|Yes, this is recycled architecture, heavy on ingenuity and good taste, |
fabricated mostly of salvage aircraft parts.
|Comfortable, exciting, attractive, economical, recycled architecture.|
|Okay, it's not exactly pretty, but it does look like fun.|
|The words, funny-looking, weird, silly, crazy, tasteless, stupid, |
and dumb also come to mind.
|Functional, yes. Beautiful, no.|
|Shipping container? What shipping container?|
|Earthships are ultra-sustainable homes built from items such as bottles, tires, aluminum cans, and other litter. The cans and bottles are filled with soil, plastered over with natural mud, then painted.|
|When the building modules are smaller, as with wooden pallets, they're easier to handle and allow |
a greater degree of flexibility in their use than do jet airliners and steel shipping containers.
|Gregory Kloehn's dumpster homes form mini shelters for the homeless.|
|The Water Tower House, West London|
|Recycled architecture is going to the dogs.|