Instructables: exploring - living - kitchen - recycle http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:39:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hanging toolposts - Recycled CANS http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-toolposts-Recycled-CANS/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/FWFG/HBHGJ3GD/F5AFWFGHBHGJ3GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/FWFG/HBHGJ3GD/F5AFWFGHBHGJ3GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/FWFG/HBHGJ3GD/F5AFWFGHBHGJ3GD.SMALL.jpg FenriX I won't create a guide for this... 'cause it's very easy to make and a step-by-step guide will be excessive. It's enough to spend some words on the materials and the method to do this simple toolpost. MATERIALS: Empty cans, steel wire (made of copper, or brass, ecc... something that you can manipul...
By: FenriX

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Jan 2013 06:50:51 PST
Beer Bottle Pint Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Bottle-Pint-Glass/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/BSNK/H672XW40/FTHBSNKH672XW40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/BSNK/H672XW40/FTHBSNKH672XW40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/BSNK/H672XW40/FTHBSNKH672XW40.SMALL.jpg KorduroyTV Did you know that 2/3 of all PET plastic (soft drink, water bottles, etc) that are put in the recycler end up in the landfills and our oceans? There's a reason for the phrase Reduce, Reuse, Recycle... in that order. Here's a great way to reuse your glass beer and water bottles in just a few simple s...
By: KorduroyTV

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:50:18 PDT
Kickin' Mitts http://www.instructables.com/id/Kickin-Mitts/
Kickin' Mitts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/NPGE/H5TU9L2K/FG7NPGEH5TU9L2K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/NPGE/H5TU9L2K/FG7NPGEH5TU9L2K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/NPGE/H5TU9L2K/FG7NPGEH5TU9L2K.SMALL.jpg brypost What do you do with your old shoes? Mine find their way into my closet -- they're there as a backup to my current shoes. But I find that these shoes begin to aggregate; they pile up until I’m motivated to throw them out or donate them. So, I thought, what else can I do with these old soles? I dete...
By: brypost

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 15 Aug 2012 00:12:52 PDT
What to do with used glass bottles. http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-do-with-used-glass-bottles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/OBDI/H15NI6G8/F94OBDIH15NI6G8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/OBDI/H15NI6G8/F94OBDIH15NI6G8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/OBDI/H15NI6G8/F94OBDIH15NI6G8.SMALL.jpg Adambowker98 Glass bottles are awesome.... so awesome that you don't want to throw them away. Well if you aren't going to throw it away, what are you going to do with it? How about this: 1) Drink the original liquid out of it 2) Wash it 3) Dry it 4) Refill it with your favorite drink 5) Use it as an everyday cu...
By: Adambowker98

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:48:01 PDT
Type Case Printer's Drawer Up-cycled Spice Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Type-Case-Printers-Drawer-Up-cycled-Spice-Rack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/HZUW/GNFSK7QA/FY2HZUWGNFSK7QA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/HZUW/GNFSK7QA/FY2HZUWGNFSK7QA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/HZUW/GNFSK7QA/FY2HZUWGNFSK7QA.SMALL.jpg Little Mom on the Prairie I needed to use up the last few printer drawers that we had found in the house... my husband has been eying the corner where they sit and sighing a lot. ( I do mean a LOT.) Plus, my spices were just lined up all over the counter, taking up space. I rub-stained it this neat retro green color, did a q...
By: Little Mom on the Prairie

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 13 May 2011 18:13:27 PDT
Quick and Easy Knife Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Knife-Block/
Quick and Easy Knife Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/UCYP/GJQELROU/F9JUCYPGJQELROU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/UCYP/GJQELROU/F9JUCYPGJQELROU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/UCYP/GJQELROU/F9JUCYPGJQELROU.SMALL.jpg haakon.k With this instructable I'd like to share how to make a snazzy knife block that you can make in twenty minutes or less (not counting the time it takes to eat 42 ounces of oatmeal).   The idea for this design came from a commercial product that used plastic rods.  Another instructabler, jliken, has p...
By: haakon.k

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 17 Feb 2011 12:18:59 PST
Recycled Parts Food Dehydrator http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Food-Dehydrator/
Recycled Parts Food Dehydrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KGIK/GJHV9BEH/FS6KGIKGJHV9BEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KGIK/GJHV9BEH/FS6KGIKGJHV9BEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KGIK/GJHV9BEH/FS6KGIKGJHV9BEH.SMALL.jpg fozzy13    During one of my many voyages traveling the internet I stumbled across food dehydrators, and thought they were cool.  It also seemed apparent that it was fairly easy to build a functional one and start drying fruits, vegetables, and jerky.  I simply had to make one.    This Instructable is showi...
By: fozzy13

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 10 Feb 2011 15:32:22 PST
How to add a screw-on jar top to a bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-a-screw-on-jar-top-to-a-bag/
How to add a screw-on jar top to a bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/SKL5/GBVJH1OX/FZNSKL5GBVJH1OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/SKL5/GBVJH1OX/FZNSKL5GBVJH1OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/SKL5/GBVJH1OX/FZNSKL5GBVJH1OX.SMALL.jpg ghostis I was inspired by the Copco Bag Cap to see if I could recycle a plastic jar into a DIY screw-on top for a bag of dry food. "Ingredients" 1 bag of dry food. Thin non-resealable bags work best (think cereal bags). Note that I didn't have such a bag, so I used a small sugar bag. 1 plastic jar with ...
By: ghostis

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 22 Jul 2010 18:41:57 PDT
Recycle those Airline shots into Salt and Pepper shakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-those-Airline-shots-into-Salt-and-Pepper-s/
Recycle those Airline shots into Salt and Pepper shakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/VFBH/G3JEQ4EP/FSDVFBHG3JEQ4EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/VFBH/G3JEQ4EP/FSDVFBHG3JEQ4EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/VFBH/G3JEQ4EP/FSDVFBHG3JEQ4EP.SMALL.jpg mike patterson There are many uses for the plastic, one ounce liquor bottles, formerly used on airlines and now sold in liquor stores. While I do not partake myself, someone in my neighbourhood does, and throws the little bottles to the side of the road. We recycle them. Prepare the caps. We will assume you hav...
By: mike patterson

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 23 Dec 2009 09:35:56 PST
How to Make a Soap Holder out of a Bag of Onions http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Soap-Holder-out-of-a-Bag-of-Onions/
How to Make a Soap Holder out of a Bag of Onions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/XOXE/G0KQMG5F/FVSXOXEG0KQMG5F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/XOXE/G0KQMG5F/FVSXOXEG0KQMG5F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/XOXE/G0KQMG5F/FVSXOXEG0KQMG5F.SMALL.jpg AwajiMan Find out how to turn a bag of onions into an environmentally friendly soap holder net.Greetings all. This is my first i'ble, so please bear with me through my first attempt. Also, any suggestions for improvement would be appreciated.This is not a very original project - the idea is actually pretty w...
By: AwajiMan

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 13 Oct 2009 23:47:18 PDT
recycled decoupag-y magnets! http://www.instructables.com/id/recycled-decoupag-y-magnets/
recycled decoupag-y magnets! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/MRXL/FT3K2EWC/FEFMRXLFT3K2EWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/MRXL/FT3K2EWC/FEFMRXLFT3K2EWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/MRXL/FT3K2EWC/FEFMRXLFT3K2EWC.SMALL.jpg cherishedpotato i felt a bit sad that my fridge was getting covered in those flat promotional magnets from local businesses that i don't use, so i started covering the magnets with fun pictures, and smiling at breakfast again! i like making these so much because they're cheap and quick, as you don't need anything ...
By: cherishedpotato

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 4 Apr 2009 01:27:22 PDT
Moonshine Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Moonshine-Filter/
Moonshine Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/W5PI/FQCTO7PI/FPBW5PIFQCTO7PI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/W5PI/FQCTO7PI/FPBW5PIFQCTO7PI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/W5PI/FQCTO7PI/FPBW5PIFQCTO7PI.SMALL.jpg HuggyBear While enduring the painful journey of the Moonshining business (its not actually a business), I have encountered many problems and created many solutions. Today I will show you one of my simple solution to get rid of any particles/discoloration/unnatural odor from your product (once again.. a produ...
By: HuggyBear

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 26 Jan 2009 14:52:13 PST
Three-Minute Thermos http://www.instructables.com/id/Three-Minute-Thermos/
Three-Minute Thermos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/O6UO/FPWWTRVZ/FW7O6UOFPWWTRVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/O6UO/FPWWTRVZ/FW7O6UOFPWWTRVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/O6UO/FPWWTRVZ/FW7O6UOFPWWTRVZ.SMALL.jpg DeusXMachina Like hot drinks and recycling? Make a tea cozy from rubbish in the time it takes to boil a kettle! This is a pretty quick and simple instructable, so let's dive right into it. You will need: -A glass bottle with a screw on top, such as IBC rootbeer. -A plastic 2L soda bottle -Paper towels -A knife...
By: DeusXMachina

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 15 Jan 2009 18:59:57 PST