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Adding Modern Edge - Reconstituted Veneers Add Modern Aesthetic in the West Coast Style Show Home


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Real wood re-engineered to look like other wood species. This environmentally responsible wood product is available FSC certified (LEED Credit MR 7).  


Designers specified Element Recon Veneers from the UCS Forest Group of Companies for use throughout this west coast modern designer home.

The designers of the show home selected this versatile product to provide the look and warmth of real wood throughout the home while maintaining a modern aesthetic that complemented the other luxurious touches throughout the home.

Reconstituted veneers, also known as engineered, composite or simply “recon” veneers are great option for projects where the color and consistency of veneer are critical. These real wood veneers are made from sustainably managed Obeche (Triplochiton scleroxylon).

Defect-free panels offer minimal waste and maximum yield. It is manufactured using a very sophisticated process that guarantees consistency. The manufacturing process accurately reproduces the color and grain pattern of a variety of domestic and exotics woods. 


Reconstituted Obeche: Sustainability and Beauty

Element Recon Veneer is a proprietary brand of reconstituted veneers sold exclusively through Sierra Forest Products Inc. in the US and from Upper Canada Forest Products in Canada. The show home is a stunning "west coast modern", naturally elegant, LEED registered home. 

Karoleena Designs of Okanagan Falls British Columbia Canada manufactures these homes in a factory setting to ensure construction perfection. Karoleena has re-invented every element of home building to make the process not only more efficient and predictable but also produce a better end result house.

The manufactured homes go from design to site installation in 6 months. Their choice of materials, proprietary design and manufacturing system produces precision built, greener, and more beautiful homes.


For more information about: 

Element Recon Veneer

Karoleena Homes  




Carolyn Solby
UCS Forest Group