Press

Keep up-to-date with latest news about Stockyards, on-going projects, reclaimed material, and everything in between. Learn about the history of our vast inventory and dream up new ways to use reclaimed brick, timber and salvage items.
County Line Home Design Center

On June 22nd, County Line Properties will be opening their home design center next door to their downtown Hinsdale office. The studio will be a forum for creative design, offering homeowners and designers with an intimate way to interact with different styles and models. In...

Mellody Farms

In one of our biggest undertakings since the company's inception, our work with B. Good: Food with Roots is some of our best. Located at the Mellody Farm Shopping Center in Vernon Hills, IL, this project was a unique opportunity for us. This is the...

Furious Spoon

Located in Evanston, IL, Furious Spoon is a trendy, modern take of a fan-favorite dish: ramen. Not long ago, Stockyards' team of custom woodworkers went in and completely revamped the restaurant's interior. Now, the ambiance accurately reflects the chain's slogan: Where ramen meets hip-hop. Our work...

Coffee Joint

Back in 2018, we completed a project for Coffee Joint. This locally based coffee stand resides on the north side of Chicago. The L-shaped bar perfectly complements the overall aesthetic of the shop. Plus, the contrast between the tone of the flooring really brings out...

Our Salvage Inventory

We salvage antiques directly from demolition sites. Like our brick and timber, we preserve these pieces with the utmost care. Some marquee sites include St. James Catholic Church and Lake Shore Athletic Club. Back in the winter of 2018, St. James Catholic Church underwent major renovations....

Reclaimed Brick is Hot

Reclaimed brick is taking the landscaping community by storm. It's becoming such a common trend that even major publishers are raving about reclaim. Realtor.com's latest home improvement article demonstrates just that. Give it a read! https://www.realtor.com/advice/home-improvement/hardscaping-trends-sidewalks-walkways-pathways/...

Pullman Couch Factory Salvage

New to our inventory:   Beams reclaimed from the Pullman Couch Factory. Back in the winter of 2013, the building burned down during what became known as the Chicago Ice Fire. Charred from the fire, these beams are a beautiful mix of hardwoods unique to Stockyards’ timber...

Red Clay goes Green

Not only are reclaimed building materials cost efficient, they're environmentally friendly, too. Today, reclaimed materials are more popular than ever because "green" design trends are gaining considerable traction. Subsequently, LEED certification is becoming commonplace for new projects across the country. LEED (which stands for Leadership...

Stockyard’s Profile

An integral part of our identity at Stockyard's Brick and Timber is our commitment to preserving history. As important as this is to us, though, we also see ourselves as a catalyst for a changing future. Check out a handful of articles detailing ways we're...