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 •  February 7

07 February 2017 by Olde Wood When Trees Talk When Trees TalkWhat do trees, Muzak®, and early military communication have in common? Major General George O. Squier, Chief Signal Officer, U.S. ArmyIn the early dawn of the 20th century, a man by the name of Major General George Owen Squier developed a system to make the trees talk. Stationed at Camp...

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 •  January 27

27 January 2017 by Olde Wood A Look Into the Past On Groundhog Day, Punxsutawney Phil may be able to help us see 6 weeks into the climate’s future, but trees can help us see centuries and even millenniums into its past. Scientists use dendrochronology, the science of dating by analyzing annual growth rings in trees, to study different temperature...

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 •  January 18

18 January 2017 by Olde Wood Olde Wood Awarded Best of Houzz 2017 Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World
Magnolia, Sandy Twp, January 18, 2017 – Olde Wood Limited of Magnolia has won “Best Of Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home...

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 •  January 10

There was a time in our past when we did not rely on concrete and asphalt for our travels. In the late 19th and early 20th century, dirt paths had given way to wooden plank roadways. In fact, there were close to three thousand miles of plank roads in New York alone in 1875. By 1880, most other states were also utilizing them.
These planks were...

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 •  December 13, 2016

When you sit down to enjoy the latest action or fantasy movie, most of the astounding film sets and visual effects were created digitally. But before technology was advanced enough for this, film crews had to build the sets by hand.
Favorite holiday film It's a Wonderful Life was released on Christmas Day in 1946 and its production team wouldn’t...

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 •  December 5, 2016

While you might think that Christmas trees spend eleven months of the year just waiting for their time to shine in December, they actually see pretty steady action all year round.
You see, in addition to being the country's most popular Christmas tree, the Douglas Fir also produces more timber than any other tree in North America. Its straight...

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 •  November 29, 2016

When the Revolutionary War drew to a close in 1785, the U.S. Congress decided to sell the Continental Navy's last ship due to a lack of funds. Thomas Jefferson urged the need for an American naval force shortly after, but his suggestions weren't taken seriously until 1793 when 11 American ships were captured by pirates. Congress passed the Naval...

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 •  November 10, 2016

10 November 2016 by Olde Wood Olde Wood "Unlimited" Web Series - Our Prefinished Wide Plank Flooring Welcome to the second video in our Olde Wood “Unlimited” Web Series! Get an inside look at our process of prefinishing wide plank flooring. Ordering a prefinished floor has its perks, such as it is a bit less messy during installation. We offer a...

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 •  October 17, 2016

17 October 2016 by Olde Wood A Modern Look at Reclaimed Antique Wide Plank Flooring The beauty of Reclaimed Antique Wide Plank Flooring gives it the versatility to be used in numerous designs and applications. It can be the gorgeous focal point in rustic to modern designs, in both residential and commercial applications. This Northeast Ohio...

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 •  October 4, 2016

Reclaimed wood has a longer history and a more interesting story than most other wood products. Because of this, one of the questions we are frequently asked is, "Where does your reclaimed wood come from?"
This question, though, is somewhat difficult to answer because each piece of Reclaimed Antique wood is unique and its origin varies. The quick...