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December 14, 2016

Green Building Myth #1

We are at it again, working hard to dispell the notion that green building is more costly. A blog from a similar entity asks the questions, do you buy fleece from Patagonia (the company not the country), purchase Montana Coffee Trader's over Foldger's, or Ghiradelli over Hersheys? Most of us are not foreign to tossing frugality to the curb to posses finer quality items. I encourage you to click here to read the full story about "Green Building Myth…

November 15, 2016

Refuge is a Dealer of Dasso XTR composit bamboo decking

Refuge is a dealer of Dasso XTR Decking.  Come in and see the samples we have in the store.  We should have a functional deck installed at the store sometime this summer as well. The Dasso Group, based in Hangzhou China, for decades has been the world‘s leader in the production of innovative bamboo products. With 10 manufacturing facilities and over 1000 employees, its own Design and Research Center and over 40…

November 05, 2016

Cork Flooring: A modern floor choice

BLOG: Life of an Architectc by Bob Borson

Cork flooring is a bit of a mystery – not just to me but to everyone I’ve ever asked … although they don’t all admit it. If you do any research on cork at all, you will find all sorts of conflicting information. Normally I could turn to my overwhelming experience and share more information than you would ever want…

February 22, 2012

Upcoming Events

We are looking forward to a string of workshops and presentations in early March.

Saturday, March 3rd: American Clay Workshop

8am to Noon

This class should provide DIYers with the skills needed to embark on a plaster project in their home. The cost of the workshop is $50 and includes materials.A non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration. 5 person minimum required for the class. For more information feel free to give…

February 16, 2012

Entry doors and screens

Refuge has acquired some rare beauties from the Yellowstone Club. They are being stored in our warehouse and waiting for a new home. Come on by and see if any of these doors might work for your next project!

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