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 welcome Alison Balfour, the newest member of our joinery team!
Alison has started with the joinery team as a 3rd year apprentice. She is stoked to have made this unusual desk for one of her first jobs. Read More
And out of the rubble came these amazing Tallowwood floor boards!
We have just salvaged a load of Tallowwood flooring from the demolition of The Abbey, near Mittagong and it's ready to lay at your house!
The Abbey buildings date back to the 1930’s and were actually used as an Abbey complete with nuns! Read More
We built this awesome table to a customer’s concept in recycled Spotted Gum, with recycled Blackbutt for the bevelled art deco influenced trims.
The timber in this table originally came out of our East Coast Forests and was used to build house roofs in Sydney in the 1930's. 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