You want to open a bar, and you’re ready to start talking about design. Designing a great bar takes talent and knowledge. You want your guests to walk into your bar and be engaged enough to stay for a while. It’s not as easy as it sounds, though. Here are some tips that will help you design the perfect bar for your business and your guests.
Designing Your Bar
Reclaimed wood is incredibly popular right now, in both residential and commercial settings. Not only does it look great, but it also offers some amazing benefits too.
Some of the Amazing Benefits of Reclaimed Wood
Reclaimed wood is high-quality "upcycled" wood that has been taken from old barns, factories, retired ships, wine casks, warehouses, stock farms, and more. At some point, structures constructed from virgin wood, or old growth lumber, are...
You’ve always had a dream of opening a restaurant. Now, you have an empty building on your hands, and you aren’t sure where to start. That’s okay because we have some tips for you on how to set up two of the most important aspects of your restaurant: the concept and the floor plan.
Choosing a Restaurant Concept
A restaurant concept is an overall idea or theme that defines the establishment....
One of the most important aspects of your restaurant is your tables. Your guests can't sit down and eat if you don't have tables for them to sit at. Solid wood table tops come in a wide range of styles, sizes, shapes, and colors.
Just as tables can be versatile, so can the concepts you can choose from for your new establishment. You want to select the best type...
Why Reclaimed Wood Is Beneficial
Reclaimed wood has become a common material for construction, interior design, furniture and more. Reclaimed wood gets its name from being old -- from anywhere whether its a barn or old furniture -- and being reused again. Not only is reclaimed wood trendy, it is also durable, environmentally friendly and unique.
Reclaimed wood is also beneficial for its durability. Newer wood is not as durable as...
Ways To Build With Reclaimed Wood
Reclaimed wood is a great alternative to buying new. Not only because it’s environmentally friendly but honestly reclaimed wood can be made into stunning pieces.
Finding reclaimed wood may seem tough, but it’s all about knowing where to look. Start by looking online on Craigslist as well as your local newspaper. Explore flea markets, garage sales, old buildings and junk yards. You’ll find there will...
How To Hand Wash Reclaimed Wood
Starting your own reclaimed wood project is a great idea that you definitely will not regret. But before embarking on the building process it is important to wash that reclaimed wood you are going to use. You can wash reclaimed a few ways, such as pressure washing or hand washing. Since not everyone owns a power washer, today we will cover the hand washing...
The Advantages of Reclaimed Wood
Reclaimed wood is a hot material for furniture. Not only is it visually amazing and a great classic looking touch for decor, it has plenty of advantages when compared to newer wood. These are the advantages.
Reclaimed wood cannot be replicated by new wood solely based on the fact that it has survived generations.
Every single piece of reclaimed wood has its own aesthetic and...
Reclaimed Wood or Steel For Chairs?
Looking for chairs for your restaurant and can’t decide what material will suit your needs best? When it comes to chairs, most are made out of wood or steel. Reclaimed wood is another option instead of steel and there are a few things to consider when choosing between the two.
Reclaimed wood and steel chair prices will differ depending on things such as size, type,...
5 Reclaimed Wood Christmas Projects
Reclaimed wood makes an alluring decor for any home or restaurant. It’s an affordable, sustainable and environmentally friendly material commonly obtained from old barns and buildings. With Christmas coming soon, here are some great do-it-yourself Christmas projects you can create with reclaimed wood.
Reclaimed Wood Campfire
For this one you don’t need wood from an old building, you can simply find some small tree logs, paint them...