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    West End Salvage Crew in Albert Lea THIS MONTH!!!

    Come see Hal, Joe and Don in Albert Lea, Minnesota at our West End pop-up show! The event will be held at the Freeborn National Bank building located at 209 Broadway Ave; on the right side of the Interchange Wine & Coffee Bistro! This funky pop-up store will be open again on August 14-16 from 10-5 pm, August […]

  • Kansas City

    Come See the Guys in Kansas City!

    The guys from Des Moines’ West End Architectural Salvage, as seen on HGTV and DIY networks, are bringing their funky, recycled, and up-cycled items to First Friday Weekends in Kansas City’s West Bottoms. Meet some of the guys that turn salvaged items into one of a kind treasures at Good JuJu!         […]

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    West End Salvage, Season 2 on DIY!

    For the last eight years, West End Architectural Salvage in Des Moines, Iowa has been stockpiling 50,000 square feet of reclaimed, recycled and salvaged materials taken from old homes, abandoned schools and turn-of-the-century churches. Now, owner Don Short and his team of designers, carpenters and craftsmen are repurposing their arsenal of antiques into cool custom […]

  • West End Cafe

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    Our large cafe features FREE Wi-Fi in addition to a complete coffee bar with hot and cold espresso drinks, Italian sodas and fruit smoothies.

  • Events

    The Damnwells

    West End Architectural Salvage is more than just a store, it's a one-of-a-kind events center.

    Know first about our upcoming special events, parties and sales by frequenting our Facebook page.