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 very excited to announce Thor’s Hammer is now selling the most efficient and environmentally friendly fire wood (briquettes) on the market!
We have recently installed a RUF Briquetting machine to compress all of our sawdust into extremely dense and low moisture content fuel perfect for your wood stove 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
The Canberra Convention Centre has had a facelift using recycled timbers from Thor’s Hammer.
We salvaged these timbers from houses being demolished in Sydney, previously these timbers had been smashed to pieces with an excavator and sent to landfill. 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