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Grand Designs Australia Magazine issue 6.2 April 2017. Our Kumo Lounge, De Vine side table and Ti Pi side table have been included in a feature on eco-friendly home furnishings

The Leader - February 2017

ICONIC PIECES FROM THE YARD Craftsman turns salvaged timber from Victorian landmarks into stunning furniture, writes Mark Bunker. Every piece of furniture can be customised to the customers needs, says craftsman and director of YARD furniture Peter McManus. With a 30-year passion for salvaging timbers, Mr McManus draws on his skills as a carpenter and extensive knowledge …


Product feature: Sanctuary Magazine Spring 2016.


New life is breathed into salvaged timber treasures A PRESTON furniture maker is causing a stir selling small pieces of Melbourne’s history. Peter McManus has carved a niche for himself creating “statement pieces” with timber salvaged from Melbourne landmarks including the NGV, Jam Factory, Don Smallgoods factory and even AMCOR. “Most of my timber comes …