Reclaimed materials

TAKARAWOOD proposes a wide range of reclaimed materials and is an importer of old wood from old European barns and farms. We select the finest old timbers across Europe to give them a second life in the form of vintage and original products.
Our products are available for individuals and professionals all over Europe.

Reclaimed materials : old cladding planks

It is a multi-functional material, which, depending on the needs, may be used as the covering of the building facades inside or outside. It also perfectly serves as a finishing with insulation. Thanks to its unique look, it is also frequently used as a decorative element of windows, doors and walls. Moreover, in the context of furniture decoration, its use is only limited by a performer’s imagination!
Cladding plank can be directly put and is available in a few options, depending on the needs: leveled, brushed, tongue and groove milled, overlap milled or a biscuit type.

  • Width over 12 cm
  • Thickness 1,8 – 2,0 cm
  • Length 1,2 – 4,0 m

Reclaimed materials : old logs

Its use is practically unlimited, and its universality allows to use it as a both decorative element and functional covering of external and internal parts of the buildings.
The wood offered by our company may be left in its natural state – non-processed, or, at a Customer’s request, it may be processed and is ready to install.
Natural Width above 16 cm Thickness 4,0 – 8,0 cm Length 2,0 – 4,0 m Leveled Width above 16 cm Thickness 4,0 – 7,0 cm Length 2,0 – 4,0 m

Reclaimed materials : scantling

Old hewn boards – they have two uses. They may serve as a stable support for balcony constructions, set squares and stanchions. They may also find its place inside a house, thus becoming a perfect decorative element. It is worth emphasizing that beams and rafters are hewn by hand.

Sections 10×10- 30×30 cm
Length 3 – 8 m

Old beams cut with a saw

 With the use similar to that of the old hewn boards may additionally be used for replacement or renovation of the damaged elements.

  • Sections 12×12 – 25×25 cm
  • Length 2,0 – 7,0

Our company offers the two kinds of scantling, depending on the needs and final use. The kind is determined by processing technology:

  • 1- hewn with an axe (more expensive)
  • 2 – mechanically cut with a saw (cheaper)

Parameters Section from 10 cm x 10 cm Length from 2 m

Reclaimed materials : lamellas

Lamellas are narrow planks, 1 cm thick that are stuck on the surfaces such as doors etc. Due to the specifics of their size, they ideally serve as all sorts of joining elements. The wide range of their colours depends on the type of wood, as well as on the factors that had afftected it, such as sun, rain or temperature.

Cutting off

Plank which is cut off from the old hewn boards is a necessary masking element used in the places where cladding planks are joined. In the decorative context, they ideally serve as the imitation of beams and rafters.

  • Width 12-18 cm
  • Thickness 3,0-6,0 cm
  • Length 2,0 – 6,0 m

The cut-off elements consist of 3 layers of the old wood, including one that is fresh after cutting off. They are offered in two formats:

  • from hewn boards (COSTA) width from 10 cm
  • from mechanically cut boards (GRILLES) width from 10 cm.

Reclaimed materials : floor boards

The interior with wooden floor has an exceptionally warm atmosphere. The floor made from old wood is the art in itself. This cannot be mistaken for the type of floor containing artificial materials. The age that is saved in old wood makes it even more original and guarantees that we will not encounter the same elements in any other interior.
The plank offered by our company, 3-4 cm wide, are obtained from the old floors of barns and granaries. It is fully cleaned.