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
For the first time ever Thor’s Hammer is having an exhibition of furniture, and you are invited!
On Thursday 20 November, 5 Lonsdale St Braddon from 6pm we will be hosting the opening of a collaborative exhibition Featuring works Designed by: Thor Diesendorf, Enrico Taglietti, Geoff Farquar-Still and Peter Vandermark.
Exhibition Open Thursday November 20 – Sunday 23, 5 Lonsdale St Braddon 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