041 Old Technology- Growing Your Wood Business with an Alaskan Mill

How Zach got started Zach, from Old Technology, got started when his friends in the tree service started giving him the trees they were removing from properties. He first invested in a chainsaw mill to start milling these trees, then bought a kiln for drying and is now producing his own furniture from his wood….

040 Marji from It’s Not Trash on Growing a Reclaimed Furniture Company

HOW IT’S NOT TRASH STARTED. Today, we have Marji Medina from It’s Not Trash, a reclaimed wood design company. Marji was working as a VP in sales consultant for a hospital for quite a while but was not satisfied with it. Coming from a woodwork family, she missed getting her hands dirty with physical labor…

039 -Evolutia Made- Dominating the South’s Reclaim Lumber Scene

HOW CLAY STARTED THE BUSINESS. Clay Klener, from Evolutia, specializes in reclaimed wood. They started salvaging large textile mills in the South East in the early 2000s as a family business. Although they’re from Birmingham, Alabama the first project they did was in South Carolina. A lot of the textile mills they were after were…