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Reclaimed wood?

Wondering what your thoughts are about making these projects from reclaimed wood from pallets? It's just nice to be able to use a free resource. Thanks!

mikeasaurus17 days ago

Totally! I love reclaimed wood, but pallets can sometimes be treated with chemicals as a preservative. This is great for shipping, but not great for reuse. Here are two excellent Instructables that discuss this in more detail:

https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-determine-...

https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pallet-Bible-...

Finding free wood is great, and all of the projects here can be made with found wood. Just be smart about where you're selecting from. Good luck!

_mike