We d save money by using some pallets we had rescued from our friends solar business as well as some extra × s and OSB panels from our lumber pile pallet walls Our first step was to lay out the foundation for the playhouse The ground is uneven but after we laid out two of the largest pallets we had a level floor that
May , Faux wood blinds are made with a mixture of PVC and recycled hardwood which unfortunately cannot be recycled again If your blinds are in good condition, Some polyester fabric is made from recycled materials like plastic bottles, but their recycling is not a closed loop process The technology does not
Sep , Wooden shingles clad the end wall and pitched roofs of this terrace in the Hampshire, England a prototype for sustainable construction in the area Photovoltaic panels located on the south facing sections of the pitched roofs collect sunlight that is transformed into power used within the homes Eco
Jul , recycled (and recyclable) materials have gone into making the clean and simple Arbor, which requires no assembly and can be mounted and cleaned out within minutes A flat roof in a range of bright colors, and a front panel of locally harvested, maintenance free wood give the Arbor Birdhouse
Jun , passivhaus, German building science, HTWK Leipzig, PCM, vacuum insulation, thin wall Durability comes from a thin, customizable sheet of concrete panel on the exterior, and a glass reinforced plastic panel inside One of the things is that all the cartons are made from about recycled paper.
Jul , Pros Unlike wood, recycled plastic products never rot, encourage mold growth or need paint or toxic preservatives Recycled plastic has come a long way in durable and has good fire resistance This cheerful Piet Mondrian inspired playhouse is clad in Azek panels made entirely out of recycled PVC.
Sep , A structural wall, floor, and ceiling system with panels that supersede and replace the use of drywall Based on the Composite Panel Associates The Ecococon modular building system is made from rapidly renewable and mostly locally sourced materials (st and wood) The panels have been
Jun , Mushroom mycelium is an alternative to plastics and foams.