Ten Amazing Ways to Reuse, Repurpose and Recycle Aeroplanes
If there is one thing I wish I had got to do in my life it is to fly on Concorde. Not that I did and indeed will ever have enough money to do so, but it would have been nice. But alas they are all been mothballed (because they were dangerous) and are now in museums around the World. …
Ten Amazing Ways to Reuse, Repurpose and Recycle Cassette Tapes
Today I am feeling a little nostalgic and have been remembering the days when I used to have a load of cassette tapes to play in the car, now I have CD’s and my Nexus 7 to play my music on. But people who only know CD’s and I-Pods will never know what it was like to have to rewind …
Ten Amazing Things You Can Do With Plastic Milk Bottles
While putting all your old plastic milk bottles and cartons into the recycling bin is a great way to make sure they are recycled, there are many other things you can do with plastic milk bottles. From upcycling to repurposing there are so many great ideas to do with them here on the web that it can be hard to …
Ten Fun Things to Make and do With Plastic Drinking Straws
Drinking straws are one of those things that I always feel nostalgic over. The moment the liquid touches my lips after passing through the plastic is the moment my mind takes me back to lazy summers having picnics, going to parties and memories of my mum offering my friends and me a glass of juice after playing football. But its …
Ten Amazing Ways to Reuse, Repurpose and Recycle Old Bicycles
About a year ago now, I and my little boy had great plans to go cycling every day and to have fun exploring the Welsh countryside with our bikes. So I got myself a bicycle and one that attached to the back of mine that my little boy could ride. But sadly my boy is now into football! He hates …
Ten Amazing Things to Can Make and Do With Shopping Trolleys
As a teenager, I am rather ashamed to admit that I pushed a shopping trolley ( Or shopping cart depending on where you live) into a river. But before its un-natural departure, me and my friends had so much fun with it! Riding it, racing it and generally treating it like the best thing ever. But did I miss out on doing something far better …
Ten Amazing Chandeliers Made From Recycled Things
I’m always want to own chandelier, but I am too tall to have one in the house and besides they cost a lot of money! Well…that last part is not really a problem because I could always make my own chandelier with recycles things, much like these clever people have done…
Ten Ways to Use Old Volkswagen Beetles in the Garden
The first ever film I went to see in the Cinema was “Herbie Goes Bananas” way back in 1980 (yes, I really am that old and I was 5 when I watched that!) Anyway my point is that I understand some people’s fondness over their VW Beetles. Some people still drive them, some still race them and there are even …
Ten Amazing Things to Can Make and Do With Old Wheelbarrows
For some reason, I think you will all relate to my little story here today: You see just yesterday my neighbour (who was moving out of his home) knocked on my door and asked me if I wanted my Wheelbarrow back. Now, this might not seem that unusual, but he had “borrowed” it for so long I had forgotten he had it …
Ten Amazing Ways to Recycle, Upcycle and Repurpose Car Tyres
Each and every year tens of millions of rubber tyres are disposed of in the UK. Many are burned in what is called a slow smoulder burn and even more than that are sent to landfill. But I say this needs to stop! Don’t get me wrong this isn’t an Eco-warrior protest, it is just me saying we don’t need …
Ten Amazing Sculptures Made of Drinks Cans That Will Amaze You
I am not the kind of guy that people would instantly associate with the being an “Art Lover”, sure I do appreciate a good painting like the Mona Lisa but when it comes to modern art I just have not got a clue. But when a fellow nerdette makes art then I naturally enjoy it because that artist has been inspired by the same things that I …
Ten Great Examples That Show How Amazing Shoe Planters Can Be
This might just be me, but as a kid, I hated just one single thing more than the dentist, and that was shopping for school shoes! Boring shops, full of boring shoes, with boring people fitting them, and boring conversions about why that shoe I was trying on isn’t “quite right for him” boring, boring, boring. And to be honest, …
Ten Amazing Things to Can Make and Do With CDs (Compact Discs)
Yesterday I posted Best “Top 10 Best Ways To Repurpose Vinyl Records” but it seems I may have been a little bit harsh. You see a lot of people have told me about all the cool artwork that featured on LP covers and how much they love vinyl. And after all, just because I don’t like old vinyl records doesn’t …