Innovative Ways to Recycle Plastic Buckets at Home
If you’ve found yourself with various buckets at home that you’re tempted to throw away, here’s how to recycle plastic buckets creatively.
Reuse and Say Goodbye to Waste
You might have various buckets at home that you’re considering throwing away because you don’t know what to do with them. They might be leftovers from paint jobs or containers of your children’s toys. Today, we’ll show you three simple and unimaginable practices that will tempt you to renew the aesthetics of these buckets and reuse them in ways you never expected.
Your guests will be astonished and immediately ask how you managed to renew them in such a unique and original way. Following our two brilliant ideas to recycle old bleach bottles, we present short tutorials that will guide you step by step to renew your buckets for practical and extravagant uses at home.
Method 1: Jute Fabric Covering
The first method involves using fabric, preferably jute. Intertwine the jute fabrics to achieve your desired weave and attach it to the bucket using hot glue or any other adhesive. You can also cover the lid with the same fabric to create a convenient container, perfect for storing guest towels in the bathroom, matching the aesthetics of your services.
How to Recycle Plastic Buckets
Method 2: Braided Fabric Design
This simple method involves braided fabric, which can be wool or cotton. Intertwine the filaments to create braids that you can wrap around the bucket and attach with hot glue. Remember to only decorate the lower part of the bucket and cut handles into the upper part with scissors. This will make it easier to lift the bucket, which can be used to store items like cotton swabs or sewing accessories.
Method 3: Painting and Decorating
The third and simplest method does not require any fabric. Instead, paint the bucket in your preferred color, such as pastel for a better match with your decor or bright colors for contrast. Decorate the bucket with beads or other fabrics and use it as a planter for your succulents, adding charm to your home interior.
These methods offer various ways to recycle buckets rather than disposing of them. We’ve provided three options, but we encourage you to unleash your creativity to create a customized bucket that suits you best.