We have developed a pretty awesome system for turning salvaged house roof timbers into decking boards!
Our decking boards are super durable and hard waring. If you want a deck that will last a lifetime we have the timber for you! Read MoreRead More
Thor’s Hammer has developed a new recycled timber floorboard product!
Our new ‘saw tooth’ flooring retains the patina of the demolition timber it was made from. It is hard wearing and durable, easy to install and the finish can be customised to the client’s specification!
The timbers we are using are all Australian hardwood structural roof timbers, salvaged from house demolitions, mainly in Sydney. Read MoreRead 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 MoreRead More
It's been a hive of activity at 'The Hammer' with so much happening in the workshop before Christmas!
2015 has by far been our busiest year, more people are saving the forests and choosing recycled timber. Thanks! The lead into Christmas has seen our joinery team wrapping up a number of really nice jobs, check out the photos in the slideshow below. Read MoreRead More
Thor's Hammer specialises in salvaging high quality timber from demolition sites, saving it from landfill and turning the recycled material into high quality furniture. This video tells the story of how our furniture is made here at the Brickworks in Canberra, Australia.
For over 20 years the team of master craftspeople at Thor's Hammer have used a combination of traditional hand skills and high tech machinery to create only the highest quality furniture efficiently, accurately and built to last.
We hope you enjoy our story. Read MoreRead More
Sorry folks but we will be closed for stocktake - Friday 26 June 2015
We will be back to business as usual on Monday 29th June and would love it if you came and visited!
We hold a massive stock of recycled timber, we can't call the sawmill and ask for more so when the building is coming down we need to salvage the timber and hang onto it. Read MoreRead More
Your front door is the first and last thing you and your guests see when coming into the house, you don’t get a second chance to make a first impression!
Over the last 20 years we have perfected the construction of high quality entry doors using recycled timber, our doors are heavy, well insulated and sound proof. Read MoreRead More
Handcrafting furniture from recycled timber can take time, we believe the best things are worth waiting for…
Our joinery team are always busy, carefully making pieces of furniture for our clients. Your table may take 6 to 8 weeks to create but it has been designed and built to last a lifetime!Read More
We always keep our eye out at demolitions for structural timber beams that we can salvage and turn into beautiful architectural columns and features for peoples houses.
Often customers want us to bring back the colour of the old grey timbers without losing the character of the weathered surface.
The best way is to grind and brush the timber. Read More
Thor has been busy in the workshop making recycled timber breadboards to give you for Christmas!
Our team puts a lot of love and energy into their work, then your furniture & timber leaves the workshop and we never get to see it again.
It would make our Christmas if you posted a photo on the Thor’s Hammer Facebook of your favorite item we have made for you.
The first 10 people to post a photo will have a really cool recycled timber breadboard under the tree this year! 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 MoreRead More
Shiara has been Studying Building Design but wanted to get more hands on, so it looks like she will be starting a cabinet making apprenticeship with Thor's Hammer in 2015!
Under the supervision of our joinery managers she has been doing a great job with the sander and resin filling timbers.
All of joinery apprentices at Thor's Hammer are taught the specialist techniques for making fine furniture from recycled timber. We have developed these techniques over the past 20 years of operation.