Reusing Plastic Bottles

With a utility knife an a little imagination, you'll find that reusing plastic bottles is easy to do.



071 reusing plastic bottles - chain holder
Reusing plastic bottles—in this case an empty container of antifreeze—as chain holders is just a matter of cutting an access hole.
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071 reusing plastic bottles 1 wick waterer
Fill it with water, insert a strip of cloth, and through capillary action you can reuse a bottle as a wick waterer. 
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071 reusing plastic bottles 4 funnel
Cut off the bottom an a bottle can be a funnel.
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071 reusing plastic bottles 3 car tool box
Cut a larger access hole and an empty plastic bottle can become a car tool box.
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071 reusing plastic bottles 5 watering jug
Poke some holes in the lid an an empty gallon milk jug serves as a watering can.
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071 reusing plastic bottles - nail holder
A sturdy jug makes a fine nail holder or screw holder.
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