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Why does Portico focus on goods made from recycled/reclaimed materials?

I often get asked why I focus on carrying so many products in the shop that are made from recycled, reclaimed, sustainable or Fair Trade materials. The answer is both simple and complex at the same time (of course, Lol). The first, and most obvious reason, is that it makes good environmental sense. Why not make something new from something that has already served another purpose and thereby keeping it out of the landfill? A perfect example of a newly manufactured item made from recycled materials is the Outdoor furniture line we carry; this high quality, durable (and gorgeous) line is made from recycled plastic milk jugs - performance and style all wrapped up into one! The photo I attached...

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Who's Who in Home & Garden? Portico Indoor & Outdoor Living, that's WHO!!!

We are "beyond excited" to have been featured in the Winnipeg Free Press' newest Magazine "Who's Who". To be recognized for our concept and creativity as well as our determination to be unique is both rewarding and flattering. Thanks to the great team at WFP for your glowing write-up and photos!

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