Yestermorrow Design/Build School in Waitsfield, Vermont offers over 80 hands-on courses per year in design, construction, woodworking, and architectural craft and offers a variety of courses concentrating in sustainable design. Now in its 35th year, Yestermorrow is one of the only design/build schools in the country, teaching both design and construction skills. Our hands-on 1-day to 3-week workshops, certificate programs and semester programs are taught by top architects, builders, and craftspeople from across the country. For people of all ages and experience levels, from novice to professional.

Friday, January 16, 2009

This Old Recyclable House

Yestermorrow instructor Brad Guy was profiled in the NY Times magazine a few months ago for his work deconstructing houses. His next YM class - Deconstruction and Material Re-Use- is coming up June 19-24, 2009. Check out the article here.

This Old Recyclable House
Published: September 28, 2008
Every year, we demolish 250,000 homes and bury the debris. What if all those floors and joists and beams were reused?

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