Rustic Birdhouse… But What Did It Used2bee?

Say I’m the only bee in your bonnet Make a little birdhouse in your soul                                                                           -They Might BeContinue reading “Rustic Birdhouse… But What Did It Used2bee?”

Recycled Ant Sculpture…But What Did It Used2bee?

Ant Figures Made from Recycled Materials    …but what are they made from? what do you think?…. ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ There are 3 different items used to make these Ants bodies, antlers and legs. ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ The objects are drilled, glued and then spray painted different colours to finish ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ Each Ant measures around 12cm long and aboutContinue reading “Recycled Ant Sculpture…But What Did It Used2bee?”

How To Make A Wind Generator From Scrap

Using a few simple tools, you can set up a homemade wind generator. This device will help in reducing your dependence on other energy sources. This in turn means more savings down the line. Required Tools and Materials Treadmill motor Hose clamp Hacksaw 6 bottles (2 liter) 1 inch pipe Scissors Zip ties Metal bicycleContinue reading “How To Make A Wind Generator From Scrap”

Where Can I Get Cash for My Old Furniture?

Pile Of Junk Furniture by Raumlabor Raumlabor is from Berlin and specialises in large art installations in unusual media. Amazing! Unless you live next door, maybe! It is actually a building enclosure with the door that can just be seen front and centre; look closely! Soooo! It is very possible to recycle any of yourContinue reading “Where Can I Get Cash for My Old Furniture?”

Denim Jeans: 5 Unusual Things Made From Repurposed Jeans

1. Where designer Jeans Go to Die! Swedish designers Polytuft were responsible for this beautifully hand finished rug and is sold in sizes 140 x 200 cm or 160 x 240 cm from £399 The design was made under the slogan “Recycle” and laid in the patch-work style using discarded jeans, featuring high stability andContinue reading “Denim Jeans: 5 Unusual Things Made From Repurposed Jeans”

Project – Plastic Bottle Greenhouse

172 plastic water bottles went into making this Greenhouse I originally had this idea last November when I was Inspired by an installation at Paignton Zoo. The local school had built a greenhouse there entirely from re-using recycled plastic drinks bottles to show an effective use of one of our most wasteful single use products.Continue reading “Project – Plastic Bottle Greenhouse”

PROJECT: Recycled Cat Bed

for anyone with a couple of hours, likes sewing, and who has a cat We love feedback from our followers, and we received this one recently. I thought it was quite an easy one for anyone with a couple of hours, likes sewing, and who has a cat. The credit goes to Steven Bishop forContinue reading “PROJECT: Recycled Cat Bed”

New Recycled Shop Sign: Finished!

“WOW! What a Difference a Day Makes!” Its amazing what difference a day can make…. I mean once i had spent the last 3 months planning, cutting, planing, sanding, painting, designing and agonising over the details! The preparation and crafting that went into this project was long, but to most people, except my wife andContinue reading “New Recycled Shop Sign: Finished!”