5 Cool Finds Made From Recycled Gutter Parts and More
November 15, 2013 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
Editor’s Note: Welcome to our new regular Friday series,“Found It! Friday” where we share cool stuff found here and there.
These inventive ideas just scrape the surface when it comes to seeing what can happen when mixing recycling and repurposing with ingenuity, creativity, and a stronger sense of responsibility for the current and future state of our environment.
4. Meet the Hydra Hydrant, above, whose elbows, downspouts, and typical gutter parts take on an entirely new artistic purpose thanks to Lynn Aldrich. Visit TakePart to see more of her repurposed works created from common recycled household items.
5. Whatever you do, don’t take cardboard for granted. I mean how fabulous is this magazine rack designed by Santiago Morahan, and made from recycled cardboard? Head over to Inhabitat to learn more about Morahan’s artistic endeavors with recycled cardboard.
Craving more ideas for upcycling your everyday stuff? Head over to our Pinterest board for inspiration.