Salvaged Design

Home construction adopts eco-friendly elements through reused materials

Implications - The home design sphere is aligning with eco-friendly movements through the incorporation of previously used materials. The re-use of goods is now widely attractive to consumers who are well-versed on green living. In addition to fitting in with the popularity of green technologies like solar power, this is also consistent with powerful geopolitical movements focused on environmentalism.
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