Here is another opportunity to enact green building practices and enhance services to your clients. While your project is waiting for final permits the salvage process can be underway, and we are out of the way before new construction begins. No more heartbreak over beautiful and perfectly reusable building elements landing in the dumpster.

Financial yields to the owner are often reinvested in the project resulting in increased work scope.

Salvaged products sometimes reappear in places you visit down the line, even in your projects. Here is the recycling loop being completed right before your eyes. We only salvage elements in very good condition demonstrating excellent standards for build quality and design.

Taipan Architectural Salvage
Alan Eichstaedt, Owner
516 Palm Avenue
Carpinteria, CA 93013
Phone: 805-896-4458

Alan grew up in an architectural family during the 50-60’s in a modern home in Chicago, surrounded by original Eames & Bertoia furniture and walls of glass. He has experience as an architectural designer, general contractor and finish carpenter. Alan maintains the mission of Taipan and is the direct interface with the Owner, Builder and Architect. He runs all salvage projects and manages the warehouse & yard, and is who you always see first and last for salvage services and products.​