Born in the USA, retired to a Kiwi backyard.

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After a purpose filled life on the American rail network these genuine used Oak sleepers have found residency among civilized landscapes and natural designs nestled throughout New Zealand. Soon to be surrounded by flowers and shrubbery, the simple things in life such as a planter box would be the ideal way to ensure a natural … Continued

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European Oak Sleepers

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Is 2019 the year to define your living spaces? Create an environment that enhances both the landscape and how we experience it. Robust, full bodied, strong, rich in character. This is how we choose to describe the magnificently prominent 3.4 Meter European Oak railway sleepers stocked by Interlink; appreciated in the same capacity as commodities … Continued

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For New Zealanders it’s all about quality – what we use, and how we use it.

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New Australian A – Grade hardwood sleepers offer both a beautiful, long lasting natural finish; and are used and installed in an easy and rewarding way – a winning combination that really reinforces why these sleepers are so widely appreciated and utilized by so many people in so many ways. Last minute design change or … Continued

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Rustic Railway Sleepers

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Often when we’re redesigning or contemplating landscaping before the heavy lifting begins there is emphasis on being creative and different. However, with a well-placed used hardwood sleeper or two, diversifying and venturing into the unknown doesn’t have to be exaggerated or extravagant; it’s all about what you do with the right materials! It doesn’t take … Continued

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Its Spring, Lets Do It Yourself – together!

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As the warmer weather settles and the days gets longer, it’s time for us and (sometimes more importantly) our loved one’s motivation to kick into gear and get those garden & landscapes with hardwoods into place for a life time of rustic or new aesthetic brilliance. Often seemingly like a challenge to use and work … Continued

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Living Building Challenge

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The Green Building movement in New Zealand is beginning to take off. The public demand is increasing for sustainable and efficient buildings, especially in public and government developments. There are a few different awards in which Green building businesses aspire to achieve; Green Star Rating and Living Building Challenge (LBC) are two of the most … Continued

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Recycled Rustic Timber Pergola ideas

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Shade to structure, pergolas are a great way to add beauty and function to your yard. These ideas and yard solutions offer helpful tips and tricks for you to find your own pergola plans, design ideas, and inspiration and bring character to your outdoor room. Defined Space Along with the wall and roof beams, pergolas … Continued

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Thinking about Sustainability

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As climate change, habitat destruction and human land use is increasingly detrimental to natural ecosystems, it has come down to the individual and industry to start making a conscious change. This change is towards a more resourceful and sustainable society and planet. The building and landscaping industries are becoming more aware of this change and … Continued

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Garden Inspiration with Railway Sleepers

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I recently made a visit to Vicki’s Garden in Luggate where we found lots of rustic wood used around her landscape and garden. There were several garden beds with recycled railway sleepers used as borders. Unfortunately it was a freezing winters day so there were no veges to admire. Hardwood was also used around a water … Continued

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Railway Sleeper Garden

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A lot of people have railway sleepers in their gardens or homes in New Zealand. They are a durable and rustic material that can be used in very diverse ways.

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