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What to Look For When Shopping For Salvaged Materials (page 4 of 10)

Learn what types of materials you can expect to find in reclamation yards and how to inspect the items before you buy.

Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement

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Decorative Moldings

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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