Trash to Treasure Re-Purposing Hacks

Spring cleaning time is just around the corner and we all will end up finding items around the house that take up space and go unused. Have you ever thought of creating something new out of something old? Instead of throwing some of our old stuff away, why not re-purpose it with a little bit of creativity? Here are several Trash to Treasure Re-Purposing Hacks to consider!

Trash to Treasure Re-Purposing Hacks

Trash to Treasure Re-Purposing Hacks - DIY ideas for creating something new out of something old. 1. This is a re-purposed entertainment center

Doesn’t it make a cute baby changing station? Great idea! (found by the Kingman County Recycle Program)

This is a re-purposed entertainment center. Doesn't it make a cute baby changing station? Great idea!

2. Cardboard Kitchen for Kids

Use a bunch of cardboard boxes to create an insanely cute play kitchen for kids! WOW – definitely saving this idea.

Use a bunch of cardboard boxes to create an insanely cute play kitchen for kids! WOW - definitely saving this idea.

3. Turn Drawers into Side Tables

Take 2 old drawers, add pant and legs, and turn them into pretty side tables!

Take 2 old drawers, add pant and legs, and turn them into pretty side tables!

4. Turn Cabinet Drawers into Shelves

Save those old cabinet doors! Use them for beautiful DIY projects like this.

Save those old cabinet doors! Use them for beautiful DIY projects like this -

5. How to Make a Porch Swing

This is a DIY porch swing made from an old crib. Neat! (source unknown)

This is a DIY porch swing made from an old crib. Neat!

6. Pearl Art

Have a broken necklace or fashion jewelry that you no longer wear? Turn the jewels into artwork! This is so beautiful. Made by Jeannine DeLong (found on Pinterest).

Have a broken necklace or fashion jewelry that you no longer wear? Turn the jewels into artwork! This is so beautiful.

7. It’s Family Time, Hand Over the Electronics 

This is a neat idea for families with older children. Use a wooden box and turn it into an electronics collecting station so that everybody participates in dedicated “family time”

This is a neat idea for families with older children. Use a wooden box and turn it into an electronics collecting station so that everybody participates in dedicated "family time".

8. Minnie Mouse Cozy Coupe

Minnie Mouse care makeover! WOW – this is a very fun tutorial to see!

Minnie Mouse care makeover! WOW - this is a very fun tutorial to see!

9. Wood Crate Shoe Storage

Use old wood crates and make a hanging shoe closet! (source unknown)

Use old wood crates and make a hanging shoe closet!

10. Sunflower Painted on a Window

Repurpose an old window by painting a big beautiful sunflower to shine through it! (source unknown)

Repurpose an old window by painting a big beautiful sunflower to shine through it!

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