9 Creative Recycled Fence Ideas For Your Home

Fence Ideas

Want to build a new fence for your yard? These recycled fence ideas are sure to make your home stand out in the neighborhood! If you have the needed essential tools, then you’re good to go. We’ve all seen beautiful fences that we wished we had for our own yard. We pause for a while, smile, marvel […]

Repurpose Milk Crates Into 9 Convenient Furniture

Milk Crate Ideas

Have you ever considered using milk crates to organize and decorate your home? I haven’t until I saw these interesting ideas… How do you usually repurpose milk crates in your household? We only used them as containers for produce. But some people saw more potential in this material and used it for beautiful purposes. They are […]

10 Amazing Upcycled Soda Crate Projects You Shouldn’t Miss

Soda Crates

Modern packaging may have its advantages, but it certainly lacks lasting appeal. Somehow, we just can’t see cardboard or shrinkwrap looking this good in another 30 years!   Does the rustic look fit your taste? Then upcycled soda crate projects will definitely suit your home! It seems everybody is jumping on the vintage bandwagon these days […]

Innovative Horseshoe Christmas Tree – 3 Essentials

Horseshoe Christmas Tree

The Christmas tree is a time-honoured tradition that families across the globe have enjoyed for centuries. This cherished custom typically involves the selection and decoration of a large evergreen tree, which is often placed in a prominent location within the home. For many, the Christmas tree is seen as a symbol of hope and good […]

7 Creative and Unusual Mailbox Designs

Creative Unusual Mailbox Ideas

Have you ever thought of upgrading your mailbox? Well, we all love creative project ideas that make every home unique and express the individuality of its owner. If you, too, love designing and doing DIY projects for things around your house, you will enjoy this collection of unusual mailbox designs! This album is about unusual mailbox designs you […]

Unique Chicken Coops: 7 Vehicles Turned to Comfy Homes

Vehicle Chicken Coops

What can you do with a beat-up vehicle just left to rust in a yard? The first thing that can come to mind is to take its pieces apart for different upcycling projects such as a tailgate wall bench or perhaps a rim coffee table. But even if you slowly dismantle old vehicles, chances are you’ll still end up with […]

Create Incredible Dragonfly Yard Art in 5 Easy Steps

Ceiling Fan Blades Dragonflies

Let giant dragonflies invade your garden or yard by upcycling old ceiling fan blades! This outdoor decor is sure to make passers-by take a second look. Fortunately creating your own DIY Dragonfly yard art can be done easily. Don’t have an old ceiling fan? Why not search your local thrift store? And while you’re there, go […]

6 Great Repurposed Tire Projects Ideas

Getting rid of old tires is a huge problem. Regardless of this reality, there are lots of tires that end up in the dumps. This shouldn’t be the case if only people knew of the creative ways of creating repurposed tire projects and turning them into something useful. The only limit to these ideas is […]

10 Awesome Ways to Re-Purpose Wine Bottles

Drink a bottle of wine, throw the empty in the recycling bin, right? Don’t drink wine? Then empty wine bottles are still pretty easy to come by!  A couple of quick calls and you’ll probably have all you need… Here are some great projects you can do with those empty bottles that will make you […]

9 Awesome Repurposed Pot Lid Projects

Repurposed Pot Lids

Pots and pans and lids! Have you noticed that it’s never the lids that wear out? But we tend to throw out or upcycle pot and lid since what good is a lid without a saucepan, right? Wrong! In fact, there are lots of projects that you can make with the pot lid. Here are just […]

Inexpensive Rim BBQ Fire Pit

People love to barbecue for many reasons. It’s a great way to socialize and enjoy the outdoors. Cooking outdoors also allows you to enjoy the natural flavours of food. When done right, barbecuing can be a healthy cooking method. Food cooked over an open fire outdoors is naturally fresher. Grilling outdoors is a great way […]

Effective Ways To Repurpose Old Window Shutters

1. DIY Shutter Turned Kitchen Island - The Owner-Builder Network

The next time you come across a window shutter in the dump, or if you have one that you’re thinking of throwing away, consider these great ideas for recycling those old window shutters first. Upcycling old wooden shutter is a great way to add rustic charm to your home. You can retain their old, scratched, peeling […]

7 Creative Repurposed Door Ideas

How many times have you come across an old door on the side of the road waiting for its final journey to the dump? You may even have one right now you’re thinking of throwing as well. But before you do, consider giving that door a second chance. There are numerous ways to upcycle an […]

Cool Ways to Upcycle Shipping Containers

Stacked containers looking for a home...

There are literally tens of thousands of unwanted shipping containers piling up around the world. They are a direct reflection of globalization where it is cheaper to import than to manufacture. And, unfortunately, it often costs more to ship an empty container back to its port of origin than the container is worth. In some […]

Recycling – are you doing it wrong?


If your family is like mine, you try hard to recycle every thing possible. Nowadays, our garbage bin is hardly worth walking out for collection because it’s rarely more than 20% full. On the other hand, our recycling bin is always full to overflowing. That’s a ‘feel good’ experience, so imagine my surprise when I […]