Storage benches made from vintage pine. One shipped to Brooklyn, one to Austin! These were ordered by my customers through my Etsy store. The pine is old sheathing salvaged in Durham. I used salvaged piano hinges and porch door and lamp chains as hardware. The design is my own, it originated when some neighbors asked … [Read more…]
I was able to salvage multiple truckloads of beautiful old wood and rusty metal artifacts from this site prior to the demolition of the buildings. There were two barns and a farmhouse plus multiple smaller buildings that were demolished by the Eno River Association due to their advanced state of decay and the Association’s desire … [Read more…]
Made for the Eno River Association’s 50th gala and auction. This 54″ rustic bench is made from a tongue and groove heart pine plank that was part of the fireplace surround in the farm house at Confluence.
This sweet storage bench was custom made for Jesus and Clara of Durham NC. It features a 13″ wide tongue and groove heart pine plank for the seat and 12″ 100 year old southern yellow pine face and back.
My country store is open for business! I bought this three acre place in Efland, NC in 2013 from the Baird Family. David and Eugenia Baird lived here for thirty five years or so, well into their 90’s. Mr. Baird built a wooden 4 bay garage with a tin roof on the property which was a … [Read more…]