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Things You Didn't Know You Could Compost

Things You Didn't Know You Could Compost

If you’re at all interested in gardening and composting, then check out our Noaway Counter Top Compost Bin, and read...

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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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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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Candles + Soaps that Smell Like Wood

Candles + Soaps that Smell Like Wood

In case it wasn’t obvious, we love all different types of wood products here at Alabama Sawyer. Especially the ones...

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Cities with Great Composting Programs

Cities with Great Composting Programs

Composting is a simple and easy way to be more eco- conscious, but did you know there are different ways...

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Environmental Glossary

Environmental Glossary

-A- Abatement: Reducing the degree of or completely eliminating pollution. Acid: A corrosive solution with a Ph of less than...

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Public Service Announcements We Wish Would Make a Comeback

Public Service Announcements We Wish Would Make a Comeback

Public Services Announcements have gotten slicker and more refined over the years. Some didn’t make a big impact and some...

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Cutting Board Oil VS Wood Polish

Cutting Board Oil VS Wood Polish

We’ve had several customers ask what the difference is between our cutting board oil and our wood polish. In terms...

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Gulf State Park Shipment

Gulf State Park Shipment

For those of you that don’t know, we recently received several large purchases from the kind folks over at Gulf...

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Five Excellent Interior Design Blogs

Five Excellent Interior Design Blogs

Remodelista The name of the website says it all. A trendy interior design blog that will provide you with all...

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Famous in AL: Alabama Theatre

Famous in AL: Alabama Theatre

Please note that “Famous in AL” is a series of blog posts on famous historical Alabama sites for the purpose...

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4 Apps for Nature Lovers

4 Apps for Nature Lovers

Consider yourself a nature lover? So do we - that's why we love learning about nature through different mediums of...

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Alasaw’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide: All Things Walnut

Walnut Wood Monitor Riser Let's face it, we use computers a lot. Some of us have to use them for...

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Wide Plank Table on Legacy Base

An Intern's Five Favorite Alabama Sawyer Products

I know what you’re thinking, “why should I care about some stinky college intern’s opinion?” To be honest, you probably...

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Goop Gives Great Gift Advice

Goop Gives Great Gift Advice

Holy alliteration Batman! Goofy title aside, I stand by the sentiment in the title itself. If you need gift ideas...

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Completed Fruit Fly Trap

How to Make a Fruit Fly Trap

Ever feel like fruit flies are planning a full scale invasion on your kitchen? Have they already launched one? Ready...

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4 Eco Friendly Weed Killing Methods

4 Eco Friendly Weed Killing Methods

There are plenty of reasons not to use commercial weed killer. Maybe you have children and don’t want them to...

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wooden cutting board

How to Oil a Wooden Cutting Board

Oiling your wooden cutting board can greatly extend its life. You’ll want to oil it every time it dries out,...

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pallet compost pile

How to Build a Pallet Compost Pile

So you want to start composting? The good news is that it’s super easy and rewarding to build a pallet...

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