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Prahran Hotel Pub Features a Facade Made From Concrete Pipes Near Melbourne | Inhabitat

The Prahran Hotel isn’t actually a hotel at all; it’s a pub, and an amazing one at that. Renovations were recently completed on the project, and it’s up and running with a giant street-facing wall made from concrete pipes that now serve as booths.

The renovation was designed by Melbourne-based Techné Architects, who incorporated natural materials, reclaimed wood, interior plants and lots of natural lighting.

See all the great photos via Prahran Hotel Pub Features a Facade Made From Concrete Pipes Near Melbourne | Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building.

8 Great Ways to Upcycle Old Industrial Pipes | RenewPurpose

Wonderful article on RenewPurpose about pipe reuse. Go see all the ideas!

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Within this cycle of construction and deconstruction there is always waste, a lot of waste. This is where upcyclers can make a difference. Intercepting the “waste” and transforming it into something new and useful, before it is sent to a recycling center to be further broken down.

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via 8 Great Ways to Upcycle Old Industrial Pipes | RenewPurpose.