Decorating reclaimed wood shelves is a relatively simple and fun project. Since they are in a horizontal plane and usually covered with nothing. Shelves can be indulgent with the decorator’s mistakes for the first time. Another reason to try your hand at carving, staining and lacquering is that they are made of wood. Therefore, they can be modified if you change your mind.
With the green revolution hitting the United States, it seems that everything old can be recycled or reused. Furthermore, giving old wood new life is easy and adds charm to your home. Wood recovered from old buildings can be obtained and renovated to create new treasures.
Recovered wood can be saved by building the smallest items for your home. Moreover, wooden key holders, wine racks, spice racks, bird feeders and herbal pots made from recycled materials are simple elements that add instant warmth. Make simple and rustic shelving that has a life of its own. If you create a bookshelf, wall shelf or mantel for your fireplace, your new piece will add a historical element to your space. Finding reclaimed wood can be turned into a fun art project. Find some ecological paintings and use the natural texture of the wood to create whimsical pieces of art.