Archives for October 2013

Sabotage and safety

The American Secret Service last week managed to kill an unarmed, 34-year-old single mom that had a one-year-old in the car. She may also have been deranged. Immediate reports from the government claimed a heightened state of tension from the U.S. Navy Shipyard shootings about two weeks earlier. Has it come to this? I recall […]

One man’s waste …

Kirei’s new recycled-millwork panel collection illustrates the phrase: “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” That’s because the Pacific Coastal Collection of redwood and blue-pine panels are built using falloff from flooring or casework manufacturing, as well as waste wood from beetle-killed pine trees across western North America. Blue Pine EG (pictured) is salvaged from […]