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Salvage beauty: Builder delights in designing with discards – Mount Desert Islander

Keith Raymond designs and builds houses using reclaimed materials. ISLANDER PHOTOS BY SARAH HINCKLEY

Different types of wood aren’t the only thing Raymond seeks to salvage from assorted online sites. He also finds windows, appliances, tiles and fixtures. Recently, Raymond had a lead on a slate sink that slipped through his fingers.

Source: Salvage beauty: Builder delights in designing with discards – Mount Desert Islander

4 Millwork District buildings in Dubuque represent rebirth – THonline.com: Tri-state News

4 Millwork District buildings in Dubuque represent rebirth

By the mid- to late 20th century, it saw businesses close or leave town until most of what was left was empty warehouses.

Then, in the early 2000s, a revitalization of the Warehouse District began. It gained traction in 2005, when there was a major art exhibit in one of the warehouses.

via 4 Millwork District buildings in Dubuque represent rebirth – THonline.com: Tri-state News.