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There’s A Growing Trend To Repurpose More, Landfill Less When Deconstructing Buildings | WUWM

In September, Habitat for Humanity volunteers “deconstructed” elements of Bradley Center suites.
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“You know there’s salvage in every job. It’s up to us to determine what percentage. That’s what makes people competitive,” Hosier said.

Source: There’s A Growing Trend To Repurpose More, Landfill Less When Deconstructing Buildings | WUWM

Urban Ghosts: The Bomber Restaurant’s Landmark B-17 Flying Fortress, Oregon – Urban Ghosts

bomber-restaurant-b-17g-lacey-lady-milwaukie-oregon(Image: Liz Telschow)

It soon became one of the most noticeable, iconic roadside landmarks after ‘landing’ in 1947. But now, the World War Two heavy bomber that long stood watch over Milwaukie, Oregon has been removed for restoration, unlikely ever to return to its rather odd occupation as a gas station awning.

via Urban GhostsThe Bomber Restaurant’s Landmark B-17 Flying Fortress, Oregon – Urban Ghosts.