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15 Impressive & Easy DIY Recycle Projects For Your Home

Raring to get your hands on some recycling projects? Then you’ve come to the right place! These 15 recycle projects are all impressively ingenious and would fit right into your home decor.

It’s time to do something constructive with all the tons of old stuff you don’t use anymore. Today, I’ll be talking about remarkable ways to repurpose your old stuff. So, if you’re looking for some impressive and easy ideas for reusing old and rusty stuff, this is for you!

15 Impressive & Easy DIY Recycle Projects For Your Home

Recycle projects are always fun and exciting. Whether it is for beautifying the home or adding storage and organization to a space, recycling old stuff is beneficial in many ways. Giving old items that would’ve otherwise just ended up in the trash a new lease on life not only saves your decorating budget, it also helps save the environment. So today, I bring you easy and clever decorating ideas from old and unused materials. Ready to get started? Let’s get to recycling!


1. DIY Chicken Nesting Boxes

Cool! Give your hens a nesting place that won’t cost you a fortune with these DIY chicken nesting boxes.


2. DIY Tire Ottoman

Wow! This stylish ottoman won’t break the bank as it only requires a few supplies. It’s great for putting your feet up and providing extra seating in a pinch.



3. Plastic Bottle Zippered Container

This is a fun project to make with the kids. All you need is a zipper, hot glue, and a colored plastic bottle. Get the instructions here.


4. DIY Saucepan Lid Owls

With just a few things you probably already have lying around at home, like random saucepan lids, you can make your own magnificent owls. These are a perfect example of making the most of what you have!


5. Wine Cork Garden Markers

This wine cork recycling project is such a genius idea. This is a fun and easy way to label what you’ve got growing in the garden. Make it with this tutorial.


6. DIY Recycled Tire Planters

These DIY Recycled Tire Planters are sure to level up your garden design. You only need some old spare tires and plants to make this project.


7. Candy Stand Using Repurposed Plastic Bottles

This project is perfect for a party table or special occasion displays sweets and snacks in all their delicious glory sweets or snacks as well.


8. Recycle DIY Watering Can

Make your own watering can from any lidded container with a handle. Just poke some holes in the lid, and you’ve got exactly what you need!


9. Metal Candle Holders

Candle holders made of recycled cans are a clever way of helping the environment while beautifully decorating party tables without breaking a sweat (and your budget).


10. Germinate Seeds Using Muffin Tins

Muffin tins are great for starting seedlings. This would be a fun project to do with the kids, too. See it here.


11. Bottle Cap Tray

This bottle cap tray project is so cute and retro-funky! Not only does it liven up a plain tray, it’s ideal for keeping coffee spills contained.




12. DIY Light Bulb Vase

This easy and fun DIY project is perfect for anyone, especially moms who love fresh flowers. Start saving those old light bulbs and get your craft on! See how you can make it here.


13. DIY Key Wind Chime

This is the project for you if you want to make something wonderful to decorate your outdoor space. This Key Wind Chime would make a lovely gift, too.


14. Recycle Curbside Dresser Into A Bar

This is a great way to repurpose your old dresser into something functional again! Get the instructions here.


15. Gumboots Flower pots

Don’t throw those old gumboots yet. Put them to good use by making it into colorful flower pots. You can hang them right on your garden gate or just let it stand on the ground.


Want to see even more amazing recycle projects? Watch this video from Mary Tardito and learn how to make recycled home decor from old kitchen stuff:

So, there you have it! Just simply use your imagination and explore creative ways to save money on home decorating with recyclable materials. You will never have to throw anything from your house anymore. Therefore, it’s a win-win!


So, which idea of recycle projects will you make for your home? Let me know in the comments below.


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