Saturday, August 8, 2009

A Recycling Re-Do




I'm sure a lot of you have these lovely recycling bins. Not very pretty! We started with just one, but once we started recycling more, we needed more. A quick call to the recycling company and the next recycling day, we had more bins. They started out looking like this:


But thanks to a handy hubby who was bored one day, and some old cedar pulled from a job they did, they turned into this:




Much better, don't you think?

7 comments:

roseylittlethings said...

very cool! i only wish we had bins, we are in the county and have to provide our own and they only coe ever other week:(

Jamie said...

That is so clever! Those bins are always such an eyesore. I love the idea of hiding them away!

Kim's Treasures said...

Very nice!

Lisa said...

Hi!
Thanks for stopping by, what a great chest...and wonderful idea for it's use.

Buzzings of a Queen Bee! said...

I love those handy hubbies, and the recycling bins look fabulous now! :)
Carrie

Jenn said...

Wow, I am impressed.

Amy Jo said...

Your husband surprised you with that? It's beautiful! I would be more than surprised to find that in my garage; more like shocked. I love how it hides all your recycle-ables.

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