Call it trendy, eco-friendly, or personal style, reclaiming and repurposing building materials has become very popular. Reclaimed materials are not only unique but in many cases provide cost efficient. However what they all have in common is a story. Some have been collected years ago, waiting for the right opportunity or maybe a family heirloom . Other items are discovered with the purchase of the home, demolition or a yard sale. All that is needed to create a showpiece is a little imagination and TLC. Here are some tips to getting the most out of reclaimed materials for your new space.