This category is dedicated to home improvement projects, ideas and inspirations made from recycled & upcycled materials.
The Nomadic Museum is the permanent travelling home of Gregory Colbert’s Ashes and Snow. Gregory Colbert originally conceived of the idea for a sustainable travelling museum in 1999. He envisioned […]
Great conversion by Zecc Architecten. This time they restored an old chapel located in Utrecht, Netherlands, into a spacious apartment. The character of the little chapel has been respected and […]
Located in Stavoren, a very old port in northern Holland this hotel is perfect for wine lover’s. The rooms where you sleep are in 15,000 litre wine barrels. There are […]
Welcome to Das Park Hotel in Linz, Austria. This unique hotel has transformed standard concrete sewer pipes into hotel rooms, simply by giving them a back wall and large front […]
Functinal four-season garden house with office and storage spaces. Re-used wood, car tyres, and insulation glass, stainless steel trays, size 8×2.5 meters. Made in 2005 by Millegomme
Lightroom installation open air club in Barcelona. Called Kubic club, ther is also installations like this in Berlin. ++ Kubic Berlin
Reclaimed kitchen sinks serve as the pavilion’s principle facade elements, which are held together with scaffolding, wire and waterproof multiplex boards. The airy structure is open on top to the […]
Thai monks from the Sisaket province have used over one million recycled glass bottle to construct their Buddhist temple… ++ More on GreenUpGrader
A lighting installation by PS Lab for DOS Architects in London. PS Lab used recycled car headlights, incandescent bulbs, and red fabric electric cord to create this lighting mural.
Jan Korbes’s Garbage Architecture is a trove of beautiful things made out of salvage and trash, from a chair made out of radials to a staircase made out of timbers […]