21 Oct '11, 1pm

PHOTOS: Gorgeous Floors Made of Shipping Crates

PHOTOS: Gorgeous Floors Made of Shipping Crates

Viridian Wood makes flooring, decking, counters and other architectural products using wood reclaimed from shipping crates, pallets and scrap lumber, discarded at local docks. Photo: Viridian Wood With the popularity of hardwood floors on the rise, Viridian Wood wants to offer consumers products that are more environmentally responsible than traditional hardwood flooring made of virgin lumber. The Portland-based company makes flooring, decking, counters and other architectural products using wood reclaimed from shipping crates, pallets and scrap lumber, discarded at local docks. Last month, Viridian introduced two new exotic hardwood flooring products – both made of 100-percent recycled wood and certified by the Forest Stewardship Council . Photo: Viridian Wood Viridian’s new Jakarta Market Blend is a mix of dense hardwoods from the tropical lowlands of Asia, arriving in P...

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