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LOCALLY MANUFACTURED MATERIALS PART 3: FURNITURE

Furniture by Brent Comber as featured on the Hatch Blog - LOCALLY MANUFACTURED MATERIALS PART 3: FURNITURE

‘Shattered’ is one of the latest lines by Brent Comber who hand makes his unique pieces in North Vancouver.

In our last two blog posts we outlined the benefits behind specifying locally manufactured products and showcased a few local flooring and tile manufacturers. In upcoming entries in this series we’ll be highlighting more local manufacturers. To help support and promote your community, let us know if you have a favorite company in and around the Okanagan that you think deserves a little exposure. This post takes a look at a selection of local furniture manufacturers.

Heartwood Manufacturing Ltd.
Heartwood Manufacturing Ltd. is an office and institutional furniture manufacturer who has been operating in Kelowna, BC for over 25 years. They offer a wide variety of products that are highly customizable. Their newest edition, WorkScape, is a clean, modern line of commercial office furniture. This line will officially launch July 1st, 2012. Below is a sneak peak at what the line will look like, we like the movement towards contemporary design.

WorkScape office furniture by Heartwood as featured on the Hatch Blog - LOCALLY MANUFACTURED MATERIALS PART 3: FURNITURE

WorkScape by Heartwood Manufacturing Ltd. will be officially launched in July 2012. Heartwood HGH office furniture is manufactured in Kelowna, BC.

Brent Comber Originals
Brent Comber Originals, located in North Vancouver, designs and produces beautiful, unique and sustainable wood furniture and art. The wood used for their creations comes from already fallen or harvested wood, or from areas under development where tree removal is necessary.

Furniture by Brent Comber as featured on the Hatch Blog - LOCALLY MANUFACTURED MATERIALS PART 3: FURNITURE

 

Pictured above are few examples of furniture manufactured by Brent Comber in North Vancouver, BC.

Live Edge Design
Live Edge Design is a furniture manufacturer out of Duncan on Vancouver Island. They create unique and stunning furniture from salvaged wood brought down in storms or waste left behind from forest and construction companies.

Live Edge countertops as featured on the Hatch Blog - LOCALLY MANUFACTURED MATERIALS PART 3: FURNITURE

Live Edge pieces can be seen in many commercial locations. Pictured left is a bar top at Joey Restaurant, right is a boardroom table in a corporate office.

Have a favorite local manufacturer? Let us know and we may feature them in an upcoming entry.

» Want to include local building materials, fixtures, furniture or finishes on your commercial Interior Design project? Contact Hatch Interior Design located in Kelowna, British Columbia – because good design is good business.

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