Hoarding old items can be a serious problem for some people. However, this next woman’s clever way to reuse tin cans has become a trending topic on Facebook and Twitter. As we all know, money can be hard to come by these days, and brilliant ideas like this are a great way to add decorations to your home for free.
This DIY expert showcased over a dozen different items that can be made from a few simple tin cans. Wind chimes, table lamps, and even plant holders can be constructed from old tin cans. Of course, some paint and flair can be added to the cans in order to make them look more attractive for your home.
For those of you that have children, a pair of tin can shoes be a fun way to exercise their legs. But, just make sure the tin cans are sealed. Then, harness a rope to the cans to give your children the ability to control the homemade stilts with their hands. Old tin cans can also make a great centerpiece for your living room or dining room as well. Of course, you should give them a good paint job first.
If you happen to be creative like most DIY people, you can pin holes into the can to make shapes and letters. Adding a candle into a can that has a figure designed into it will create a great ambiance for your room. It won’t be long until someone asks you where you purchased your new tin can item.