Top 22 Craziest Ways to Reuse Empty Food or Drink Containers
For those of you who love DIY something you should know reusing and recycling old things is a great way to save money and add a little character to your decor. Food or drink containers are some of the most common and everyday items that are found in your
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Turn an old Lysol wipe container into a disposable bag container. So neat!
Turn an old wipe container into a disposable bag container. Right now my bags are all rolled in balls and stuffed I side one grocery bag and shoved in the bottom of the closet.
Repurpose an old wipe container into a disposable bag holder. It's perfect for keeping in the car for trash or stowing in your pool bag for wet swim suits. Such a simple upcycle with so many uses!
(image) DIY reuse / recycle ~ POP-UP PLASTIC BAG STORAGE / TRAVEL CONTAINERS ~ Turn an old wipe container into a disposable bag container & how to roll plastic bags so they come out like wipes... to make it convenient to store in empty Clorox / Lysol wipe containers. ~~~ HINT: could decorate / cover container with self-adhesive shelf liner (contact paper)
laundry detergent bottles for hardware storage and easy carry.IF EVER Sean let's me organize the garage.
Being organised saves time when looking for hardware. Recycle large plastic containers like laundry detergent bottles, cutting out the tops to create an open storage trug with a handle and labeling them clearly.
Reuse plastic containers You can drop a few bills buying storage totes for supplies like nails, screws and plumbing parts. Or you can make your own with laundry detergent jugs and a utility knife. They're big, tough and mobile
1 of 2 Recycle laundry detergent bottles Save those laundry detergent bottles and use them to hold jumbo supplies of screws and nails. Cut the top off the bottle to create a wide-mouth bin with a built-in decorating home design room design house design
Reuse plastic containers You can drop a few bills buying storage totes for supplies like nails, screws and plumbing parts. Or you can make your own with laundry detergent jugs and a utility knife. They're big, tough and mobile—and they'll make your workshop stink nice.
40 Clever Ways To Reuse Plastic Lids - One Good Thing by Jillee
Leftover plastic lids can be put to good use! Check out these 40 creative ideas :-)
√ For hamburger patties, put a plastic lid between each patty before freezing.
40 Clever Ways To Reuse Plastic Lids | I know I can’t be the only one that ends up with more lids hanging around my kitchen than actual containers! I’m convinced that the same little elf that sneaks in and takes socks out of the dryer, must be the one taking containers and leaving the lids. If you recycle your plastic containers, you …
Use an empty gum container to keep loose change. Also great for storing buttons, bobby pins, thumb tacks, safety pins, barrettes & so much more!
Use an empty gum container to keep loose change not so loose. Website is about car organization but this will fix our problem with loose change in hotels.
I've heard it's always good to have cash on hand like this for things like parking meters and such- so you don't have to search through your car and cause a hazard. Use an empty gum container to keep loose change not so loose.
Tired of the change in the cup holders? Tidy it up by placing it in an empty gum container
Reuse a gum container for loose change in the car...for the hubs. no more sticky coins
->I was inspired to build these storage bin racks for three reasons. First, my basement shop is filled with hundreds of small parts of various quantities and types. I build lots of different kinds.
After: Hardware Storage Bins Attach your plastic coffee canisters to a wood backing and you've got easy-to-reach storage for nuts, bolts, and anything else small enough to fit. Source: Instructables - Provided by Esquire
Storage idea: Folgers coffee cans !
Get those old tires, keys, and coffee cans out of your garage and your drawers.
Storage bin rack from recycled plastic coffee containers #organization #storage from Instructables
Convert recycled plastic gum containers into a handy place to store screws and nails in the garage.
Use old Orbit gum containers to hold screws or other items. spare change in the car, bobby pins
They’re old Orbit gum containers. How clever of them is that? Free, and they hold the perfect amount of stuff inside for my someday efficient workshop (they hold exactly one package of Kreg screws).
For most of us, an empty gum container is nothing more than a piece of useless plastic. But, if you stop and look at these containers for more than a second, chances are you will come up with half a dozen alternative ways to use it. We've got you started with 12 ways to upcycle old gum containers, what do you use them for?
Repurposing containers for seed starting using rotisserie chicken container for a micro greenhouse
So smart, re-use a rotisserie chicken container as a mini greenhouse! Repurposing Containers for Seed Starting Cat - Now that I see it, I'm thinking "well duh!" What a brilliant idea.
Turn Plastic Chicken Containers into Indoor Greenhouses . Start seeds indoors in a rotisserie chicken container -- acts like a mini green-house and will kick-start early seedling growth!
Repurposing Containers for Seed Starting - Rotisserie Chicken Micro Greenhouse A blooming great idea, I've just put one in my recycling box. I'm off to buy some marjoram seeds Linda Bauwin-CARD-iologist Helping you create cards from the heart.
Turn Plastic Chicken Containers into Indoor Greenhouses Read Between The Limes
DIY this Storage Bag/ Kids Toy Carry Bag/ Paint Bag / 1001 Thingies Bag/ Clothpin Storage. from plastic Bottles or Jugs. You can imagine in how many ways you can use this Great Idea! I am Sure I Do :-D
DIY Plastic Bottle Basket - what a great idea, could make these for disposable picnic carriers?
DIY Plastic Bottle Basket-looks like a good 'treasure collector' for beach (as oppose to 'mommy can you carry these 10 lbs.
recycle, reduce, reuse! One persons trash is another persons treasure. #green #recycle
Need a creative (free) kids craft activity? Check out this DIY totem pole using recycling plastic jugs and tubs.
ReUse: totem pole using recycled objects. I remember making one with old coffee cans spray painted white for Girl Scout camp. An animal totem for each vbs group
totem pole using recycled objects. This will be perfect for Day Camp next year since it's going to be western. Cowboys and Indians! I'm thinking give each boy one to decorate and then combine each dens together for the finished product.
an embellished grocery bag container. Whatever you reuse plastic bags for having a container full of them looks a heck of a lot better than stuffed in a drawer
How to fold up trash bags for a container. (Note to self: Use clorox wipe container when it's empty. Decorate outside with mod podge + fabric)
reusing a wipes container for plastic shopping bags - plus a wonderful demonstration for folding those bags to pop out of the container one by one. This will come in handy make sure and watch the demo!
reusing a wipes container for plastic shopping bags - plus a wonderful demonstration for folding those bags to pop out of the container one by one...
How to remove ink labels from plastic containers --You now have decent looking "no return needed" containers to send leftovers home with a guest or to take a meal to a shut-in.
An easy way to reuse and customize plastic comtainers
One way to remove ink labels from plastic containers is to pour the acetone onto your cloth. Hold it there for about 10 seconds or until the ink starts to disappear and begin wiping off the ink. Keep wiping in the same direction all the way around. If you have just had a manicure make sure you are wearing gloves because it will take your nail polish off just as fast as the ink on the container!
Uses for Plastic Milk Jugs. (I'm totally loving the funnel idea since I don't have a small funnel and this will be free.
35 ways to recycle milk jugs, reduce waste and reuse!
Repurposed Milk Jugs Organize your picnics Cut the tops off several plastic milk jugs and use the bases to keep fruit, cheese, sandwiches, napkins, and spreads separate--and dry--in your cooler or picnic basket.
Milk jug bird feeder, i am going to do this with the activity day girls!
35 ways to recycle milk jugs, reduce waste and reuse! Uses in the home, garden, kitchen, organizing, and more!