Leaky roofs, rodents and raw sewage gurgling up from the ground. Another day in the life of the Crestmont Village Apartments. Abandoned after the ravages of Hurricane Ike, it became a dumping ground and a problem for neighboring homes. It came to an end by order of The City of Houston. The city […]
You think recycling bottles, cans, and newspaper is work? Try recycling a building. Instead of clogging landfills, recycled concrete gets put back to work building better roads that mean fewer potholes. That process is a fascinating story of recycling on a massive scale.