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 just wrapped up our four day Design Canberra Exhibition. The opening night was massive, spilling out onto the footpath with plenty of wine and great times!
If you came to exhibition and liked our work, we are available out at the brickworks all year, feel free to come visit! Read More
We always get a bit sad when we see a nice old house getting knocked down, it's a piece of the suburb's history disappearing and they don't build them like they used to.
It's not all bad news! These old houses were 'built right' with hand cut hardwood trusses, there is plenty of really good timber in them!
The timber in the roof trusses makes great rustic decking boards 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