Recycled Plastic Jug Storage System

Our family has put up a challenge on who can recycle or reuse stuff more. We’ve been doing this for the past year when my son became part of the ‘Save Planet Earth’ movement in their school. There are some things we’ve been able to reuse – grocery store plastic bags, wine bottles, and corks, […]

DIY Rubber Boot Dog

Art comes in all forms, shapes, and sizes. I realized just how true this is when I saw some people turn discarded boots into dogs. Not the real dogs, of course, but something that qualifies as art. We have a lot of unused pairs of boots on our farm. Somehow, we have managed to collect […]

DIY Bike Entry Table

  There are a lot of DIY plans and ideas for home furnishings out there. One of the most important considerations when deciding which project to tackle is the availability of materials. What do you currently have that will allow you to turn trash into treasure? In my case, it was an old bicycle that’s […]

10 things you can make with horseshoes!

Horseshoe Crafts

In rustic decor designs, one might have stumbled over some horseshoes more than once. Horseshoes are a vibrant, meaningful symbol in many cultures and easy to acquire. Using horseshoes for home decor can be traced to a tradition that goes way back. In the old days, people believed nailing a horseshoe on your door protects […]

Turn an old wood door into a potting bench

Old Wood Door Potting Bench

Is your garden lacking a potting bench? Well, you don’t have to think about spending a hundred dollars to get one… You can have a potting bench for just a tiny fraction of the cost by building it yourself using an old wood door! Repurposing an old wood door is a clever idea if you need a potting bench in your garden. Aside […]

Turn a propane tank into a DIY pizza oven!

Propane Tank Pizza Oven

Do you have access to old propane tanks? Then you can have yourself an awesome DIY pizza oven! We’ve featured a propane tank turned pizza oven project before, but this one is a simpler and easier project to do. It involves minimal modification, which is great especially for first-time steel/metal DIY-ers. Its size is great as […]

Turn a cutlery tray into a jewelry organizer

Repurposed Silverware Tray Jewelry Holder Main Image

Need to organize your jewelries/accessories? Here’s a nice and easy repurposing project for you! Search your favorite local thrift store for an old wooden cutlery or silverware tray as it makes a great jewelry and accessory holder! You’ll be amazed at how many pieces of jewelry even a small silverware tray can hold. The little ‘shelves’ the dividers […]

Build a unique and inexpensive cat tree using old drawers

DIY Cat Tree

Why buy an expensive cat tree from the store when you can easily build one for a song? Why you can use old drawers to make your DIY cat tree! It’s simple, fast, easy, and clever! There are plenty of old drawers out there – from your local thrift stores, garage sales, or even just from the […]

How to build an icosahedron table

DIY Icosahedron Table

There’s something about geometric shapes and designs that draw some people to them. Its hypnotic repetitive pattern in furniture makes them a popular design preference. If you’re fond of them, then this is one DIY table for you! This beautiful furniture project uses reclaimed wood. Despite its exact geometric pattern, it’s simple and easy to make […]

Turn an old fridge into a smoker!

Old Fridge Smoker

We use refrigerators to store food, but have you ever thought of using them to cook food? Yes, you can cook food in a refrigerator! If you have an old fridge that needs replacing, you can give it a new purpose by turning it into a smoker! Now turning an old fridge into a smoker doesn’t have […]