Category: Alternative Uses

20 Brilliant Ways To Reuse And Recycle Old Tires

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20 Brilliant Ways To Reuse And Recycle Old Tires Tires are everywhere and you can easily get them for free from your local garage, used ones that is. Tires are a huge headache when it comes to waste management and recycling, but there are clever DIY ways that each of us can reuse and recycle them …

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Ways to Reuse Plastic Soda Bottles and Save $1000s

20 Ways to Reuse Plastic Soda Bottles and Save $1000s Plastic bottles are something you likely use or know some one that uses each and every day and 9/10 times they get tossed in the trash.  Reusing these can be more environmentally friendly and it can save some major cash. Two liter bottles of pop can …

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12 Surprising Ways to Reuse Aluminum Foil

12 Surprising Ways to Reuse Aluminum Foil  “Americans throw away about three pounds of aluminum foil annually. It will take roughly 400 years for aluminum to break down naturally in the landfill. Some landfills incinerate aluminum, which releases toxic metals and gas into the atmosphere..” Source: Earth 911 . Its surprising how many items have …

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23 Things You Can Cook In A Waffle Iron

23 Things You Can Cook In A Waffle Iron As we all know the Waffle iron was invented to make waffles, well, that may be true but some creative and experimental people have used waffle irons to cook a number of other foods over the years as well. Over at homeandgardenideas.com they have put together a great list …

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38 Clever Things You Can Do With A Plastic Bag

38 Clever Things You Can Do With A Plastic Bag Plastic bags.  We all have them right?  Plastic shopping bags are an item every household seems to have a heap of. To help the environment, they should be re-used. Of course, you can take them along to the grocery store and use them again that way. But …

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34 Amazing And Unexpected Things You Can Do With A Lemon

34 Amazing And Unexpected Things You Can Do With A Lemon We all know the old adage “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade”, but as it turns out, this fantastic fruit has so many more uses than a simple summer refreshment. Of course, lemons can be used in a number of ways to season …

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14 Off-Grid Ways To Use (And Reuse) Aluminum Foil

14 Off-Grid Ways To Use (And Reuse) Aluminum Foil “Americans throw away about three pounds of aluminum foil annually. It will take roughly 400 years for aluminum to break down naturally in the landfill. Some landfills incinerate aluminum, which releases toxic metals and gas into the atmosphere..” Source: Earth 911 . Its surprising how many …

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Over 20 Household Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide

Over 20 Household Uses for Hydrogen Peroxide Nearly every home has a bottle of hydrogen peroxide sitting in the medicine cabinet. Long used as a first aid treatment for cuts and scrapes, this bubbly mix of water and H2O2 has been shown to heal infections as severe as gangrene through simple oxidation. Recent research, however, …

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