In an effort to spare forests from unnecessary harm, many furniture manufacturers have chosen to take the “reclaimed” route. This line of bedroom furniture in Sacramento, CA has become increasingly popular with homeowners, as described in an article for DoitYourself.com for reasons that shoppers and environmentalists alike cannot afford to ignore.
Trees are the earth’s natural filters; they change carbon dioxide into oxygen. These trees, however, are often used to create furniture. When trees from old growth forests are cut down, our filter system becomes weak. Makers of sustainable furniture attempt to balance this trend.