Restore, Recycle, Reuse, Repurpose Ideas
For More Craft Ideas for Kids and Adults see my Board "Crafts" with ideas for Christmas Crafts, Play Doh, Bubbles, Bath Crayons, Bath Soap and more! See my Board "For the Kids: Books, Fun Crafts, Fashion and More" for craft and fun ideas for pre-school and grammar school kids! See "Baby" for newborn baby ideas. See "Repurpose, Recycle, Reuse" for projects made from pallets, old dressers, empty containers and more.
Upcycle Scrap Fabric Into Patchwork Chair Covers | Made + Remade (Repurposed scrap fabric turned into patchwork! Heavy weight fabric from retired shirts, jackets & pants work great! Cut into strips varied from 2" to 7 ". )
Upcycle Scrap Fabric Into Patchwork Chair Covers | Made + Remade
Pallet Playhouse. (Pallet wood used to create a cheap & beautiful pallet playhouse. Created by the use of pallet woods shaped in the house you want for the kids. It is smaller for one kid at home, but is bigger to accommodate many kids in it. Pallet playhouse is easy & can be drawn into any shape & color. Wood is painted in radiant colors to bring out the colors and arts in the mind of the kid, to make them sharp & strong in learning about the environment. Not just a playhouse, its creativity.)
DIY Tutorials: DIY How to Build a Pallet Coffee Table. (Get two pallets of the same size. Make sure they need to be free of pest and clean. Stack them on each other and nail them together to make a table. Now you need to find the legs for the table. If you have some old table then take the legs from there otherwise I guess you will be able to find them in the warehouse as well.). Go to website for complete instructions!
Pallet Fence Construction Plans. (The pallet fence looks beautiful by covering the garden. You can make a door beside the pallet fence to get through the garden for gardening. Pallet fence is fun to make and it costs you nothing because pallets are available for free and the paint would not cost you much even if you have spare paint box in your house that would be great.)
Pallet Vegetables Garden & Safety Fence (You can use pallets in a variety of ways that can bring comfort in your life in an inexpensive way. Creating a pallet garden is quite a new and unique idea that can help in building flower & vegetables beds using useless wooden pallets. This unique idea will formulate you independent and also provide opportunity for earning by sale of your pallet garden products. (Go to website for instructions and pictures)
Pallet Vegetables Garden and Fence Safety | 99 Pallets
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Build a Quick and Clever Lego Tray! Great Idea!
Lego table with storage ... sort of a DIY but looks like it would take all of 5 minutes to put this together (table from IKEA, storage bins and some tacky stuff to secure the Lego building plates)
Lego Meets Lack - Centsational Girl
Turn a Entertainment Center purchased at thrift store into kids play kitchen! Show off your crafty side (32 photos) - arts-and-crafts-12
Fun and work rolled into one!
Don't let sticky drawers frustrate you. Replace worn-out slides with modern ball-bearing drawer slides to make your kitchen or bathroom drawers glide in and out.
Bookcase Desk. Doors make great desktops and low bookcases add extra storage!
How to refinish furniture without sanding. And the cost was only $18. This stuff worked like magic and was so easy to use! I actually did 2 coats of this...right on top of the wood with no sanding. I only did 2 coats, make sure that whatever brush you use is a, replaceable one...this is oil based paint, so it is extremely difficult to get off anything.
How to refinish furniture without sanding. So glad I found this. I have lots of projects!
Kids Play Ideas
$7 IKEA table - paint with chalkboard paint, cut hole, insert chalk bin.
Ikea end table turned kid lego/train table - so easy!! So Very Clever