Who knew you could do such great things with tires. I love seeing another wonderful way to give tires another life. This would be a lovely basket even if you didn’t know what it was made of. There is a great story behind these baskets; you need to follow this link to learn more about this fabulous company that makes such great items.
Using Newspaper is a wonderful way to knock down weeds. It is a wonderful way to recycle newspaper and to feed your dirt. The worms will love it as it begins to break down.
You can find detailed directions on this fun website, just follow the link
These cotton rounds would be a great way to replace cotton balls or makeup sponges they can be washed and used multiple times. I love Recycling ideas but sometimes it makes more sense to reduce the amount of things we buy, use once and throw away.
One of my favorite websites is Earth911. If you follow this link you will find more wonderful reuse ideas.
It is easy to end up with a drawer full of a mass of cords to all of our wonderful electrical equipment. This organizer would be a great way to keep them from getting tangled. It makes it much easier to find the ones you need too. I love projects that recycle toilet paper tubes because everyone has an abundance of them!
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What a great way to reuse pallets! This would be such a beautiful wall on a patio, it would add style and could be used as a sound barrier. If you wanted to hide an area of your landscape or just add a little privacy this living wall would do the trick!
I love ideas to recycle wooden pallets so I was thrilled to find a site with so many wonderful ways to reuse pallets. Follow this link for more inspiration:
Veteran’s Reflections posted this moving picture on Facebook today. These Heroes passed the finish line right before the blasts and then they were among the first responders. This isn’t really a recycling post but I felt that today it was important to mention those who did good after such a terrible tragedy in Boston. There are many stories of people who did wonderful things, I hope they receive the same attention as those who committed this terrible tragedy.
I have been wanting to do a mosaic project and this looks like a great one! There are so many ways you can decorate this birdbath. you could place the tiles in a pattern or more free form. The birds will love it and its a fun way to decorate your garden.
Cottage in the Oaks has wonderful ideas and easy to follow directions, just follow this link.
A great way to recycle tiles is to update a patio set by covering the top with a beautiful mosaic tile design. If you have leftover tile from a remodeling job you will be set. You can also find great deals on boxes of leftover tiles at garage sales or thrift stores.
Follow this link for easy to follow directions and helpful tips.