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What to Look For When Shopping For Salvaged Materials (page 5 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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Bathroom Furniture and Fittings

Example Items: Roll-top baths, basins, shower trays, faucets

These items may need lots of restoration, so think carefully before purchase. Faucets will almost certainly need new washers and a general overhaul to restore to good working order.

Bath Furniture and Fittings Reclaimed Favorites

Courtesy of DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement © 2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement

© Dorling Kindersley Limited 2009

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