From Infinity Symbol Gardens to Refurbished Barn Homes

By: Laura McQuarrie - Nov 29, 2015
Many of the top November 2015 eco ideas seem to have embraced a challenge to do more with less. This can be seen in a new car concept from that imagines the wheels be replaced by maglev technology, soilless gardens and a wiry 3D-printed bikini that cleans the water as its wearer swims.

When applied to the home, this theme can also be seen in ideas like upcycled plastic bottles that are used as the shingles on a house's roof, or turning the ordinarily unused chimney space in a home into a family hangout zone.

Whether it's a company or an individual implementing these ideas, this kind of sustainable thinking on both a large and a small scale pushes creativity, resourcefulness and mindful thinking about the use of valuable resources.