Tag Archives: salvaged materials

Entry transformation using reclaimed glass

Here you can see a simple entryway transformed with a hand-made wrought iron and vintage glass awning designed by our customer, Paul Lombardo of Lombardo Iron & Railing Co., from Orange New Jersey. The craftsmanship is typical of what you … Continue reading

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Customer Showcase: antique hand-stenciled wooden ceiling

This home, once one of the most visibly and architecturally noteworthy mansions along the MacArthur Causeway in Miami Beach was lost to the wrecking ball in 2014.  Fortunately, the architecturologists from Olde Good Things were on the scene, to salvage … Continue reading

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Open your doors and invite creativity in

  Because Olde Good Things has so many stores and such great warehouse space we often find that we are salvaging tons of the same types of things just because they’re neat and need to have a new home. One … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day: Do the GREEN thing!

Historically speaking, St. Patrick’s Day is a day when Catholics, Anglicans, and Irish-Americans celebrate the man and the myth, Saint Patrick. Celebrated on March 17th, the day is meant to commemorate the life and the ministry of the Patron Saint … Continue reading

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Tin-tilating decor at Olde Good Things

Tin is one of the most utilized metals on the planet. Aside from its use in numerous alloys, such as bronze and pewter, it is also a stand-alone metal used most notably during the innovative and industrial 1800s. Most Americans … Continue reading

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From the floor to the wall: Repurposing old floor joists

Olde Good Things is known throughout the salvaging, interior design, and preservation communities for our commitment to upcycling, repurposing, and restoring old, neglected, and forgotten items. We have removed tin ceilings and repurposed them as mirrors and new, colorful ceiling … Continue reading

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New home for an old timer

There’s nothing more refreshing than renovations using past architectural elements in new designs. Customers at Olde Good Things include builders, designers, architects and innovators who just want to add a touch of old world charm to their installations. Here’s just one of many … Continue reading

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Meet the Olde Good Things lions: Come roar with us!

Madison Ave has long been synonymous with high fashion, boutique stores, and all the amazing designer items you could possibly imagine. We at Olde Good Things are super proud of our Madison Ave store and the name it’s making for … Continue reading

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Design Showcase: Incorporating salvaged glass

Over the years, Olde Good Things has seen many great design ideas emerge from decorators who love to incorporate old reclaimed items into modern design vignettes which take on a totally different dimension. Here is just a sample of one of … Continue reading

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Historic La Ronda: Olde Good Things salvaging dream

As an architectural salvage, restoration and preservation company, Olde Good Things has had the privilege to work with historical societies and owners of historic sites, and salvage incredible pieces from fascinating buildings all over the country. One of our more … Continue reading

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