The reuse journey

Whether you are a built environment professional or simply working on a home project, we've plotted the typical stages to follow below.
Illustration showing deconstruction of a building with a arrow to materials and then an arrow to a new building.

Material seeker's reuse journey

Ideas and project specification

Where are reused components feasible?
What might reduce the material footprint?


What suitable materials or components are available?
Use the Portal to see multiple sources.


Use the Portal to save some ideas.
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Review financial and environmental (emissions) costs and savings from reuse.


What transportation and storage will be required?
Check out the storage and logistics page


Does the material need testing?
What technical tests need to be carried out?
Check out the testing page


Are there any additional risks associated with reusing this material or component?


Contact sellers and arrange purchase.