Season 2

West End Salvage, Season 2 coming to DIY!

Season 2

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 […]

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West End Salvage Annual Open House!

Our annual open house is November 14, 15, & 16!  25% off of all items except jewelry and sale items! We’ve extended our hours for the event on Friday the 14th until 8pm and also Saturday the 15th until 5pm! We look forward to seeing everyone over the weekend celebration!

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Jan. 17, 2015: INDULGE, A Wine, Cheese, and Chocolate Affair

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Indulge yourself in this opportunity to enjoy wines from around the world and pair them with artisan cheeses and chocolates. This year INDULGE will not be a sampling event and will pour full glasses of wine and offer ample servings of featured cheeses from The Cheese Shop and Hy-Vee and chocolates from Chocolaterie Stam. Each […]

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Custom furniture!

Custom furniture

West End creates hundreds of amazing pieces of custom furniture every year. From tables and barstools to wine racks, headboards and much, much more – if you can imagine it, we can help you create it. Stop in or call us to talk with our crew about your idea. We can integrate something you already […]

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Sep. 21, 2013: Cherry Street Market is back!

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Celebrate the 8th anniversary of West End with the return of the wildly successful 3rd annual Cherry Street Market! Get in on the antiques, collectibles, vintage items, jewelry, food and entertainment from another wide selection of friends and vendors! MORE INFORMATION TO COME! Stay up to date through our Facebook and Twitter accounts! WHEN: September […]

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PRIME TIME: Premiere For ‘Salvage’ Show – WHOTV.com


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PRIME TIME: Premiere For ‘Salvage‘ Show
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Last year we introduced you to Don Short and Hal Davis and their business, West End Architectural Salvage. At the time, they were being followed by an LA TV production crew, and now that series is ready to air. The business is centered around taking

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‘West End Salvage’ to debut on HGTV – DesMoinesRegister.com

West End Salvage‘ to debut on HGTV
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Tonight, downtown Des Moines’ West End Architectural Salvage, which turns reclaimed items into trendy, high-end home decor, goes national. The first of 13 episodes of “West End Salvage” debuts at 7 p.m. on the popular cable network HGTV, home to

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Hedrick residents to appear on TV – Fairfield Ledger (subscription)


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Hedrick residents to appear on TV
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Gary Smith and Sheri Locke, who live next door to one another near Hedrick, will appear in the series “West End Salvage,” which makes its debut on HGTV at 7 p.m. Thursday. The focus of the show is a Des Moines-business called “West End Architectural

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Downtown business to star in reality TV show – KCCI Des Moines


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Downtown business to star in reality TV show
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West End Architectural Salvage will make its network television debut next week. “We didn’t really ever have any aspirations for TV,” owner Don Short said. “You have to have a little personality, and I feel that West End, with all the crazies I have

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November 16 & 17, 2012: West End Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House 2012

WHAT Enjoy some wine and cheese while you shop for that hard-to-please person on your list (or for yourself!) with store-wide discounts on our one-of-a-kind merchandise! WHEN Fri. 8am to 5pm and Sat. 9am to 4pm November 16 & 17, 2012 WHERE West End Architectural Salvage 22 9th Street (corner of 9th & Cherry) Des […]

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