Like living at the Port of Portland … only prettier.
GOOD has a photo series highlighting six ambitious recycled housing projects, including this shot of a house made of old shipping containers in Leamouth, London. Other homes in the series feature wine-cork flooring, a ceiling pieced with picture frames and glass-bottle walls. There’s an entire home built with plastic bottles, too. Don’t forget the best way to shrink a home’s environmental footprint, though, is to reduce square-footage.
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