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Reclaimed Heart Pine Roof for an Exterior Kitchen

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A homeowner in St John the Baptist Parish contracted Collums Construction to build a reclaimed heart pine beam and roof system for his beautiful open air exterior kitchen. The center piece of the kitchen was a large fireplace and cooker with a brick chimney. The floor was concrete slab with a brick veneer. He had framed […]

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New Heart Pine Shipment Arrives

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A new heart pine shipment came in last week from Maryland.  This beautiful reclaimed heart pine was originally cut from old growth pine forest in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama back in the early 1900′s.  It was then shipped upriver to build manufacturing plants in the New England area. Today, many of these old manufacturing plants have been disassembled and the old […]

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