Got skills that go beyond vases and bird feeders? You could make an entire house out of glass bottles. The collection of glass buildings at Prince Edward Island – including a chapel, a tavern, a gift shop and a six-gabled home – are just a few examples of how surprisingly beautiful this sort of eco-friendly construction can be. The bottles are used much like bricks, with mortar in between.
Colorful Canopy Made of Recycled Soda Bottles Garth Britzman’s installation, called (Pop)culture, is a colorful canopy made recycled soda bottles that are filled with a little bit of colored liquid. The bottles, which are suspended by strings, create undulating waves of color
Plastic Bottles Filled with Sand - 20 Times Stronger than Bricks - One Nigerian community has found a way to recycle soda bottles and build with affordable building materials. 500 million bottles are discarded in Nigeria every year. Talk about Sustainable Design!