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Creative ideas for repurposing your old jeans

Got a pair of old jeans you are thinking of throwing, well you need not to trash it anymore. You can reuse that worn out but extremely durable denim material in your home in different ways. Here are some unique ideas to repurpose your old pair of jeans that will inspire you to take up your own DIY project.





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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 21, 2015 at 9:37 am

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Repurposing old items to create a killer DIY fire pit

There is nothing more relaxing than sitting by fire, roasting marshmallows as you share your favorite stories with your loved ones over the weekend. The only problem is that we usually do not have a dedicated fire pit in our backyard. Need not to worry, as you can build your own fire pit, using some surprisingly usual household items, in plenty of ways. Here are some such ideas to make DIY fire pit using materials in and around your home.





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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 20, 2015 at 9:41 am

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Simple steps to build a DIY wind powered water pump

If you are an eco enthusiast and want to experiment with renewable energy on your own, then there is no better option than to create a homemade, DIY wind powered water pump. It may not work as smoothly as other water pumps available in the market but with little innovation, you can modify its design and tweak it to function properly. In this article, we have discussed the basic steps to make wind powered water pump on your own.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 18, 2015 at 10:13 am

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Household items that can make excellent eco-friendly seed starters

If you are looking for seed starting pots to grow a garden in your home, consider repurposing some items in your home as seed starters, rather than buying them from a store. They would not only be as effective as the real seed starters, but also offer an eco-friendly alternative to fancy starter kits. Here we have listed some such household items that you can use for the same purpose.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 2, 2015 at 9:45 am

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Sustainability initiatives from America that are guiding the world

Climatic changes have been causing several harmful effects in various parts of the world. To fight its ill effects, there are sustainability efforts going on in almost every community. In the U.S. too, there are several urban sustainability efforts being done by communities in every nook and corner. Let us check out some of the inspiring green initiatives that can be replicated anywhere in the world.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 24, 2015 at 9:51 am

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Amazing ideas to use for repurposing wine bottles

Recycling is one way to reuse the old stuff so it does not cause added pollution or damage to the environment. One such item that can be recycled effectively and creatively is a wine bottle. Wine bottles can take several shapes and forms on processing. Thus, you can create multiple items using old or empty wine bottles. Here are some cool ideas for you to recycle these bottles wisely.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 13, 2015 at 9:20 am

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Amazing lamps crafted by repurposing wine bottles

Recycling old stuff can be a very creative way to come up with new objects. Handmade lamps are also such objects that can be a result of recycling several types of products. However, here we are talking about the recycling of wine bottles that can lead to the creation of some awesome lamp designs. Check out a few such lamps that are so innovatively made out of discarded bottles of wine.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 9, 2015 at 9:22 am

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Your sustainably clean house starts now

We often talk about factories, growing automobiles and big shopping malls for emitting carbon in the environment, but neglect the home products that can create indoor pollution and can be harmful for our health. Chemicals used in house cleaning products are the chief culprit of indoor pollution. However, we can replace these cleaning chemicals with natural product available in our homes that are as effective as other cleaning products available in the market. The best part is that they are much safer and does not harm the environment in any way. Here are some of the natural ways to clean different areas of your home.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - May 14, 2015 at 7:38 am

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Unusual objects recycled into planters that look grat

Gardening is one work that is not at all boring and tedious! But watching same old plastic or clay planters can make us loose interest in our most loved job. If you want to give a new life to your garden, you can look for some objects in your home. Instead of trashing the useless clutter, you can convert it into unique and creative planters. This way you can enjoy your gardening and can add more green to the environment.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - March 29, 2015 at 4:55 am

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Recycle spray cans into lovely and practical objects

With an imaginative mind and creative hands, we can turn any futile item into a useful object. Many creative people are using their imagination to the fullest. Below are some of the cool and incredible looking pieces made from empty spray cans. Take a look.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - March 25, 2015 at 4:55 am

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