Tag Archives: recycle

Wine Bottle Cork Floor – Phoenix Commotion

I was looking through all the amazing ways the folks at the Phoenix Commotion are reusing junk to build artful homes in Texas. This technique jumped out at me as an especially clever and beautiful way of reusing what is normally discarded as trash. This is a wine bottle cork floor. Each cork is carefully […]

Pallet Playhouse Instructable

My brother Eric spotted this pallet playhouse and the perfect inspiration for me to kick off the new year because my first resolution is to finish my Tiny Free House in 2010! This fellow had a slightly different approach to working with pallets than I’m using in my pallet house. He took the pallets apart […]

See these eco-pods at the Water Woman Festival

I was recently contacted by Ray Cirino who is the creator of these clever little eco-pods. There are actually three styles but this little one is my favorite. He builds them from mostly recycled and reclaimed building materials including old salvaged billboards. Ray plans on bringing one or two pods to the Water Woman Festival […]

Zoey’s Tiny House

The other day I got a really nice comment on my Tiny Free House blog from a woman who’s also building a tiny house out of reclaimed materials. Zoey is taking a slightly different route and is going to build from Tumbleweed tiny house plans from Jay Shafer and is using a deconstructed old travel […]