THOR'S HAMMER IS A JOINERY, SAWMILL AND RECYCLED TIMBER YARD BASED AT THE OLD BRICKWORKS, CANBERRA.
We design and make furniture and architectural products from recycled timbers. Thor’s Hammer builds to last, we believe in quality, in good design and taking care of the environment. Read More
We are splitting old house rafters and ceiling joists ready to machine for orders of weatherboards and flooring. The joinery is back in action too, working on tables for clients from our furniture exhibition in November.... Read more
The first semi load of poles arrived yesterday from the demolition of the Nowra Sawmill.
The rooves of the old sawmill sheds were built out of round logs 200-300mm in diameter and up to 12m long!
The poles have gone really dark with age, but once we brush them back you will see the beautiful coastal hardwoods that lie underneath their rough exterior. Read More
Thor’s Hammer has just finished the making the recycled timber components of the fitout at Akiba, Bunda st, Canberra City. We went along to the trades opening, the venue looks fantastic! It’s full of recycled timber, awesome steel work and the food is incredible, with heaps of fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Read more
From Demolition to Table
Recycling timber is exciting. The demolition site is like this massive pillow case at the end of the bed on Christmas morning full of old grey timbers waiting to be planed back and turned into beautiful furniture. Except if the demo guys bust them all cause the excavator operator is a bit rough and doesn't care, or the nails are rusty and won’t come out, or the timber is full of drying snakes, or… At Thor’s Hammer we have been recycling timber for 20 years, and we have gained a lot of experience along the way… Read More