04 Oct '11, 1pm

Junked jet becomes hot Malibu home #recycle

Junked jet becomes hot Malibu home #recycle

Photo: David Hertz, Carson Leh and Laura Doss Constructing a building out of products destined for the landfill – old shipping containers or discarded plastic bottles – can be both environmentally responsible and architecturally interesting – even beautiful. Now up in the remote hills of Malibu, Calif., a home has just been built using an even more unconventional waste material – an old Boeing 747 aircraft – and the results are breathtaking. Aptly named “Wing House,” the home uses both of the plane’s wings for the majority of its roof, while the tail section’s two stabilizers make up the roof for the master bedroom. Other buildings are planned for the 55-acre property, and architect David Hertz intends to use every part of the 747 in their design. An art studio, guest house and animal barn will be fashioned out of pieces of the plane’s fuselage, and a meditation pavilion w...

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