Gallery: Warehouse 8B is An Avant Garde Office Made From Recycled Roof ...

Check out how the walls of a decrepit slaughterhouse in Madrid have been rebuilt using recycled roof shingles. Originally built in the 1920s, the building's roof in particular needed a serious upgrade. When it was replaced, stacks of some perfectly good clay tiles were left behind. Arturo Franco Architects saw opportunity in this waste pile and decided to use it to rebuild the interior walls. While the exterior was left largely unchanged, the stacked clay interior has been transformed into an inspriring, avant garde office, stockroom and event space.

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  1. Pioneer caps July 12, 2011 at 5:57 am

    Yes,shingles can be recycled and shingles always give a different look and Boral is the biggest manufacturers of shingles in Australia and biggest importer of America.Pioneer caps is only one company in India providing original shingles at really reasonable Prices:

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