How Recycled Materials Are Creating Affordable Homes

Because it can be quite costly to renovate an older home, many people are turning to new construction. However, homeowners that are environmentally conscious are looking for options made from materials that might otherwise be thrown in a dumpster or recycling bin. Watch this video to learn how different materials are being reused to create affordable and eco-friendly homes.

Today, many homeowners are incorporating reclaimed wood from demolition projects into home builds. Also, some individuals are utilizing materials like old ladders and bathroom partitions as building materials, and others are choosing to turn old grain silos and airplanes into their homes.

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