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“A Brick That Holds Beer”

One of our fellow eco-enthusiasts alerted us about a great idea in eco-friendly building materials:  glass bottles!  We came across this breathtaking million glass bottle temple in Surin province, Thailand called Wat Lan Khuat which has been built entirely out of empty Heineken and Chang beer bottles (Heineken giving the green color, Chang the brown) […]

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Playing With Marbles

Every so often I get a hankering to bring in some new materials to work with and when it’s stone, there’s nothing quite like marble… Man has been using marble since the day he figured out how to cut and shape rock to do his bidding. I had some ideas on how it could do […]

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