249 Redwood Stories

8 Rot-Resistant Woods for Your Outdoor Projects
"recycled two redwood decks that were torn down and offered up for free on Craigslist. This... recycled redwood. It takes some work to cut out rot but it can save a lot of money and... Juniper. Redwood should not be on the list, though is. I find, per the current global... grove of redwood is threatened. The current drought in California and other precipitation... woods are redwood and those hardwoods that come out of tropical rain forests. Here..."
California Gardener's March Checklist
"planting a redwood 8 ft apart even though it grows to 30 feet wide, requires a lot of... think redwood trees belong on the California coast and not in suburbia. I've had... had one redwood fall in my back yard on New Year's Day in 2006. In 2005 we experienced... about redwoods. They’re good reminders that even widely planted landscape plants... plant redwoods or palms will nilly.... likes redwoods. Yes, they're fast, easy to grow, evocative (they smell like the forest)..."
My Houzz: 1950s Rebound for a Cliff May House
"wood is redwood. It is a standard grade, tongue and groove board that can be found... entry a redwood fence! Beautiful! Great job! Who doesn't love this? except why the... for the Redwood Fencing. Any suggestions or help would be greatly appreciated! The... The redwood was purchased from Home Depot. We purchased twice as much as was needed... the new redwood fence encloses the yard, creating a private outdoor space wrapping..."
How to Build a Raised Bed for Your Veggies and Plants
"made of redwood, and they rot prematurely along those corner cuts. One of them had... durable than redwood, cedar, or any other durable wood. Are you building a greenhouse over... con-common redwood planks, which contain natural anti-rot properties, and boiled linseed... cheaper than redwood to build an equivalent sized bed. The biggest disadvantage is heat..."
11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"go with Redwood ceilings and trim? Great idea book Charmean! I found Ben Moore's Dill... is all redwood other then a couple random walls here and there. What do you recommend... recommend with redwood? Thank you! Hi liztra, could you possibly post a picture of your room... greens with redwood. Try Gray Mirage 2142-50 or Horizon Gray 2141-50. Hope that helps...."
Houzz Tour: Updating a Midcentury Aerie in the Berkeley Hills
"foot-wide, redwood. Since taste, not money, was the constraint here, a nod to Berkeley... growth redwood....,argh. Breathtakingly GORGEOUS house. I wonder about the chimney... whitewashing redwood (!) I have to admit the home is a lot more welcoming and bright. Amazing... while the redwood interior proved to be rather gloomy and monotonous. “If it’s everywhere... of the redwood was whitewashed, Yama preserved the paneling beside the stairs for..."
8 Materials for Raised Garden Beds
"it was Redwood. (I've seen this a few times on Craig's List). We then sorted out what... knees. Redwood and the horse water tanks looked the best but the metal does heat up... another Redwood deck for making raised beds out of. There was a lot of root removable... cedar or redwood, and avoid woods preserved with toxins, such as creosote-soaked railroad... cedar or redwood could cost up to $150 per bed; pressure-treated wood costs $75 to $100..."
Houzz Tour: Cabin Studios in the Landscape
"in the redwoods. We too live in the redwoods in a similar fashion. Marin is full of... under the redwoods. Excellent combination of architecture blending ton nature. O!M!G... behind a redwood tree-lined pathway. “These cabins are sacred places for the clients..."
5 Ways DIY Remodels Get Derailed — and How to Deal
"sheetrock, redwood lined sauna, you get the idea. All that's left is the tile work. Just... that the redwood would be cheaper than the tile. We are probably the only people in... right, the redwood was cheaper than tile. Then we started to collect the wine..... #2..."
10 Tree-Hugging Interiors That Work Around Nature
"around a redwood tree that the neighbor planted the day that President Kennedy was... with the redwood tree and the oak tree. A suspension bridge carries you through the... of the redwood tree. A soaking tub in the master bedroom sits under a Nana Window..."
Build a Raised Bed to Elevate Your Garden
"longer redwood pieces and could cement them if you want more permanent... Be careful... untreated redwood. Why would chemically impregnated wood ever be a choice if you were... 16-foot redwood or cedar boards (reclaimed wood is a good sustainable choice)6 feet... lengths of redwood and four 1½-foot lengths of 2-by-2 lumber. After you cut the 2-by-2... Lay two redwood boards together and grab one of the 2-by-2 pieces of lumber you've..."
Houzz Tour: Meet a Home Made With Minivan Parts
"my own redwood tree in back and the most amazing use of light and windows, I love... from the redwoods and I am contemplating the finish now. I really like the matte finish... existing redwood trees on the site and setback restraints, and a desire to keep the... salvaged redwood. Wanaselja likes to use all the leftover pieces of wood from his projects..."
Houzz Tour: Fred MacMurray’s Enduring Farmhouse Retreat
"especially the redwood paneling of the dining room. Gorgeous. This is why I love farmhouses... are huge Redwood trees there near Guerneyville... some of the largest trees on the planet... beautiful redwood siding was revealed. It remains exposed for a cozy feeling. Across..."
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