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Lightning Ridge, Australia
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Beer Can House
Mailbox and a screen above made of can tops strung on wire.
Houston, Texas. orangeshow.org



aluminum can house

Beer Can House
Houston, Texas. orangeshow.org



soda can building

Soda Can Siding
Richard Van Os Keuls used 22,000 cans to side an addition to his home in Maryland.
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aluminum can house

Kipps Bay Decorators' House
Tin can top panelling made by Clare Graham, in area designed by Matthew White
and Frank Webb. nytimes.com   Close up below...



tin can wall

Kipps Bay Decorators' House
Tin can top panelling made by Clare Graham, in area designed by Matthew White and Frank Webb. nytimes.com



aluminum can house

Cano's Castle
Crushed can ornament. Donald "Cano" Espinoza, of Antonia, Colorado used beer cans, hubcaps, and other found materials to create this amazing home.
Flickr: ThreadedThoughts flickr.com


aluminum can house

Cano's Castle
Donald "Cano" Espinoza, of Antonia, Colorado used beer cans, hubcaps, and other found materials to create this amazing home. motherwit.wordpress.com


aluminum can house

Cano's Castle
Donald "Cano" Espinoza, of Antonia, Colorado used beer cans, hubcaps, and other found materials to create this amazing home. Flickr: ThreadedThoughts flickr.com


aluminum can house

Eve Earthship under construction
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aluminum can house

Eve Earthship
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aluminum can house

Eve Earthship
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Earthship - Can Column
www.earthship.com



aluminum can house

Phoenix Earthship
For rent-per night or weekly.
www.earthship.net



beer can house

Beer Can House - An Early Earthship 1974 - The roof has a lawn.
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beer can house

Beer Can House - Interior 1974 - Note the walls.
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beer can house

Beer Can House - A young Micheal Reynolds!
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Beer Can House - In the early days they were very meticulous!
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beer can house

Building Block - Alternative
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Experimental School in Mexico
Pic: Hillary Mason flickr.com



aluminum can house

Experimental School in Mexico
Seems a better idea to put the openings inside, but maybe more cooling this way?
Pic: Hillary Mason flickr.com



aluminum can house

Island of Ha’apai, South Pacific
Without Stucco. Pic: Danielandrewclem flickr.com


 
aluminum can house

Soda Can Restaurant - Lesthoto, South Africa
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aluminum can house

Brooks and Scarpa Architects
Broadway Housing, Santa Monica, CA
First floor made of crushed can bricks.
brooksscarpa.com



aluminum can house

Brooks and Scarpa Architects
Broadway Housing, Santa Monica, CA
First floor made of crushed can bricks - close up.
brooksscarpa.com


aluminum can furniture

Can Furniture
Build bedframes, TV stands, desks, you name it!
Matthew Smithers shows how to build furniture with aluminum cans using plastic popbloox. See popbloox.com for more info.



can hair rollers

Easiest- Can Curlers
thehairhalloffame.blogspot.com



HOW TO:

Make roofing or siding out of aluminum cans.
www.instructables.com

 



 
 

 

 

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David King
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Reply #4 on : Wed August 06, 2014, 16:01:59
These designs are incredible. Definitely outside my skillset though!
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Re: Aluminum Can Construction
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hi
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If you're in uncomfortable position and have got no money to get out from that point, you would have to take the business loans. Because it should help you definitely. I take student loan every time I need and feel myself great just because of this.
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Re: Aluminum Can Construction
Reply #1 on : Tue September 27, 2011, 14:28:29
It's inspiring to see that cans can actually be chic! I also love how they've been put to practical use.
 
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