In this blog post, we dish out ideas that’ll have the recycler and remodeler in you proud. From colored bottles to used tires and even an old sink, it’ll be given a new lease of life outdoors with this list of ideas.
Colored bottles as border
Whether you want to make sure the invasive trait of your plants will be curbed or you simply want to create interest for the bottom part of your plants, burying your colored bottles with its bottom up will create a nice border for your plants. You can use a single kind of bottle or mix and match to create a snazzy effect. Not only will you remove the bottle problem out of the way, your garden and yard will also gain extra curb appeal points!
Drain pipes are a necessary structure of your home but we can all agree they can rather be an eyesore. To hide it in plain sight, create a trellis encircling it and let the vines do what they do best and that is to cover it from sight. Voila! your drains will continue doing its job and your house will still look prettier with the greenery.
If the patio materials are too expensive, create a pathway with no costs whatsoever by recycling the old rundown tires of your car as steps. If your outdoors is hilly or on a slope, all the better. Simply tuck in a tire and fill the hole with compact dirt and you’ll have your recycled step in no time!
Old sink bird bath
Gutting out your kitchen for something newer? Then don’t throw away that old sink just yet! Install it outdoors and give it a new function as a birdbath for your birds. Not only will you be a blessing to the birds, you’ll also get a rustic chic vibe to your outdoors courtesy of your old sink.