upcycling Archive

Cargo ships keep our whole world running, and the wonder of freight is dependent on shipping pallets. Wooden pallets are something forever turning up on Craigslist and discarded randomly throughout your area, so it’s a great budget-friendly way to...
“Upcycling” is the act of giving a new life to something old. We’re usually thinking about furniture and other items that we can reinvent, but something to keep in mind is using old textiles to make something creative and fun....
In the past, we’ve showcased the designs and advantages of container buildings. The ‘containers’ in question are metal, oblong modular units, once used  to carry manufactured goods from abroad and into North American ports. Since ports don’t return them...
If you’re looking for home decorating ideas that are both trendy and environmentally friendly, perhaps it’s time to explore the concept of “upcycling.” Upcycling is a concept that is similar to recycling in that it focuses on preventing waste...