8 Ways to Use Reclaimed Wood in Your Las Vegas Home

Darik Neilson

This may surprise you, but reclaimed wood is all the rage with Las Vegas people, who by all accounts have a passion for its natural look and how it spruces up their home décor. It’s emerged as a trendsetting way to repurpose weathered wood and, at the same time showcase your personal style. Reclaimed wood products capture the eye whether it’s part of a wall, your cabinets, or even your windows. Want some tips on using reclaimed wood successfully? We have 8 sensational ideas for you – each and every one applied to wonderful effect in Las Vegas homes.

1. Outfit Your Windows with Reclaimed Wood

It’s about time: that window treatment of reclaimed wood you’ve been wishing for is now readily available to you. Sunburst Shutters now offers a plantation shutter crafted from the finest reclaimed wood. As a matter of fact, Sunburst is the sole company offering reclaimed wood shutters in the Las Vegas area. We got our hands on the reclaimed wood you want and used it to give you a louvered shutter that’s not only beautiful but functional.

Reclaimed wood shutters above bench

Reclaimed wood can provide a truly exceptional window treatment. It makes a difference, certainly, that your reclaimed wood shutters are themselves masterpieces. And Sunburst makes sure they are. You’ll discover there’s just as much to like about their operation as there is to like about their look. Tilt the louvers open to allow more light. And tilt them closed to better reveal the weathered look of reclaimed wood on your window. Don’t just take our word for it, though. There’s a whole world more to discover about reclaimed wood for windows in Las Vegas. Take a look!

2. Reclaimed Wood for Your Wall

Bring the outside in with a reclaimed wood wall. Reclaimed wood paneling invigorates a wall without overpowering it and adds a casually convivial ambiance to the room. Regardless of whether you have a fireplace, artwork, TV, or bookcase you want highlighted in a room, a reclaimed wood wall will look amazing behind it and provide precisely the effect you seek.

3. Reclaimed Wood and Floors

Been thinking about redoing a floor in your house? Wood flooring of any kind can warm up a room, but flooring of reclaimed wood has an unparalleled beauty borne of the time – generally decades – the wood has been outside. Whether you’re partial to being outside in nature or merely one who likes the look and feel of weathered wood, you’ll be ecstatic about what a reclaimed wood floor can do to beautify your home.

4. Dress Up Your Cabinets with Reclaimed Wood

This is the perfect time to give your kitchen cabinets a sprucing up with reclaimed wood. It’s the natural way to dress up your whole kitchen. Each panel of reclaimed wood conveys a fascinating story – of many years during which it languished in a forgotten building, maybe, or as part of a fallen barn or fence. And a piece of that story will survive in your reclaimed wood cabinets, coming to mind at such times when you lay eyes on them.

5. Reclaimed Wood Makes a Great Table

Tabletops made or consisting of reclaimed wood can add a contemporary, emphatically different ambiance to your dining room or home office. Meld its wood tones with your décor for a cohesive look that fulfills your expectations – as it blows your guests away!

6. Using Reclaimed Wood for Bookcases

However else we may view them, books make great decorative pieces. Leather, vinyl, buckram, or paperbound books and those with colorful dust jackets look especially pleasing on a coffee or end table, on a bookshelf, or in a large bookcase. Their pleasing variety is both highlighted and harmonized in bookcases of real wood, too. And bookcases of reclaimed wood, given their natural colors, knots, holes, scratches, and other markings, create an especially eye-filling, one-of-a-kind furnishing.

7. Pics “Pop” in Frames of Reclaimed Wood

The understated, natural look of reclaimed wood is just right for picture frames. It actually can enhance your favorite artwork and important photos in a most splendid manner. It’s worth noting, too, that frames of reclaimed wood can be designed in a plethora of styles, so they’ll harmonize with nearly any décor scheme.

8. Headboards of Reclaimed Wood

There’s little that can refresh the ambiance of a bedroom like a ingeniously designed and constructed headboard.

Nowadays, when renovating, people are just as predisposed to rig a headboard to the wall behind their bed as they are to fasten one directly to the bed itself. Either way, a headboard constructed of reclaimed wood planking can be particularly stunning. It’s natural hues and effects of weathering lend themselves to a multiplicity of styles, from antique to modern. With reclaimed wood, you’ll discover there aren’t any limits on your imagination to get in the way of you creating the headboard that dreams are made of!

Reclaim Your Creativity with Reclaimed Wood

We hope we’ve inspired you with these 8 ideas for getting the most out of reclaimed wood. That said, we have even more ideas for you – ideas that so eloquently accentuate the beauty of the reclaimed wood shutters we alone provide in Las Vegas. Our specialists will gladly show you samples of our shutters, answer your questions, and provide you with additional design ideas. Contact us at 702-850-6619 to schedule your free in-home design consultation today!