Do It Yourself But Do It Green

To those for whom home improvement is not a TV show but a way of life, there's a new commandment: Build green. The latest materials at building-supply stores are earth-friendly, such as nails made from recycled Buicks. Power-tool jocks can now lay flooring of wood salvaged from old barns or set tile composed mostly of crushed light bulbs or shattered windshields.

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