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
Thor’s Hammer has developed a new recycled timber floorboard product!
Our new ‘saw tooth’ flooring retains the patina of the demolition timber it was made from. It is hard wearing and durable, easy to install and the finish can be customised to the client’s specification!
The timbers we are using are all Australian hardwood structural roof timbers, salvaged from house demolitions, mainly in Sydney. Read More
The Wesley College of Arts building is coming down, it is a terrible shame, it is incredibly well built, triple brick with very high quality Austrtalian Hardwood timbers, we will make sure none of it goes to waste.
We have salvaged some great timber from this almost 100 year old building, and we are ready to give it new life! Read More
We swung past Grease Monkey in Braddon to check out how their recycled timber furniture was settling in 12 months after opening. Naturally we also had a few craft beers and some burgers!
These guys have done an amazing job with the venue, converting an old mechanics garage into a great space for eating burgers and fried chicken! 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