Learn what types of materials you can expect to find in reclamation yards and how to inspect the items before you buy.
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Example Items: Wooden paneling, handrails, balusters, decorative drywall
Condition must be thoroughly checked. Be certain of your size requirements. Reclaimed drywall is often very delicate and prone to damage.
Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement
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