Introduction: Wind Proof Your Trash Bins

This solution will keep your bins from falling over in bad weather with ease while keeping a minimal asthetic when not in use.


1/4" spool of bungee cord
15" yard stakes

Step 1: Pick Site Carefully

Pick a site with no lines or pipes burried

Step 2: Insert Stake

Insert stake using a dowel.

Step 3: Cut Bungee

Cut bungee cord to size allowing propper tension.

Step 4: Add Hooks

Add hooks and tie a simple knot on both ends.

Step 5: Insert Bungee

Insert bungee cord through anchor loops.

Step 6: Try It Out

Roll bin over bungee and fasten with hooks in front so the garbage man can easily unhook them.