This is when my heart rate goes up with excitement. What an inspiration! Below is a house built from recycled bottles. The way the world is going we will have to start embracing these kind of materials and ideas.. and why not? To be honest if you google modern interiors very cold uninspiring images pop up. It’s far more beautiful and exciting to work with recycled materials in a modern way.
HEINEKEN BEER BOTTLES DOUBLING UP AS BUILDING BLOCKS
Fifty years ago the Heineken Beer company looked at reshaping its beer bottle to be doubling up as a building block, It never happened. What a beautiful clever design this was envisioned by beer brewer Alfred Heineken and designed by Dutch architect John Habraken.
AMAZING TEMPLE BUILT ON BOTTLES
It never happened, so Buddhist monks from Thailand’s Sisaket province took matters into their own hands and collected a million bottles to build the Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew temple. It puts every other bottle building
THE WOBO CAME TO LIFE IN 1963
THERE ARE A LOT OF BEAUTIFUL HOMES BUILT ENTIRELY FROM RE CLAIMED MATERIALS
REFERENCES IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO READ ABOUT THIS MORE
Buddhist Temple Built from Beer Bottles
- HEINEKEN WOBO: A Beer Bottle That Doubles as a Brick heineken wobo brick – Gallery Page 1 – Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Buildinghttp://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/recycled-wine-bottle-building-wins-energy-grant.html
House made from re cycled windows
House cover in doors