Thanks to Josh Cook and photographer Aaron Davidson and “The Growler” for the great feature and pictures of our facility.
Outside Wood from the Hood’s main office on Minnehaha Avenue and 26th Street in Minneapolis sits a small red dumpster with “free” spray-painted in blaze orange on the side. Instead of meeting the woodchipper, the wood scraps inside provide local woodworkers and hobbyists with an otherwise costly bounty.
One neighbor uses the scraps to carve toys for charities. Other tenacious neighbors walk into the office and ask about the next load. Jon Buck, Wood from the Hood’s custom design manager, says he often sees people load up every spare inch of their vehicle. It’s just one of the many gestures that sets this local woodworking business apart…. READ FULL ARTICLE