Perhaps no sector of the wood products industry is more environmentally significant than the recovery and utilization of urban sourced timber. Equally, much of the recovered urban wood would not be salvageable without the availability of portable sawmills like the Wood-Mizer LT40 Super Hydraulic owned and operated by Paul Morrison’s business The Wood Cycle of Wisconsin.
By Greg Rossel, Greg Rossel Boat Carpentry
We have all owned shoddy appliances that have given up the ghost right after the too-short warranty runs out. In the European Union and at least 18 U.S. states have introduced “right to repair” legislation. European environmental ministers are hoping to force manufacturers to make appliances with greater longevity and that are easier to repair.
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Luggage can be expensive. Try a more creative approach by making your own backpacks. Making a DIY backpack — drawstring, over-the-shoulder, or full-zip — can be an inexpensive, effective (and stylish) solution using these resources to get started.
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More and more people around the world want manufacturers to design their products to be more easily repairable, but many manufacturers feel differently.
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