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Sustainability Is Brewed At Monsoon Coffee Roastery & Espresso Bar

By |2019-08-09T15:31:31-04:00August 9th, 2019|Creative reuse, EcoBuilding Bargains, Reused Building Materials, Sustainability|

Located just around the corner from EcoBuilding Bargains in Gasoline Alley in Springfield, MA, Monsoon Coffee Roastery & Espresso Bar provides locals with a place to lounge, work, and converse with one another. The sustainable practices of this roastery greet you immediately as you enter the shop through reclaimed 200-year-old barn doors. Reclaimed 200

Donate, Divert, and Deconstruct!

By |2019-06-20T10:22:59-04:00June 20th, 2019|EcoBuilding Bargains, Reused Building Materials, Waste Diversion|

When it comes to moving, remodeling, or renovating it’s important to consider the financial and environmental costs of waste disposal for the items you no longer need or want. The process of demolition, where building materials are smashed with heavy machinery, fills up dumpsters very quickly. The standard protocol to dispose of unwanted building materials

Spring 2019 Reuse Rockstar Competition Winners

By |2019-05-22T10:06:16-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Creative reuse, EcoBuilding Bargains, Reuse Rockstar, Reused Building Materials|

Thank you to all who participated in the 2019 Spring Reuse Rockstar Competition! This competition highlights the creative and skillfully made projects our customers make with materials from EcoBuilding Bargains. The community voted for the project they liked best at our EcoBuilding Bash on Saturday, May 11th. All of the projects submitted were inspiring and

Fourth Annual EcoBuilding Bash Recap!

By |2019-05-14T09:33:48-04:00May 14th, 2019|Composting, Creative reuse, EcoBuilding Bargains, Energy Efficiency, Energy Savings, Outreach, Reuse Rockstar, Reused Building Materials, Solar Access, Sustainability, Waste Diversion|

Thank you to everyone who showed up to our annual EcoBuilding Bash this past Saturday! We had a great turnout with over 200 guests in attendance. This event is our way of celebrating reuse and our customers, while also providing home improvement tips from industry experts. We loved meeting our guests in the lumber yard