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The HIVE Houston is a Bee-Inspired Eco-Friendly Neighborhood

By: Michael Hines - Published: • References: hivehouston.org & ecofriend
HIVE Houston is a new eco-friendly community made up entirely of shipping crates. The HIVE Houston is designed to be as eco-friendly as possible, using recycled shipping crates for building material and eventually tapping into renewable energy sources once the project is up and running.

Currently, the HIVE Houston is just a concept with a slated opening date of 2016. Each shipping crate home in the HIVE will be refurbished with basic amenities being provided, with rent coming in at $300 a month. I can't wait to see how this turns out. Stats for Upcycled Crate Communities Trending: Older & Average
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