Instructables: exploring - living - recycle - water http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:23:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Waterproof Stencils http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-Stencils/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 16:06:37 PDT
Water Bottle Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Vase/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 18:06:23 PST
Make an automatic closing door using water. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-automatic-closing-door-using-water/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/UWRA/HGIEVXYH/FZFUWRAHGIEVXYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/UWRA/HGIEVXYH/FZFUWRAHGIEVXYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/UWRA/HGIEVXYH/FZFUWRAHGIEVXYH.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box  I am not the only one that has been annoyed by someone not closing my bed room door and from that comes this, an automatic closing door! After a while of wondering how I could make my door close by itself I realized I was over looking the simplicity in the task I wanted to acheive. Its so easy you ...
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Tue, 14 May 2013 18:15:56 PDT
Water mixer from plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-mixer-from-plastic-bottle/
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 08:12:52 PDT
How to Make a Water Bottle Cap Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Water-Bottle-Cap-Launcher/
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 13:04:30 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...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:48:01 PDT
Dog Cat recycling water bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-water-fountain/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2011 09:53:54 PST
Wine Bottle Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wine-Bottle-Planter/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 17:38:29 PDT
How to make a doormat out of recycled ROPE! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-doormat-out-of-ROPE/
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Sat, 27 Nov 2010 20:13:03 PST
How to collect balcony rain water for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-collect-balcony-rain-water-for-free/
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Sun, 13 Jun 2010 17:22:46 PDT
How to make a soda bottle earring tree. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-soda-bottle-earring-tree/
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Mon, 5 Oct 2009 16:21:17 PDT
Reclaimed Glass Pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Glass-Pendant/
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Sat, 5 Sep 2009 13:38:00 PDT
Plastic Milk Jug Raft http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Milk-Jug-Raft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/E1UM/FYIYO38G/F6EE1UMFYIYO38G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/E1UM/FYIYO38G/F6EE1UMFYIYO38G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/E1UM/FYIYO38G/F6EE1UMFYIYO38G.SMALL.jpg DRADIS I thought it would be fun to make a raft out of recycled milk jugs. It was pretty straightforward, just plywood and jugs. It contains 62 bottles, and I used two pieces of 8x10' plywood for the body, and chicken wire for the bottom. Sorry I only have a couple photos, I didn't think to make a step by ...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2009 16:23:35 PDT
Zeevah's Elite Doggie Swimming Pool / Water Bowl / Bird Bath http://www.instructables.com/id/Zeevahs-Elite-Doggie-Swimming-Pool-Water-Bowl-/
Zeevah's Elite Doggie Swimming Pool / Water Bowl / Bird Bath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZW9O/FUI0UG4C/FP6ZW9OFUI0UG4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZW9O/FUI0UG4C/FP6ZW9OFUI0UG4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/ZW9O/FUI0UG4C/FP6ZW9OFUI0UG4C.SMALL.jpg madamoisele If your dog(s) like to swim in hot weather, this is the perfect combination swimming pool / water bowl for you! This is my father's project - we completed it between the two of us on Saturday in about half an hour.Only my father would think of this....For this instructable, you will need:- A junk w...
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Mon, 11 May 2009 11:03:38 PDT
Handy Dandy Helping Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Dandy-Helping-Hand/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2009 17:50:05 PST
Moonshine Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Moonshine-Filter/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2009 14:52:13 PST
Showerglass http://www.instructables.com/id/Showerglass/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2009 14:38:56 PST
Uber High-end Fashion Earrings from Recycled Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Uber-High-end-fashion-earrings-from-recycled-water/
Uber High-end Fashion Earrings from Recycled Water Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/9F6N/FPWWYPB3/F3Y9F6NFPWWYPB3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/9F6N/FPWWYPB3/F3Y9F6NFPWWYPB3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/9F6N/FPWWYPB3/F3Y9F6NFPWWYPB3.SMALL.jpg Lftndbt This Instructable will guide you through the process, of creating some simple fashionable earrings from Recycled Water Bottles. This I'ble will show you one example that you may wish to recreate. The possibilities are endless and many neat effects may be achieved. What you will need You will nee...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2009 02:58:30 PST
Pocketbook And Pocket Book From Water Bottles. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocketbook-And-Pocket-Book-From-Water-Bottles/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2009 16:40:38 PST
plastic bag jar gasket and handle http://www.instructables.com/id/plastic-bag-jar-gasket-and-handle/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2008 10:48:02 PST
Make Your Soap More Efficient and Save Money http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Soap-More-Efficient-and-Save-Money/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2008 10:26:02 PDT
Modular Water Jug Storage Bins http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Water-Jug-Storage-Bins/
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Tue, 29 Jan 2008 12:45:34 PST
Hydroponic Bog Garden (Water Recycling) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydroponic-Bog-Garden-Water-Recycling/
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Wed, 8 Aug 2007 12:56:10 PDT
Sploosh http://www.instructables.com/id/Sploosh/
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Mon, 7 May 2007 08:42:14 PDT