NEWS from reSAWN TIMBER co.

A collection of news items around interior design + architecture – including new products & projects from reSAWN; news from “in the field” as we procure materials for & build new custom furniture pieces; news on charred wood projects from around the globe; and what inspires us.

OKANOGAN rendering vertical grain western hemlock

Introducing vertical grain WESTERN HEMLOCK: a well designed, economical option for modern interior wall and ceiling cladding.

reSAWN TIMBER co. chose Western Hemlock for interior applications due to its impeccably straight uniform grain structure, fine texture and ...
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Meetinghousee Lasne Shou Sugi ban

8 Architecturally Inspired Summer Homes of Our Dreams

“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” ― Henry ...
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mass-timber construction on a proposed 10-story building in New York City

Is the Future of the New York Skyline Made of Wood?

As reported in the Chicago Tribune last week: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to introduce a bill ...
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Facades Plus NYC - reSAWN and ACCOYA

reSAWN Presenting with Accoya at Facades+ NYC on April 5

On April 4 and 5, Facades+ is hosting their premiere conference on high-performance building enclosures in New York, NY. Bringing ...
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MONOGATARI shou sugi ban charred cypress at bld.us office

reSAWN’s MONOGATARI Shou Sugi Ban featured in The Washingtonian

In an article published in The Washingtonian, an office space located in Washington DC was featured, highlighting the use of ...
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redwood forests

Industry Update: One Man’s Mission to Revive the Last Redwood Forests

In 1991, David Milarch, an arborist from Michigan had a near-death experience that inspired a personal quest. When Milarch came ...
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UNAGI and TAKEI shou sugi ban charred accoya at Fire Island residence

UNAGI and TAKEI shou sugi ban :: Fire Island Residence

ABOUT THE PROJECT Located in Seaview, Fire Island, this 4 bedroom seasonal home was designed to celebrate the cherished indoor/outdoor ...
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This Shelter Island residence used reSAWN's KOI shou sugi ban charred cypress exterior siding

reSAWN’s MONOGATARI Shou Sugi Ban featured in The New York Times Style Magazine

In an article published in The New York Times Style Magazine, a pool house located on Shelter Island was featured, ...
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NIGIRI shou sugi ban charred Accoya in Wayzata, MN

Industry Update: Design Life and Durability of Timber

According to TRADA (The Timber Research and Development Association), in recent years, timber in construction has undergone something of a ...
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IRUKA shou sugi ban charred cypress at Montauk Residence

reSAWN’s IRUKA Shou Sugi Ban Charred Cypress featured in The New York Times

In an article published in The New York Times, a newly-built residence in Montauk was featured, highlighting the use of ...
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How Kebony Weathers :: The Wharf 6 Months Later

How Kebony Weathers :: The Wharf 6 Months Later

Opened in October 2017, Kebony was used for more than 100,000 square feet of decking at the Wharf, as well ...
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Longport Residence Two Years Later :: How Shou Sugi Ban Weathers

Longport Residence Two Years Later :: How Shou Sugi Ban Weathers

reSAWN TIMBER co. recently returned to their Longport, NJ residence project to get a more complete understanding of how their SURETO shou ...
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NIGIRI shou sugi ban charred Accoya in Wayzata, MN

reSAWN’s NIGIRI Shou Sugi Ban Charred Accoya featured in RD Magazine

In an article published in the Vol. 3 2018 issue, Residential Design Magazine featured a case study on the Wayzata ...
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KUJAKU shou sugi ban charred cypress

KUJAKU shou sugi ban :: Shackamaxon Townhouse

ABOUT THE PROJECT Located in one of Philadelphia's trendiest neighborhoods, this Shackamaxon Townhouse was designed to accommodate a newly retired ...
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HADAKA shou sugi ban & TORA shou sugi ban exterior siding in New Hampshire

Modern Shou Sugi Ban Wood Cabin in Mascoma Lake

ABOUT THE PROJECT Located on the Southeastern edge of Mascoma Lake, this modern shou sugi ban wood cabin is inspired ...
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