As always, you should...

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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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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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Vote for Alabama Sawyer in the 2019 Best of the Year Awards!

Vote for Alabama Sawyer in the 2019 Best of the Year Awards!

In case you weren’t aware, Alabama Sawyer is competing in the 2019 Best of the Year Awards! This competition is...

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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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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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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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Composting Without A Garden- What's The Point?

Composting Without A Garden- What's The Point?

1. Collect compost for a curbside compost program that will take your compost. Similar to trash collection programs that collect once...

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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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EastFork Pottery

EastFork Pottery

We are excited to announce that we’ve recently become affiliated with EastFork Pottery! In honor of our affiliation, let’s talk about...

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Clare Colors + Alabama Sawyer Woods

Clare Colors + Alabama Sawyer Woods

Clare brings you a wide variety of gorgeous paint colors and supplies to pick from. While we were looking through their...

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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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What Is ... Carbon Sequestration?

What Is ... Carbon Sequestration?

The long-term storage of carbon in plants, soils, geologic formations, and the ocean.

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Standard Table Heights

Standard Table Heights

There are standard table top heights, then there are custom table heights. The height of a custom table will vary...

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What is... ASID and AIA?

What is... ASID and AIA?

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) aims to "advance the interior design profession" and give interior designers certain tools and...

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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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Alabama Sawyer's wooden credenza

Health Benefits of Wood Furniture

Did you know that spending time around wooden furniture can benefit your health? Here are some of the ways: It...

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Interior Design Considerations that Facilitate Focus

Interior Design Considerations that Facilitate Focus

First thing's first. Let's talk about the psychology of color, specifically the colors that tend to facilitate focus & concentration. Green tends...

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