Brilliant Idea #232. Re-purposing ships for floating homes

scrap shipsEvery year hundreds of ships are de-comissioned at enormous cost of the environment as they are generally done in very poor countries where environmental laws are significantly lower than in the more developed economies.

Brilliant idea #232 is to re-purpose ships for floating homes and accomodation.

Not only does it solve a housing problem it also solves a planning problem because we are using our shoreline to build on rather than digging-up greenfield sites.