Learn about disaster recovery and wood restoration techniques for woodworking shops. Read articles on how woodshops are handling reconstruction after Hurricane Sandy and other catastrophic events.
Posted by Bill Esler | Updated: 05/21/2013 7:56:00 PM
The Home Depot Foundation created a $1 million fund in response to the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma and throughout the Southwest United States, and in expectation of continuing violent storms during the spring.
Posted by Michaelle Bradford | Updated: 05/08/2013 1:11:00 PM
The Craftsman “Make a Difference” Tour with Ty Pennington launched on April 27 with a stop in Moonachie, NJ rebuilding a veteran's home that was damaged in Hurricane Sandy.
By Bill Esler | Updated: 05/05/2013 3:29:00 PM
New Jersey's historic two-mile long Spring Lake Boardwalk is being rebuilt with TimberTech Composite Surface, made of wood flour and recycled plastic. The project, shown in a video, will be completed by Memorial Day.
Updated: 03/14/2013 11:38:00 AM
Eco-friendly furniture designer Frank Schooley has developed the "Shelter in a Day" to provide housing for people in disaster-ravaged areas.
Updated: 03/13/2013 3:57:00 PM
Terrapeg Furniture's system mills ready-to-assemble housing and furniture from wood-fiber panels providing homes for some of the one million people left homeless by the earthquake in Haiti.
Updated: 03/05/2013 2:29:00 PM
Top Knobs, and their sister company Hardware Resources, have helped Habitat for Humanity through their charitable program "Rebuild New Jersey", donating kitchen hardware, bath hardware and vanity products to help approximately 100 families who lost their homes due to Hurricane Sandy devastation.
Updated: 02/25/2013 2:05:00 PM
Governor Christie’s ongoing efforts to bring government services directly to those who suffered damage or disruption in their lives due to Superstorm Sandy has been expanded by adding two additional free tax assistance outreach events in Monmouth and Atlantic counties.