Reuse Rockstar

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

EcoBuilding Bargains’ Spring 2018 Reuse Rockstar!

By |2018-06-20T14:25:35-04:00June 20th, 2018|Creative reuse, Reuse Rockstar, Reused Building Materials, Waste Diversion|

By: Shelby Kuenzli, Marketing EcoFellow The spring 2018 Reuse Rockstar competition put on by EcoBuilding Bargains, our building materials reuse store, has come to a close. Reuse Rockstar is a friendly, bi-annual competition that highlights customers who have upcycled, transformed or repurposed items from EcoBuilding Bargains into creative and functioning pieces. This year, we decided

Spring 2018 Reuse Rockstar Competition Winners

By |2018-06-07T13:33:48-04:00May 25th, 2018|Creative reuse, Reuse Rockstar, Reused Building Materials, Waste Diversion|

By Shelby Kuenzli, Digital Marketing EcoFellow The Spring 2018 Reuse Rockstar Competition has come to a close. Thank you to all who submitted entries and voted on the winner! This competition highlights some of the ingenious projects our customers make with materials from EcoBuilding Bargains. There were many creative entries, totaling 17 unique projects, all of

Spring Clean Your House: Reuse and Recycle Your Old Furniture!

By |2018-04-18T17:33:11-04:00April 18th, 2018|Creative reuse, EcoBuilding Bargains, Education, Recycling, RecyclingWorks, Reuse Rockstar, Reused Building Materials, Sustainability, Waste Diversion|

By Avery Cross, Green Business Fellow According to the EPA, approximately 8.5 million tons of furniture waste is sent to landfills each year, even though many of these items are still usable, either as parts or as a whole. With limited landfill capacity – that’s an incredible waste of space! Additionally, throwing out furniture for disposal demands more