Chris Kling, Regional Manager, New York and New England
A career’s worth of expertise in carpentry, remodelling and vintage materials, plus sharp business insight and a commitment to climate action, has led Chris to focus on deconstruction, restoration, and reuse of building materials. A principal of New England ReUse, Chris is located in North Haven, Connecticut, a prime site for regional business undertakings dedicated to salvaging, marketing and selling salvaged materials. New England ReUse actively participates in the Materials Reuse Network, sponsored by the State of Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, and partners with The Center for Environmental Initiatives, relationships expected to facilitate training and employment opportunities in this growing industry.
With Chris’ help, you can…
- Accomplish your construction goals while ensuring the continued life of the reusable materials. Whether you’re planning a small remodelling project or a complete teardown, contact Chris Kling for a complete explanation of the process.
- Receive a tax deduction for donated building materials, significantly reducing, or totally offsetting, the cost of deconstruction.
- Connect with some of the finest contractors in the New England area.
- Join Chris’ growing network of homeowners, building owners, contractors, architects, interior designers, developers, environment advocates, government officials and planning-department professionals committed to reducing waste through C&D recovery and reuse.
How We’ve Helped
TRP has deconstructed over 4,000 houses and other buildings to salvage reusable materials. This has prevented vast amounts of building materials from ending up in landfills.
TRP has diverted over 400,000 tons of reusable materials from landfills, helping to reduce our footprint on the planet as well as provide repurposed materials for construction.
TRP has trained and certified over 500 unemployed, underemployed, and disadvantaged workers, as well as over 70 contractors who in turn create needed construction jobs.