Architectural salvage is one of the my absolute favorites, when it comes to home decor and decorating. I love bringing something that is old and perhaps a bit industrial, and repurposing it with an air of elegance. Architectural salvage can be hard to come by, depending on where you live, but I put together a few tips for where to find it, how to source it, and the best deals. I’ve also compiled 25+ GORGEOUS ideas for decorating with architectural salvage in your home.
Most commonly sourced architectural salvage items (used with decorating): windows, matels, finials, mirrors, iron/cast work, wood flooring and columns.
To maximize your available budget, limit your shopping to the element of your project with the most ‘WOW’ factor – such as a huge mirror, antique doors, or reclaimed flooring.
Here are some GORGEOUS ideas and inspiration for decorating done right, with architectural salvage.
I shared a sneak peek of these gorgeous architectural salvage mirrors on my Instagram stories this week & am so excited to share exactly how we styled them! We had this huge wall in our living room that I knew I wanted to do something with but wasn't sure how to fill the space. I went antiquing a few weeks ago and spotted these gorgeous mirrored doors at a local antique shop. For this wall I knew I needed something really big, I wanted a statement piece. These mirrored doors were exactly what French Blue and Gold Pedestal Wedding Pedestal Architectural Table Centerpiece. This is solid wood and painted in shabby chic blue and gold Dimensions:Base is 6”Top is 4.5” roundThis is a listing just for the pedestal. Free US Shipping Using these tips, you'll never have to worry about your decor falling off the wall! | French Creek Farmhouse Inspired and romantic living, entertaining, traveling and decorating in a French Country Cottage in the California countryside. more of Theresa of timeworninteriors... 's home a few years ago! DIY Architectural Salvage Project - Architectural Salvage can be turned into beautiful decor for your home! Aude Smith Architecture. Chip and Joanna Gaines, Magnolia Homes. Sterling Builders. Buffalo Lumber Company Inc. Tampa Bay Architectural Salvage. Seamus Payne Photography. Love when people use something so creative, makes a huge statement! You don't have to have a fireplace to have an antique mantle as a focal point Excited to share this item from my #etsy shop: Architectural salvage, Wood arch, Vintage pediment, Salvaged Wall decor, Unique Farmhouse I can’t believe next week is Christmas & I failed to share our full Christmas decor tour with you guys… I didn’t even show you our front living room yet. Hopefully by the end of the week I will share more with you guys & today I wanted to share with you a little glimpse … BEST FAUX FLOWERS AND HOW TO USE THEM IN YOUR DECOR- Faux flowers are a fabulous decor elememt to use in our homes. The secret is to get real looking ones. Quite possibly the biggest clock in Kemptville! Ronan Large from Uttermost. In store now! (July 2014) 60" diameter!!! Kemptville Interiors 613-258-9333 DIY.. Amazing Architectural Salvage. I have some of these, 2 sets, art deco - from an old movie theater in Trinidad, co Christmas Wreath...Old Farm Machinery Piece...repurposed into a rusty rustic wreath with plaid bow & greens...from Olde Tyme Marketplace. Here's what I love: aged corbels with brown barn-board on top, the patina of the corbels, and their design - pretty, pretty, pretty!! Quite possibly the biggest clock in Kemptville! Ronan Large from Uttermost. In store now! (July 2014) 60" diameter!!! Kemptville Interiors 613-258-9333 The Dreamiest Spanish Revival Home Tour | lark & linen #hometour Giclee Print: Vue du grand atelier du 2e étage avec l'escalier en spirale construit par Albert Lafon en 1895. : 24x18in