What to do with old tires at home?
Why get rid of your old car tires when it is possible to give them a second life? Whether as a decorative element in the house or as an idea for the garden, it’s easy to turn a tire into something else original!
10 Tips therefore offers you 10 ideas for recycling old tires. 10 DIY ideas that you will love and test, I am sure!
1. Make a pouf with a tire
A pretty pouffe to make by yourself from an old car tire and rope. For all the steps of this pretty DIY project, go to the Style Me Pretty website, a blog with a multitude of DIY ideas to achieve.
2. Make a Seesaw
Another idea for salvaging an old car tire is to make a seesaw for your little ones out of half a tire and a board.
For other swing ideas with and without tires, here is a guide with photos and ideas to discover on 10-Trucs: How to make a seesaw?
3. Make a planter with a tire
What a great DIY idea offered by the excellent DIY Show Off site. A DIY idea to make a pretty planter from a car tire. Do you like the idea?
4. A nice little bench for the balcony and terrace
Another very nice idea is to make benches for the balcony and the terrace from old car tires. This idea comes to us from the blog A life that we built!
5. Benches for the reading corner of the little ones
Another idea similar to the previous one is to make a nice little bench for your children’s reading corner at home or at daycare.
6. A nice little outdoor table
Still for the terrace and the balcony, here is a DIY idea to recycle old tires into a pretty little table.
7. A basket for your pet
Another way to recycle and give a second life to an old tire is to turn it into a nice basket for your dog or cat’s nap.
8. A swing with a big tire
Do you have a tire of the right size at home and don’t know what to do with it? It’s simple, why not make a swing out of your old tire like in the picture below. Simple, fast and great fun for the whole family!
9. An outdoor game module to make
If you are really a handyman, why not create a real outdoor play module for your children as the excellent blog Blessing Overflowing suggests!
10. A small decorative shelf to make
Here is another idea to inspire you! A pretty little decorative shelf for your child’s room or to decorate a room in the house. You can also buy them directly from the popular Etsy site!