Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials

What is your house made from? Is it bricks? Or maybe even wood? Well, these ten houses you are about to see are all made from recycled materials and they look amazing…

 


Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials


 

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Shipping Containers

10 – Shipping Containers
dornob.com/two-box-home-simple-dwelling-of-dual-shipping-containers

I would imagine it is quite noisy when it rains, but there is also a sort of modern, urban style to the look.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Licence Plates

9 – Licence Plates
www.margproperties.com/blog/top-6-world-ugliest-houses-and-number-one-is.html

You’re gonna need an awful lot of old cars and other vehicles for this one to work, but it does look amazing.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Tyres

8 – Tyres
www.pinterest.com/pin/381469030908818494

Rubber tyres are often left to be dumped, but this idea makes a house out of them with built-in walls to bounce from!

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Logs

7 – Logs
www.pinterest.com/pin/474496510716144298

There are loads of houses all over the world made from logs, but not often ones mixed with concrete to make them sturdy.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Straw

6 – Straw
naturalhomes.org/timeline/earthhands-strawbale.htm

Given enough time and land, you could (in theory) grow your home to look just like this!

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Old Windows

5 – Old Windows
www.inspirationgreen.com/greenhouses-made-from-old-windows-and-doors

No, we are not talking old operating systems here, we are talking about using all those old windows that often get thrown away.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Plastic Bottles

4 – Plastic Bottles
uk.pinterest.com/theworldstop10

Don’t send all those empty bottles to landfill, why not make a shed or in this case a whole house from them.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Wooden Pallets

3 – Wooden Pallets
www.viralnova.com/build-a-pallet-house

It costs less than a small LCD TV and can house 2 people. What a great way to reuse those pallets.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Beer Cans

2 – Beer Cans
uk.pinterest.com/theworldstop10

You are gonna hate the taste of beer after drinking the 50,000+ cans needed to make this home.

Top 10 Houses Made From Recycled Materials
House Made From Glass Bottles

1 – Glass Bottles
www.inspirationgreen.com/glassbottlewalls

Colourful, creative and ultimately beautiful. I can only imagine what it looks like inside when the sunshine hits it.