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8 Creative Ways to Convert Your Plastic Storage Bin into Something Useful

By Andrew Alpin, 21 March 2017


Plastic bins are extremely convenient for their storage purposes. But apart from being bins, you’ll be surprised at the versatile ways you can use them. By exploring the creative side in you, you can find several innovative uses of plastic bins. Check out some of these cool DIY ways you can use them.

1 Fancy Toy Box

Plastic bins can make fancy toy boxes. Just get out some burlap, wrapping paper and adhesive and transform your dull plastic bin into a piece of décor to match your home. You can make a fancy and attractive toy box for your kids similar to the one in the picture.

Fancy Toy Box

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2 Decorated Drawers

Using decorative tissue paper, napkins, glue and scissors, get cracking and convert your bin into a decorative drawer. You can browse through Pinterest for some snazzy ideas.

Decorated Drawers

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3 Top Entry Cat Litter Boxes


Litter boxes for cats are extremely important to keep your home free from Cat poo. Plastic storage bins can make sturdy cat litter boxes. All you need is a box cutter some duct tape and carpet thread and your bin will soon be a litterfield.

Top Entry Cat Litter Boxes

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4 Jewelry Organizer and Transporter

A storage bin can easily be converted into a jewelry holder and transporter because of ample space inside. This would come in handy especially for jewelry makers as necklaces and chains always get tangled in transportation. Just drill some holes on the side and insert metal hooks or rods to hang the items. Color the outside of the box in your own creative way with duct tape, colored cloth or paper.

Jewelry Organizer and Transporter

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