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How to Make Your Own Recycled Furniture ?

You could produce a lot of trash everyday. So you can use these trash into fashion, modern, and comfortable furniture for your home, or office.

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Why not make your own recycled furniture? Recycled furniture can be more conducive to protecting the environment,  and can learn how to have a good recycling habits. It is not only convenient for those who often moving, but also reduce cost on ordinary furniture. You can design your own furniture by recycling trash, and then turning waste into treasure. It is so amazing!

Describe how your idea would help form new habits and improve recycling at home

Newspaper furniture You can use old newspapers to make a table, chair, basket, or cabinet. The process of method is very simple, and it is also practical in the life. Bottle Furniture Different types of bottles can be made different furniture. Used plastic bottles can be into a flower bottle. Besides, a bottle can be into a night light and art placed in the home or office. In addition, the cans can be into children's toys, such as train, plane, car and so on. It will brings more fun to your lives. Car Furniture Many parts of car can be made ‚Äč‚Äčinto furniture, such as the wheels can be made sofa, chair, swings, and so on. I believe that many young people or who is love car that must be like this idea. Because it is not only creativity, but also makes the home become more modern. What else ideas do you have to make your own recycled furniture ?

What aspects of your idea could benefit from the input of our OpenIDEO community?

Recycle! Reuse! Reduce! In order to protect the environment, make your own recycled furniture is the most eco-friendly way. It is not only reduces the pollution of the environment, but also can cultivate a good recycling habits. Recycling is a good way to reduce the waste of resources, and reduce cost on furniture. In addition, you make your own furniture is very special, as well as have a more healthy environment.


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I just love your idea so much! It is a good way for recycling and reuse,and on the other hand also can help to save a lot of resource and money for us. So it's a win-win idea for both human beings and our planet.

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Thank you so much for your reply. Besides, I agree with your point "it's a win-win idea for both human beings and our planet." In order to protect our environment, people should have a good recycling habits.

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