A child of the Great Depression, John Milkovisch didn't throw
anything away — not even the empty cans of beer he enjoyed each
afternoon with his wife. So, in the early 1970s when aluminum siding on houses was all the
rage, he lugged down the cans he had stored in his attic for years,
painstakingly cut open and flattened each one and began to wallpaper his
Read more about Houston's Beer Can House (and see a video about it) from the Associated Press on Yahoo! Homes.