17 Apr '17, 5pm

Talk about sustainability! This South African home was built using shipping containers and other recycled products

Talk about sustainability! This South African home was built using shipping containers and other recycled products

design has taken longer to get off the ground in South Africa largely due to expensive construction methods. When Johannesburg-based Architecture For A Change (A4AC) took on the challenge of building a modern green home in the country, they aimed to make the house not only environmentally friendly but also affordable. They cut costs by using upcycled shipping containers and other repurposed materials to build Cliff House , a lifted flying container house with an economical,

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