We are proud to anounce an open house event at two sites in Hamden. Urbanminers, in collaboration with Hamden Economic Development Corporation, will deconstruct two uninhabitable homes. Come learn about deconstruction and how it directly impacts you, your community and the future.
Items in the house will be available for pre-sale before the public to those who attend the open house. Delivery of paid items is available.
This project is part of the Newhall Remediation Project. More information is available at the Hamden Economic Development Corporation website: www.hamden-ct.com
DATE: Thursday, December 13
TIME: 3 PM to 5 PM
LOCATION: 482 and 484 Shelton Ave, Hamden CT
From Shelton Avenue come over to the shop for a holiday celebration. Everyone is welcome to join the staff at Urbanminers, 30 Manila Avenue in Hamden. Discounts, giveaways and door prizes are part of the festivities. Join us anytime betwen 5-7 PM.
Deconstruction in action...
Pine flooring being removed.
Removing nails and damaged ends.
Flooring stored on site ready to be reinstalled in new home.
Why save things?
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from Going Off the Deep End
The Scavenger's Manifesto
Sustainable business information:
Check out some Green businesses that Urbanminers
(many of these are personal favorites) collaborates with:
For new, environmentally correct building products:
Here is a local contractor that provides Urbanminers with many salvaged building materials for reuse:
Urbanmining can be exhausting..................
That's right, you don't always have to use something for its intended purpose.
Remember, our hours are 9 to 5 Tues to Sat and Thursdays until 7. Buy
used, for the environment and for the economy (including Urbanminers'
Remember we do household clean outs and estates as well as full or
partial building deconstruction. Information is available here on our website.
Or call the office at 203-287-0852