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Top 74 Recycling Projects

  1. 16. How To Turn Old Furniture Into a Kids' Toy Workbench

    DIY Network has instructions on how to turn an old computer desk or shelving unit into a toy workbench for kids.

  2. 17. How To Create an Eco-Friendly Metal Backsplash

    Use these instructions to customize your kitchen and help the environment by making a beautiful backsplash made of recycled aluminum.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  3. 18. Recycling Old Interior Paint (00:01:30)

    To stay on budget, Nicole uses recycled paint from Detroit's Paint Source.

  4. 19. Recycle Rechargeable Batteries (01:00)

    When it's time to toss them, find out where to drop them for recycling.

  5. 20. Halloween Milk Jug Luminaries (00:01:37)

    Here's how to make clever DIY Halloween luminaries from recycled milk jugs.

  6. 21. Upcycled Lamps and Lighting Ideas

    The experts at DIY Network show you how to repurpose household items into new lamps, pendants and chandeliers.

  7. 22. How To Make a Cutting Board out of Reclaimed Wood

    Left over wood flooring can provide new materials for making things around the house. Learn how to reuse wood flooring to make a useful...

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1,000 - $2,500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  8. 23. $25K Bathroom Redo (03:29)

    Recycling, reusing and relocating help Bob and Amy save $10K on their redo.

  9. 24. High-Efficiency Roofing (00:52)

    Amy Matthews takes a look at a new high-efficiency roofing material.

  10. 25. How to Install a Recycling Unit into a Kitchen Cabinet

    Install recycling bins in your kitchen cabinet to make being green more convenient.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 26. Plastic Bottle Trellis

    Everyone has them -- empty water and soda bottles they don't know what to do with. Well, DIY knows.

  12. 27. How to Create a Jewelry Rack

    How to create a funky jewelry rack from an old record player and magazine rack, from DIY Network.

  13. 28. Recycling During Makeovers

    The experts at DIY Network provide a tip for going green while updating the home.

  14. 29. How to Recycle a Kitchen Cabinet

    Here's how to make old kitchen cabinetry fit a new space.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  15. 30. Recycling in the Garden (20:01)

    There are lots of ways to use recycled/recaptured resources in the garden.

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