Instructables: exploring - organizing - recycle http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:14:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mobile phone transformation http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-phone-transformation/
Mobile phone transformation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/1LB8/ID7UWB4B/F7J1LB8ID7UWB4B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/1LB8/ID7UWB4B/F7J1LB8ID7UWB4B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/1LB8/ID7UWB4B/F7J1LB8ID7UWB4B.SMALL.jpg Siva Prasad N V Watch this video to know how to transform your old mobile phone in useful ways.
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 08:18:30 PDT
Tools Organizer - Made with 3d Parts and OJ Funnels http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-Organizer-Made-with-3d-Parts-and-OJ-Funnels/
Tools Organizer - Made with 3d Parts and OJ Funnels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZBID/ID1SRA3O/FHLZBIDID1SRA3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZBID/ID1SRA3O/FHLZBIDID1SRA3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/ZBID/ID1SRA3O/FHLZBIDID1SRA3O.SMALL.jpg lathe_makeatio To explain it at first, OJ Funnels in this case isn't a particular person, it just means a main part of this project: "The orange juice funnel"The funnel itself is part of the orange juice bottle made from plastic and gets dropped into the trash or recycling bin, after the content is empty. - Until ...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 15:57:19 PDT
Make a Container from Plumbing parts and a badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Container-from-Plumbing-parts-and-a-badge/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 11:46:38 PDT
Kitchen Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Cabinet-251/
Kitchen Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/M9IV/IBW250R4/F67M9IVIBW250R4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/M9IV/IBW250R4/F67M9IVIBW250R4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/M9IV/IBW250R4/F67M9IVIBW250R4.SMALL.jpg Omer O We (me and my wife) move to a small house with no kitchen storage solutions.I was looking for a way to solve the problem with minimum expenses.I decided to build a wooden cabin closet from recycled wood pallets. Design First I design it on 3D software.When planning in a three-dimensional softwar...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 09:10:54 PDT
Workshop Hardware/supply Cart from Reclaimed Items. http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-Hardwaresupply-Cart-from-Reclaimed-Items/
Workshop Hardware/supply Cart from Reclaimed Items. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/KVJW/IAWDEP4E/F40KVJWIAWDEP4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/KVJW/IAWDEP4E/F40KVJWIAWDEP4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/KVJW/IAWDEP4E/F40KVJWIAWDEP4E.SMALL.jpg tjdux This a a metal shelf made into a cart for holding shop materials.Its made entirely out of things that people threw away. For that reason it will be hard to duplicate this exact build. The purpose of this ible is more to inspire to search for alternative uses to things screen are garbage. Any time I ...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:28:04 PDT
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ah-Ha-Take-that-single-bed-box-spring-no-one-wants/
Ah Ha! Take that single bed box spring no one wants, you're useful again. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/XTMZ/IAEJPQJ5/F1QXTMZIAEJPQJ5.SMALL.jpg al3may You know those pesky box springs that you normally inherit from folks when they have a kids twin mattress to get rid of. Well here's something you can do with them, turn them into a pallet wood organizer and even an overhead organizer for other random stuff.I was cleaning out the garage and about to...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 19:28:58 PDT
Recycled Cardboard Memo Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Cardboard-Memo-Board/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 10:58:09 PDT
Cigarette recycling Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Cigarette-recycling-Project/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 08:27:27 PDT
Hammer Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammer-Rack/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 08:20:48 PDT
Recycled woven basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-woven-basket/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 08:28:48 PDT
Laptop Stand with Hidden Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Stand-with-Hidden-Organizer/
Laptop Stand with Hidden Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/2FZN/I5THTYL9/F8B2FZNI5THTYL9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/2FZN/I5THTYL9/F8B2FZNI5THTYL9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/2FZN/I5THTYL9/F8B2FZNI5THTYL9.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 This laptop stand is completely made out of cardboard and has a useful organizer that gets hidden once the laptop is placed on top of it. It's perfect to store all of those cables and stuff that you may need while using your computer.I needed to keep my Macbook Air 11'' higher, at least as high as a...
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 09:17:50 PST
Turn an Old Agenda into a Tablet Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Old-Agenda-into-a-Tablet-Case/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 12:23:09 PST
Organize on a budget - Tips, hacks & How to !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Organize-on-a-budget-Tips-hacks-How-to-/
Organize on a budget - Tips, hacks & How to !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/81UJ/I5P7IXZ3/F0N81UJI5P7IXZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/81UJ/I5P7IXZ3/F0N81UJI5P7IXZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/81UJ/I5P7IXZ3/F0N81UJI5P7IXZ3.SMALL.jpg Vikalpah Are you looking for ideas to get organized on a budget? If yes, you have reached the right place. In this instructable I am going to discuss on the ways to organize using the recyclable items that are found mostly from your kitchen and also with some other items which costs your only pennies. I will...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:29:51 PST
Deco Cans http://www.instructables.com/id/Deco-Cans/
Deco Cans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/AN00/I4J6WLJ3/FDKAN00I4J6WLJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/AN00/I4J6WLJ3/FDKAN00I4J6WLJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/AN00/I4J6WLJ3/FDKAN00I4J6WLJ3.SMALL.jpg lalia flowers Recycle cans to organize in a aesthetically pleasing way. Gather Supplies You will need:CansScrapbook paperHot glueScissorsTape Ruler Knife Take Off The Paper Remove the paper from your selected cans. Wash Your Cans Wash and dry your cans out thoroughly. Remove The Glue The paper on ca...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 09:33:48 PST
Suspended Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/Suspended-Shelving/
Suspended Shelving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZXF3/I4J71O5B/F7YZXF3I4J71O5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZXF3/I4J71O5B/F7YZXF3I4J71O5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/ZXF3/I4J71O5B/F7YZXF3I4J71O5B.SMALL.jpg EmilyL4 My sister has the dumbest basement: exposed pipes running along most of the walls. If no pipes, cinder block walls prevented hanging any organizational elements so I designed a suspended shelf that could be packed up and shipped to the next house.You can spend as much as you want on your materials:...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 07:31:22 PST
Coroplast Wall Storage for Tools and Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Strong-Coroplast-Wall-Storage-for-Tools-and-/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:08:03 PDT
Pendrive & USB stuff holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pendrive-USB-stuff-holder/
Pendrive & USB stuff holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/L9TN/I12KJ84A/F3JL9TNI12KJ84A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/L9TN/I12KJ84A/F3JL9TNI12KJ84A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/L9TN/I12KJ84A/F3JL9TNI12KJ84A.SMALL.jpg raiderdk This instructable is so simply, is a plastic shampoo bottle cutted in half. Then a few pieces of sponge or something soft holded with double side tape will keep your pendrives or USB stuff in place.
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:44:17 PDT
Awesome Cheap Upcycled Desk Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Cheap-Upcycled-Desk-Organizer/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 21:51:43 PDT
All-Purpose Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Purpose-Organizer/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:52:04 PDT
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dinosaur-Bookends-with-Hot-Glue/
Dinosaur Bookends with Hot Glue! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/Y4KS/HW6T71BO/FF1Y4KSHW6T71BO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft Dinosaur Bookends!Upcycle old plastic dinosaurs and pallet wood into the coolest bookends! Supplies You'll need:scrap woodplastic dinosaur toyshobby knifehot glue/gunspray paint Glue Bookends and Bisect Dino I cut some scrap wood into blocks. it's about 4 inches wide.I used two 6" tall pieces ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 13:14:46 PDT
Recycled Wall Hooks http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wall-Hooks/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:58:26 PDT
Smart Recycling: Twisty Tie + Lanyard = Charging Cable Wire Management Tie. Like It for TechShop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Recycling-Twistie-Tie-Lanyard-Charging-Cable/
Smart Recycling: Twisty Tie + Lanyard = Charging Cable Wire Management Tie. Like It for TechShop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/TS03/HSVGII2N/FOZTS03HSVGII2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/TS03/HSVGII2N/FOZTS03HSVGII2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/TS03/HSVGII2N/FOZTS03HSVGII2N.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Background:     Oftentimes, we went to conferences and shows, we would get back home a few lanyards.  They come in different widths (1/4" or 1/2").  They are all so nice and could have logo of our favorite brands.  At some events, they encourage people to recycle the plastic.      For people with a...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:38:51 PDT
PC to Portable workstation/toolbox http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-to-Portable-workstationtoolbox/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:59:34 PDT
DIY - Dry erase TO DO LIST out of a CD box! (Recycling project) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dry-erase-TO-DO-LIST-out-of-a-CD-box-Recycling/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/3N9Y/HRI8X44R/F573N9YHRI8X44R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/3N9Y/HRI8X44R/F573N9YHRI8X44R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/3N9Y/HRI8X44R/F573N9YHRI8X44R.SMALL.jpg DIYlover89 Hi!! Today I bring you a really quick and easy DIY!! It's made out of old CD boxes that I'm sure you all have at home, and it's perfect to help you organize: a dry erase "to do list"!!! Thanks for watching!!!
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:10:55 PST
Free Storage Bins Complements of your Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Storage-Bins-Complements-of-your-Cat/
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 11:44:34 PST
Metal File Cabinet Repair 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-File-Cabinet-Repair-101/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/R96J/HQS516GH/FVWR96JHQS516GH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/R96J/HQS516GH/FVWR96JHQS516GH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/R96J/HQS516GH/FVWR96JHQS516GH.SMALL.jpg NelsonStudios Broken file cabinet comes in for a common and simple fix anyone can do.  It is common for the slides on the drawers to break loose at the spot welds on overloaded metal file cabinets.  That doesn't mean they are trash, in fact the fix is easy. One tip:  Drill just to the sides of the old spot weld...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 07:49:46 PST
Cardboard Trash Can - $0 Project #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/0-Project-1-Cardboard-Trash-Can/
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 23:22:17 PST
Trunk Filing Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Trunk-Filing-Cabinet/
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 14:21:31 PST
How to make a woven newspaper basket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-weaved-newspaper-basket/
How to make a woven newspaper basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/388U/HQ5MHVJK/FOY388UHQ5MHVJK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/388U/HQ5MHVJK/FOY388UHQ5MHVJK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/388U/HQ5MHVJK/FOY388UHQ5MHVJK.SMALL.jpg elewis03 Lately, my make-up has been all over my bathroom. I decided to make a little basket for all of it. Mine needed to be a little smaller, because I don't own much make-up. Here's my version of the newspaper basket. Hope you like it! Supplies You need:Newspaper Scissors Tape Ribbon Tacky Glue Cut t...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 16:06:49 PST
Kitty Litter bucket Wire spool holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitty-Litter-bucket-Wire-spool-holder/
Kitty Litter bucket Wire spool holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/7OK1/HP0CR0NK/FDZ7OK1HP0CR0NK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/7OK1/HP0CR0NK/FDZ7OK1HP0CR0NK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/7OK1/HP0CR0NK/FDZ7OK1HP0CR0NK.SMALL.jpg funcky Using a Kitty litter bucket and a leftover piece of a curtian rod I made this holder for a spool of wire I had. I cut slots in the bucket so the spool would fit inside the bucket. Drilled holes for the curtian rod. Then filled the bottom with some gravel for weight. The peice of curtian rod I had is...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:55:12 PST
Making Wine Corks Useful Again: as Corks http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Wine-Corks-Useful-Again-as-Corks/
Making Wine Corks Useful Again: as Corks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/0EQS/HOUG813H/FMF0EQSHOUG813H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/0EQS/HOUG813H/FMF0EQSHOUG813H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/0EQS/HOUG813H/FMF0EQSHOUG813H.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel Wine corks are often useless even for resealing the bottle they come out of because they can expand to be just a little bit too big to go back in the bottle ( this effect is extreme with a champagne cork ). A general purpose stopper has a taper so you can fit it in the opening and then push in for...
By: russ_hensel

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:00:26 PST
File Cabinet Christmas Decoration Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/File-Cabinet-Christmas-Decoration-Organizer/
File Cabinet Christmas Decoration Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/H521/HO7X2ET2/FFGH521HO7X2ET2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/H521/HO7X2ET2/FFGH521HO7X2ET2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/H521/HO7X2ET2/FFGH521HO7X2ET2.SMALL.jpg cprichard1 File cabinet ready for the trash after a garage sale weekend passed by over & over.  I put it up for sale on Craigslist and then when I checked for some pricing I realized there was an over abundance of file cabinets already on CL, which they all looked less rusty and abused than this one.  I hated ...
By: cprichard1

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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:33:03 PST
rather strong hook http://www.instructables.com/id/rather-strong-hook/
rather strong hook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/BQY7/HO2349Y9/FXPBQY7HO2349Y9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/BQY7/HO2349Y9/FXPBQY7HO2349Y9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/BQY7/HO2349Y9/FXPBQY7HO2349Y9.SMALL.jpg foobear I'm still continuing my fascination with what can be done with plastic bottles and lately I have been experimenting with making a wall hook out of the handle of an Odwalla bottle. things you need A plastic bottle with an included handle, like an Odwalla bottle or vinegar bottle. Small soda bot...
By: foobear

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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 15:47:30 PST
Portable tool Kit/toolbag From Cd Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-multimetertoolkit-case-made-from-old-cd-c/
Portable tool Kit/toolbag From Cd Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/LHJS/HO233RM8/F3ULHJSHO233RM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/LHJS/HO233RM8/F3ULHJSHO233RM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/LHJS/HO233RM8/F3ULHJSHO233RM8.SMALL.jpg ivmilicevic I needed a carrying case for my multimeter + screwdriver set. I saw this cd case on sale and bought one. Its modular so you can customize it to your needs. Tools and materials needed: Hot Glue gun Hobby knife, scissors or something sharp to remove cd holder from inside Some sort of protection. I us...
By: ivmilicevic

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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 09:07:51 PST
PVC Recycle Bags Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Recycle-Bags-Holder/
PVC Recycle Bags Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/661G/HKZ9IRGM/F0D661GHKZ9IRGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/661G/HKZ9IRGM/F0D661GHKZ9IRGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/661G/HKZ9IRGM/F0D661GHKZ9IRGM.SMALL.jpg Qazmon Have you seen the nice containers used to separate your recyclables? Want a quick and easy way to make some your self that look rather nice? Where I live there is not a program to pick up recyclables at my curb and we have to take them to the recycle center.  Of course taking them there is much ea...
By: Qazmon

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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 15:54:36 PDT
Reuse Popsicle Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-Popsicle-Sticks/
Reuse Popsicle Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/L3VK/HKPX6Y2A/FWCL3VKHKPX6Y2A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/L3VK/HKPX6Y2A/FWCL3VKHKPX6Y2A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/L3VK/HKPX6Y2A/FWCL3VKHKPX6Y2A.SMALL.jpg jamesabt007 There is a saying that my mother often employs when I work on projects, "Out with the old and in with the new".  If I do not get rid of my old projects, there is no room for the new ones.   Here is the one of the ways I've tried to do so by taking apart my old models of suspension and truss bridges...
By: jamesabt007

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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 23:13:56 PDT
Barrette Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrette-Organizer/
Barrette Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/5UGP/HJKC0TVE/FB95UGPHJKC0TVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/5UGP/HJKC0TVE/FB95UGPHJKC0TVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/5UGP/HJKC0TVE/FB95UGPHJKC0TVE.SMALL.jpg Jessie Marie Have you ever searched through a handful of barrettes, frustrated that you cannot find the one you want because some are facing up and others are facing down? Are you storing your barrettes on the flimsy piece of cardboard they came on? If so, it seems like it's time to get a barrette organizer! But...
By: Jessie Marie

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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 18:34:23 PDT
Recycled Kitchen Roll Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Kitchen-Roll-Holder/
Recycled Kitchen Roll Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/GKZX/HJAI2FM0/FZIGKZXHJAI2FM0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/GKZX/HJAI2FM0/FZIGKZXHJAI2FM0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/GKZX/HJAI2FM0/FZIGKZXHJAI2FM0.SMALL.jpg jayati0215 An easy to make no cost kitchen roll holder for your kitchen.  Material Required: - 1 cylindrical wooden stick - a rectangular piece of hardboard/plywood - a nail - hammer - 2 wires that can be twisted (I pulled the wires from old calendars) - a hard sticker or some other small flat decorative pi...
By: jayati0215

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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 23:31:41 PDT
Liquid Detergent Drainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Liquid-Detergent-Drainer/
Liquid Detergent Drainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/STW4/HH2VJJ73/FLQSTW4HH2VJJ73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/STW4/HH2VJJ73/FLQSTW4HH2VJJ73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/STW4/HH2VJJ73/FLQSTW4HH2VJJ73.SMALL.jpg str8shter We use liquid detergent and it always seems that there is a certain amount of product left in the bottle that is just to much of a pain to get out, but at the same time it seems like a waste to throw away perfectly good product. This is my solution to, ....ahem... wasted solution.( Sorry, couldn't r...
By: str8shter

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Mon, 27 May 2013 17:31:36 PDT
Quick organizer (made with a discarded keyboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-organizer-made-with-a-discarded-keyboard/
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By: M.C. Langer

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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 12:28:53 PST
Recycled Owl Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Owl-Organizer/
Recycled Owl Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/WDHI/HD8S24WK/F2MWDHIHD8S24WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/WDHI/HD8S24WK/F2MWDHIHD8S24WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/WDHI/HD8S24WK/F2MWDHIHD8S24WK.SMALL.jpg chaines3 My name is Talya Martin, I am 9 years old and some day, I want to be an artist. My stepmom told me about this contest because we like doing crafts together, so we looked around at our supplies and got inspired to make these cool owl organizers out of a recycled soap bottle and some materials we had ...
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 09:13:58 PST
Cabinet Door Pockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabinet-Door-Pockets/
Cabinet Door Pockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/GN7R/HAQ33JBJ/F2JGN7RHAQ33JBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/GN7R/HAQ33JBJ/F2JGN7RHAQ33JBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/GN7R/HAQ33JBJ/F2JGN7RHAQ33JBJ.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 These pockets are made especially for cabinet doors but they can also be hung on a wall if you prefer. You can use it as an organizer for postcards, letters, bills, menus, etc. I bet that everybody has paper mess somewhere...this is the right place to organize and hide it! What you need: big...
By: lindarose92

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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 10:25:40 PST
FREE Recycled Mod Cell Phone Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-Recycled-Mod-Cell-Phone-Caddy/
FREE Recycled Mod Cell Phone Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/QX99/H5JVORD3/FT5QX99H5JVORD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/QX99/H5JVORD3/FT5QX99H5JVORD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/QX99/H5JVORD3/FT5QX99H5JVORD3.SMALL.jpg Sweet Fancy Check out what I made today! All you need is an old container. Really, any kind of plastic bottle will work. I chose a detergent bottle because it was the perfect size to hold my phone and cord, and went far enough out so that the charger didn't get in the way. I think it's the perfect size for most...
By: Sweet Fancy

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Thu, 9 Aug 2012 22:37:38 PDT
Trash to treasure 8 the treasure chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-to-treasure-8-the-treasure-chest/
Trash to treasure 8 the treasure chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/IM7C/H4VQD9IJ/FEGIM7CH4VQD9IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/IM7C/H4VQD9IJ/FEGIM7CH4VQD9IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/IM7C/H4VQD9IJ/FEGIM7CH4VQD9IJ.SMALL.jpg l8nite In the continuing saga of my reusing and repurposing objects I find during my curb mining expeditions http://www.instructables.com/id/Mining-for-suburban-gold/  is this outside storage unit the find On a recent outing I found this assortment of plastic panels, I had no idea what they were until t...
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Fri, 20 Jul 2012 20:20:01 PDT
Electronics Tip : Don't Throw Those Used Containers Away. http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Tip-Dont-Throw-Those-Used-Container/
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By: AndyGadget

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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 13:16:09 PDT
Picture frame re-purpose: desk top / counter top message board http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-frame-re-purpose-desk-top-counter-top-m/
Picture frame re-purpose: desk top / counter top message board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/NR5J/GZHJVIHE/F8JNR5JGZHJVIHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/NR5J/GZHJVIHE/F8JNR5JGZHJVIHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/NR5J/GZHJVIHE/F8JNR5JGZHJVIHE.SMALL.jpg Efitall After losing the 1,000th sticky note of things I had to get done today, I decided to implement a less disposable solution.  This small, stand-alone chalkboard doesn't get buried under the pile of paperwork on my desk.  Beyond that, it sits there staring at me all day, which makes it a lot more diffi...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2012 10:52:34 PST
Storage System from recycled McMaster-Carr* boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-System-from-recycled-McMaster-Carr-boxes/
Storage System from recycled McMaster-Carr* boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/JSZG/GZ0BWNBR/FBSJSZGGZ0BWNBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/JSZG/GZ0BWNBR/FBSJSZGGZ0BWNBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/JSZG/GZ0BWNBR/FBSJSZGGZ0BWNBR.SMALL.jpg laernmoer Do you LOVE McMaster Carr* as much as I do?  Do you get millions of these boxes that are perfect sized and have them strewn about the place?  Do you hate recycling such sturdy boxes in your trash? Do you need storage space in your office/garage/home and don't want to spend hundreds on these conta...
By: laernmoer

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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 13:11:44 PST
Medicine Bottle Man (Desktop Organizer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Medicine-Bottle-Man-Desktop-Organizer/
Medicine Bottle Man (Desktop Organizer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/X8SV/GYQFMXVO/F9UX8SVGYQFMXVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/X8SV/GYQFMXVO/F9UX8SVGYQFMXVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/X8SV/GYQFMXVO/F9UX8SVGYQFMXVO.SMALL.jpg bladeyarn This Instructable will show you how to to make a figure out of medicine bottles and screws. This is useful for storing whatever desktop (or other items) you may have floating around, while looking cool/interesting at the same time. (Always use knives with care. I am not responsible for any injur...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 09:23:35 PST
New Storable from Six-Pack Bottle Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Storable-from-Six-Pack-Bottle-Carrier/
New Storable from Six-Pack Bottle Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/LKQH/GY4RADK7/FXALKQHGY4RADK7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/LKQH/GY4RADK7/FXALKQHGY4RADK7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/LKQH/GY4RADK7/FXALKQHGY4RADK7.SMALL.jpg Sam.anne.tha For years I’ve stored my knitting needles in a freezer-sized Ziploc bag. While functional, it’s admittedly an eyesore and hardly the stuff of my organizational dreams. Aiming to live up to my CheapChicCrafts handle, I scoured my apartment for a recyclable I could spruce up to supplant the plastic ba...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 19:06:23 PST
my charging station, very simple... http://www.instructables.com/id/my-charging-station-very-simple/
my charging station, very simple... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/WSXL/GVRFYX0J/FHUWSXLGVRFYX0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/WSXL/GVRFYX0J/FHUWSXLGVRFYX0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/WSXL/GVRFYX0J/FHUWSXLGVRFYX0J.SMALL.jpg louis perichon I had that wooden box and the electrical stuff to make it. simply plugged two female connectors into the main wire.... I drilled two exits on the upper side to let the chargers cable get out. the box is a little to small....but two gsm chargers fit inside if you try. the lid... the wood was no...
By: louis perichon

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Sun, 4 Dec 2011 10:23:13 PST