Guess what will save the economy and the environment? Buying a new car! Cadillac ranch? OK, maybe not save -- but according to the folks at Oregon-based Miranda Homes, it can help. The automobile industry has lost some half a million jobs and $50 billion in revenue while we hang on to our old jalopies. Miranda owner Rob Boydstun knows that cars hold great potential when reincarnated, and their waste products -- let's call that stuff carbage -- can be transformed into cleaner, greener, and cheaper houses, coming soon-ish to a subdivision near you. Salvage is nothing new in the …
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