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35 Creative Ways To Recycle Wooden Pallets

35 Creative Ways To Recycle Wooden Pallets
From storing items, beds or coffee tables to window boxes, shoe cabinets or comfortable rockers, a wooden pallet is anything but waste timber. Since lots of companies are dependent on fiber from wood recycling, why not to try to gain all the benefits for your home? Perfect for a lounge area in the balcony or a lovely corner in the garden, wooden pallets can be combined, remodeled and fixed up in practical desks, chairs, bookcases, tables and beds. Have a look on the gallery below and you will find many ideas of pallet furniture. If you decide to do it by yourself, our advice is to use basic tools and pallets; the standard recommendations for recycled wood pallets are 24 x 24 or 30x 30 – buy it from here. Don’t miss: 20 Patios Perfect for Your Garden and 45 Delightful Outdoor Dining Area Design Ideas If you are passionate about reducing the amount of trees being cut down, then you will understand our call to recycle and reuse old pallets instead of manufacturing new products. or 30 x 30

DIY: Gift Bags Made from Recycled Envelopes By Jessica Jones, How About Orange Find an envelope of any size. (I embellished these by printing a label on the front of them first. You can use my design if you want; these PDFs are set up according to how my printer feeds envelopes through. If yours is different, you might need to experiment. 1. 2. 3. 4. 2012 Internet Memes: The 50 Best, Funniest Memes of 2012 (Page 3) Gymnasts are, as a group, athletically awesome freaks of nature who will spend hours swinging around a PVC pipe, vaulting straight up into the air with no net, and doing backflips on and off a beam that's about three inches wide. Hell, some of them even make twirling a ribbon look cool. They're a crazy-focused group who pursue perfection at all costs, and when they don't get it, they are not impressed. McKayla Maroney, as you may have heard, was not impressed with her performance in the individual vault competition at the the London Olympics this year. The ass-plant not only broke McKayla's 33-vault landing streak in competition, it dropped her into second place, and earned her the runner-up prize of silver medal. Hey, silver! On the podium, staring up at some other chick wearing her medal (bitch.) The internet immediately attached itself to the picture, generating memes aplenty... Check out more of McKayla with the Very Best of the McKayla Is Not Impressed Meme.

Pebble Watch Seamlessly Connects Your Whole Smartphone Life The Summer Gadget Series is presented by the Galaxy Nexus from Sprint. Android 4.0, Google Wallet and Google Play make it pure Google. Truly Unlimited data from Sprint makes it unstoppable. Check it out. Product: Pebble Price: From $150 (check the product website for pricing) What It's Good For: Accessing your smartphone while on the go, from your wrist. Who It's Good For: Smartphone owners who love to use apps for running, swimming, biking and multitasking. Limitations: It's still in production and the first round of orders is closing soon. Bottom Line: Pebble is the first smart watch to seamlessly work with the iPhone and Android, and there's a reason why users are clamoring to order a sleek, smart-looking Pebble. Pulling your phone out of your pocket to see who's calling or to read text messages is so 2011. The Pebble smart watch lets you check your messages, see who's calling and even control the tunes your smartphone is playing -– all from your wrist. How it Looks How it Works

25 Ways Of How To Use Pallets In Your Garden Benches, flower pots, tables, small vertical gardens and even canopies covered with plants. All of them can decorate your garden immediately if you know how to make a simple pallet work. After we’ve shown you how to recycle wooden pallets, we thought it would be a great idea to see a bunch of decorative ideas that can beautify your garden. Moreover, they are easy to assemble and prove to be very functional for your future activities! First of all, what you need to do is to find a pallet. Many supermarkets put them in dumpsters before sending to a recycling center, and you can try to get them for free. A wood frame and a lot of pillows – cozy and comfortable! Natural wood or Mediterranean touch? Flowers couldn’t have been planted in a better place. :)

7 Uses for Your Outdated iPad personalised vintage style postmark cufflinks by nicola crawford Made in Britain can be personalised exclusive These handmade sterling silver cufflinks are made to look like an old vintage postmark, which can be personalised with your own details. Makes a great personalised gift for someone who loves times gone by. These cufflinks are made to look like an aged postmark. Choose up to twelve characters (including spaces) to go around the outside, perhaps the name of a special place, and ten characters (two rows of five) to go in the middle which could be a special date. Please enter your text into the boxes provided. The character limit is a guide as to what will fit well within the space. Dates will need to be abbreviated for example JUNE would be JUN or FEBRUARY would be FEB, to allow it to fit well within the area. made from: These are sterling silver and can be cleaned with a silver cloth. dimensions: The cufflinks are 2cm in diameter. product code:

20 Creative Ways to Upcycle Pallets in your Garden | Inspiring Pallet Gardening Ideas Recently I upcycled a pallet and large square wooden crate lying around a local landscaping yard into a mini garden shed for $7. I was so pleased with the result it made me consider other ways to reuse materials for my garden needs. With more of us conscious of repurposing rather than impacting on landfill with unnecessary waste, I thought I’d share these DIY creative ideas to upcycle free wood pallets. Cheryl has turned this hardwood pallet into a stunning vertical garden – perfect for a narrow balcony or limited space. “Upcycling is the process of converting waste materials or useless products into new materials or products of better quality or a higher environmental value.” – I’m sure this pallet planter project could become addictive! Britney created a stunning planter by stapling landscaping fabric onto the back of this pallet, filling with soil and her favourite plants. Click below for more vertical garden resources

terry pratchett bespoke wooden map heart box by bombus Made in Britain can be personalised free gift wrap Following the huge popularity of our signature Bespoke Map Heart, here's a cute and adorable box featuring the location of your choice in the center. A thoughtful, heartfelt and unique gift, this wooden box is ideal for Valentine's day, weddings or anniversaries. Simply choose a single location that’s dear to their heart, and we’ll find the area from our collection of vintage maps before transforming it into a beautiful bespoke box. Would you like it personalised? As we use pieces of real maps and never copies, and each one is uniquely handmade for you, we regret we are unable to offer a sample service, or to send photographs for approval or comments. We have more than 15,000 vintage maps in our collection so we're bound to have the one you're after. Important: Please enter only one map location in the box provided. made from: The box is made from birch ply, is hand sanded, engraved and stained with a light oak colour.Wood. dimensions:

Hanging Candle Holders You will need: Old baby food jars, cleaned Copper electrical wiring Craft knife Spray paint or paint for glass (Perm-Enamels by Delta, or Glossies by Liquitex) Needlenose pliers Tea candle Leftover copper electrical wiring was used for the candleholder at the by removing the plastic sheath and taking just the wires out. You can do this by cutting down the length of the wire with a craft knife and peeling back the plastic. This isn't easy and should be done carefully by an adult. 1. If you are using thin wire, cut about 4 - 6 wires the same length (about 1 - 2 ft., depending on the size of your jar and how elaborate a design you want). 3. 4. This was made using much thicker copper wire purchased at the hardware store for about 14 cents a foot. Contributed by Marci

18 of the most memorable speeches from sci-fi and fantasy films It's summer blockbuster season, filled with massive explosions and eye-popping special effects. But never forget that nothing can get the heart pounding or blood pumping better than words—especially when they're in the form of memorable speeches given in some of sci-fi and fantasy's greatest movies. We've found 18 memorable and often inspiring movie monologues that really hit a nerve with audiences. Check them out below! V for Vendetta—V's Televised Speech The revolution will not be televised—or will it? Troy—Achilles' Speech Achilles (Brad Pitt) was a cocky son of a gun who really wanted to take the Trojans down a peg or two. The 13th Warrior—Norse Prayer Final battle scenes in war movies always pull at the heartstrings, especially when you already know the outcome. The Matrix Reloaded—Morpheus' Speech "Zion! Starship Troopers—Lieutenant Jean Rasczak's Welcome Speech Michael Ironside has military-speak down to a science. Star Trek (2009)—"I Dare You to Do Better" Poor Roy Batty!