Assuring today’s standards for yesterday’s woods
old-growth, original-growth, antique or aged…what exactly
does that mean in the wood world? And more importantly, how
can the consumer—whether homeowner, design professional
or builder—be assured they are receiving the “real
The Reclaimed Wood Council was formed to educate buyers and set standards
for reputable manufacturers of these amazing woods. Because most old woods
provide exceptional quality and beauty, they are well-worth recovering
and milling into flooring, stair parts, beams, paneling and other products.
With trusted knowledge, the buyers receive a high quality product that
will last many more generations.