Classy Trash: Recycled Paper Bale Colorado Home

That old analogy about little pigs and houses of straw is timeworn and weary. So a Colorado couple broke it wide open by building their house of ... well, trash. Recycled paper bales, to be exact.

Rich laid all of the tile, which was chosen because it’s an ideal surface for radiant heat. Interior drywall meets the curved window wall for a seamless finish.
Photography by Povy Kendal Atchison