She Was Unsure When Her Husband Drilled Through Her Colander – Until She Saw The Result
FaithTap Staff 10/8/2015
Is a baking sheet just for baking or a placemat just meant to be placed on your table? No, not necessarily. There are many brilliant reasons to turn everyday kitchen items into something more!
This stylish placemat becomes a decorative vase
Create your own style with the placemat of your choice and put it around a glass jar, can, or plain vase. See how this is done.
Burner covers hold magnets for a mini photo and message board
If you want a place to post notes and photos, turn a stove burner into a magnet board. Pick up a few inexpensive burner covers and add colorful paper or spray paint to fit with any room. Learn how to make this board.
A kitchen stool is transformed into a new planter
Chairs make beautiful planters and this kitchen stool just needed a little spray paint and the seat cushion removed.
An old serving tray gives something to write about!
With a little chalkboard paint, you can turn a serving tray into a message board. This is a great way to put a party menu or greeting on display.
Turn a utensil drawer organizer into a bedside table station
The practical drawer organizer can move beyond a kitchen drawer to be used in several locations around your house.
Dish drying rack sorts your mail!
This is a clever and easy way to sort your mail.
Ice cube tray gets turned into painter's palette!
For your own creative genius, or the artists in your family, use an ice cube tray to hold paint.
A baking sheet has a magnetic appeal
Just add some colorful contact paper to dress it up and start posting!
Turn a wine rack into a home organizer
From a collection of writing tools to crafts and office supplies, a wine rack is an easy way to sort a variety of items.
Classy dinnerware can tell time
For a classy wall clock, you will need a ceramic drill bit and a clock kit. Simply add a little water to the area you want to drill a small hole into and follow directions in adding clock kit.
Potholders are turned into an emergency clutch!
This is a cute gift idea and perfect for holding items found in a first aid kit or makeup. See how to make it here.
Need another use for a potholder?
How about a flatiron or curling rod cover? This is a great traveling case to keep hot tools from scorching you.
Hold your fork!
A fork can be turned into a fun curtain holder.
Old pots and pans make great planters
Before you get rid of old pots and pans, consider using them as stylish planters.
A new lamp!
A colander lamp can bring in some light and give a new look to any room. See how to create this colander lamp.
Tin cans become lights!
Use old tin cans to make two dining room pendant lights. See the step-by-step instructions.
Inexpensive and attractive tablet holder!
Forget those costly accessories. You just need an old cutting board to hold your tablet. Learn how to make this here.
Before you decide to get rid of something old, see if you can turn it into something practical and new. This collection of ideas are fun to create and share!