What does Nietzsche have to do with reclaimed wood?

A society of perfectionists leads to homebuilding material waste
  • Phillips uses found items in his homes, some of which have fun, creative themes
  • The Phoenix Commotion puts his principles into action
  • Materials that would otherwise end up in landfills helps to build low-income housing

At first glance, Dan Phillips appears to be a Woodstock leftover, with a silver ponytail and thin frame, and a message of saving the planet. The Houston-area builder erects homes largely using recycled and repurposed materials. And not just removing a door from one frame and hanging it another.