Second Use is pleased to announce our Spring Event Calendar. Join us for a free workshop, Handmade Market, Anniversary Party, or storewide sale!

Saturday, March 10: Cabinets 101 Workshop | Seattle

11AM-12:30PM, Presented by Mighty House Construction

Salvaged cabinets are one of the most popular ways to incorporate reclaimed materials into a remodel. Like most salvaged material, working with salvaged cabinets presents many rewards, as well as a few challenges.

Join Doug Elfline of Mighty House Construction on Saturday, March 10th at Second Use Building Materials SODO to gain an understanding of how to shop for salvaged cabinets, prevent common installation mistakes, identify the different types and parts of cabinets, and determine what type of cabinets are the best fit for your project.

Please RSVP to [email protected] at your earliest convenience to reserve your spot.

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Saturday, March 17: Tacoma Anniversary Party and Sale | Tacoma

11AM-3PM at our Tacoma Store

Join Second Use in celebrating the first anniversary of our Tacoma location with food, festivities, and a storewide sale! Whether you are already a regular or are looking for an excuse to finally check it out, this family friendly event is the perfect opportunity.

SALE | All inventory will be discounted 15% for the entire day from 9-6.

SCREEN PRINT YOUR OWN SHIRT | Bring an old tee and revive it with a brand new design from 11-3! Second Use staff will assist you in screen printing your own shirt, no experience needed. Blank shirts are available for $5 each.

FOOD | Nosh on free hotdogs (veggie too) grilled by the official grillmasters of Second Use from 11-3!

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Saturday, April 7: Doors + Windows 101 Workshop | Seattle

11AM-12:30PM, Presented by Mighty House Construction

Second Use invites you to join us for a FREE education session on Salvaged Windows and Doors on April 7th from 11-12:30 at the Second Use store.
Doug Elfline of Mighty House Construction will guide you in assessing your window and door projects to see if using salvaged materials is an option, demonstrate how to choose appropriate salvaged windows and doors, and share tips for proper installation and maintenance.
This event is TOTALLY FREE and includes a 10% off coupon for same day cabinet purchases at Second Use. Please RSVP to [email protected] at your earliest convenience to reserve your spot.

Saturday, April 21: Handmade Homegrown Market | Seattle


Second Use invites you to join us Saturday, April 21st from 10-4 at our SODO location for our 4th Annual Handmade & Homegrown Market!
This free, all ages indoor-outdoor market features the work of over 50 local artists, craftsmen, and plant vendors of all varieties. It’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on the supplies you need to get your garden growing, snag a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gift, or finally make it down to our expansive, treasure-filled store.
We are currently accepting applications from vendors through March 18th. Makers, (licensed) bakers, and propagators are encouraged to apply at:
Food, drink, and a storewide sale will accompany the event. We thank you for spreading the word to your friends, family, and followers!

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Saturday, May 12: Power Tools 101 Workshop | Seattle

11AM-12:30PM, Presented by Mighty House Construction

There is nothing better than having the right tool for the right job! Second Use invites you discover the who-what-where-and-why of power tools with Doug Elfline of Mighty House Construction.

This workshop is absolutely FREE and will teach you how to assess which tool is the right tool, how to plan your tool use, what safety considerations to be aware of, and how to troubleshoot potential problems through a short presentation followed by live demonstrations of popular power tools, a conversation on where to find them, and Q+A with the pros.

Save Your Spot: Email [email protected]

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