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
Our ability to produce high quality furniture and joinery lies jointly in the quality of the timber and skill of the craftsman working the timber.
We are taking the opportunity to throw the spotlight on our extremely talented joinery team!
We would like to introduce Hiroshi Yamaguchi, one of our senior craftsmen. Read More
The Cyclery in Braddon have just finished their awesome new fit out with heaps of recycled timber, they have bikes too!
Last year we scored a megaload of timber from the Q Stores Woolstores in Alexandria including a bunch of short posts that were used as stumps to hold up the floors of the old woolstores. You can see a pic of the demolition and the stumps arriving at our workshop. 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