We all have been emphasizing the fact that we need a cleaner and better environment. With the growing need of a cleaner and better environment, we all need need to make efforts within the scope of each of us. We all need to contribute our bit. It is very important to reuse, reduce and recycle. We all need to emphasize on the importance of reusing old things to make new things. We can’t dispose of all old things and replace them with all new things. This will definitely not benefit anyone nor the environment. Mostly, everything which we plan to dispose off has an alternate use. You need to be aware of the facts and also use your presence of mind. We often dispose off old auto parts. The fact is that we can use old auto parts in innumerable different ways. You can be very creative and innovative.
Here Are 7 Ways To Repurpose Vintage Auto Parts Around Your House
Old Tyres As Swings
Old car tyres can be used as swings. These tyres can be hung from one of the stronger branches of the tree. A strong cloth or a strong rope can be used for the purpose of hanging the tyre from the tree. To make the tyre more interesting and attractive you can paint the tyres in interesting, bright and eye catching colours. You can also write down interesting phrases or words on the tyre. These will definitely catch the onlooker’s attention. Your backyard will look different and will definitely stand out with this different swing that you have placed in your garden.
Car Seat Covers As Chair Covers
The covers used for covering car seats need not be thrown away, once the need is over. You can very conveniently use the covers to cover up your chair or sofa seats. The covers can be slightly cut or made of an appropriate size for the chair or sofa seats. The best part is that these covers are washable, so once in a while you can clean them up when they become too dirty. You also end up saving money as you don’t have to spend too much on the covers.
Rear Mirrors As Decorative Items
Rear mirrors used in cars can be used as decorative pieces in the house or even in the backyard. The reflection of these mirrors are very interesting as they give a very different look to whichever place they are placed in. You can also a hang a few of these mirrors together. If you want you can also create a reflection wall using these mirrors.
Old Tyre Seats
Old tyres can be used for creating a proper seating arrangement. You can paint the tyres interestingly. You can also use two tyres for one seat in order to elevate the seating. Cushions can also be added to the seats to make the seating arrangement comfortable. Use bright or soothing colours depending on the place and arrangement where the seats are to be placed.
Tyre As A Mirror Frame
We all use mirrors to enhance the look of the house. A circular mirror can be placed in the house and a car tyre can be used as a frame to support and enhance the look of the mirror. You can make the tyre a fun piece and make it look different. The mirror can also have a few embellishment and other things to add a funky and totally different look to it. This is an unusual way to hang a mirror and will most definitely stand out and change the look of your house.
Number Plates Attractions
You can gather the number plates of all your auto mobiles, it can be a car, or a bike and arrange them in a different manner. They can be kept in your backyard together as though they have been kept for directions. You can also use the number plates as labels. These are interesting and fun concepts which are very different from the usual ones. Also these are extremely simple and easy to be done.
Table From Tyre Treads
Interesting centre, side or tea tables can be made using tire treads. You will have to place the tyre treads at the centre of the table and spread them appropriately. This is a different concept for a table. Many people feel that the table is too rough and harsh because of the presence of tyre tread, so you can place a glass or a table runner which does not spoil or cover the look of the tyre tread.
These are a few ways in which you can you old and vintage auto parts in and around your house. You can use the auto parts all by yourself to enhance the look of your house and the area around it. Be different and try these as they are fun and you will enjoy it.