6 Reasons Wood is THE Sustainable Building Material

1. Wood is a carbon sink. As we all learned in school, trees absorb carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, converting it into oxygen. That carbon is locked away in the fibres of the wood, acting as a carbon sink. Once the tree is cut down, and turned into a lovely outdoor setting or a wallContinue reading “6 Reasons Wood is THE Sustainable Building Material”

Why bother with Hand Tools?

When I first thought about woodworking with hand tools, I thought it was an unnecessary chore, a relic of our past. I grew to learn that it is a wonderful past time that is becoming more and more relevant in a quickly changing world. In my first engagements wood working community I learned there wasContinue reading “Why bother with Hand Tools?”