When you wish to decorate your home within budget then reuse of old household stuff is a preferred and workable idea. Old furniture can be remodelled in plenty of ways. Old shutters are one of them. These weathered shutters when used in creating new decoration items makes wonderful, fresh and new creations as if you have brought them just now. Repurpose of old shutters requires little time and creative skills but is worth it as it gives you appreciation and perfect look to your house. So just as we renovate our homes we can also give a new look to our old shutters in a cost effective way. Here will learn about six interesting ways to convert and recycle those boring and ugly old shutters into awesome new creations in just few bucks. So check out these crafty and colourful recycling ways below:
Make An Organizer
Organizer is one of the cool, simple and easiest ways to make best use of your old shutter. Clean and paint your shutter to make it look new. Now attach it on to the wall for tucking useful and daily use item such as newspapers, cards, magazines etc. in its slots. Many times we forget where we had kept the keys of the house. Hooks tied to the shutter are remarkable idea to hang the keys and other tiny things on it. This way you would always find your valuable stuff whenever you need it.
Create A Headboard
Why to purchase a brand new expensive headboard when you can create it easily out of your old unused shutters. Create a headboard using an antique shutter to render a rusty and elegant look to the bedroom.
A Planter For Your Kitchen Garden
Many people feel disappointed for not having enough space to have their own kitchen garden. Most of the ladies have this desire to grow vegetables in their own kitchen. To solve this problem old shutter comes to the help. To create vertical garden, all you need to do is to attach tiny pots to your shutter with little bit of greenery to accentuate the look of your garden.
Make A Table
Creating a table is also a brilliant idea to repurpose your old shutters. Old shutter can also be reused to create a sturdy table using basic skills of carpentry. Paint them with cool colours of aqua, sea green etc. to give a classy touch to your room.
Create A Storage Compartment Or Shelf
With growing needs and shortage of space in modern homes, storage compartments or shelves have becomes an inevitable need. These wonder pieces help you to store lots of things in a limited space. Repurpose your old weathered window shutters to create useful shelves to which you can also attach hooks for conveniently storing cups and mugs.
Create A Nesting Place For Birds
Are you fond of birds and thinking about a beautiful birdhouse? You would be glad to know that you can create birdhouse using old shutters. Keep them in the yard of your house. Shutters make a cool, ventilated and dry nesting place which would be perfect for birds.
Does your shutter mostly stay unused in the basements or garages of your house? Now it is the time to reuse them into variety of useful and beautiful pieces such as headboards, planters, jewellery boxes etc. as mentioned above. With little bit of creativity and craft skills you would be dazzled to create these amazing art pieces that was far from your imagination!!