SUPER-Regional Materials – Wood from the Hood: Reusing the Urban Forest

Thursday, August 9
7:30 Gather in parking lot in front of Wood From The Hood
2640 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406

7:45 Start tour with Rick Siewert

8:45 Reconnect at Wonderland / Peace Coffee for a brief beverage
3262 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406

Come connect with kCOTE for a fascinating foray at how a local log is selected, sawn, air-dried, kiln-dried, and then produced into something magical with a local zip code.  Understand how to incorporate these great specimens of species starting in schematic design.  Find out why these trees are not eligible for FSC but how to properly specify to get the results you desire.  Learn to identify beautiful species, grains and patterns, like birds-eye and spalting.