10 Ways to Re-Use Cardboard Boxes

Are you all for re-using and saving money? Then you will be happy to know that we have come up with some creative ways on how you can re-use cardboard boxes. Cardboard boxes are often used for when people move homes, so if you’re moving home soon, keep your cardboard boxes to ensure that you can re-use them in the future.

When purchasing cardboard boxes, we always advise people to pick cardboard boxes which are sturdy and reliable, to view a collection of quality cardboard boxes visit: www.boxes2move.co.uk, you’re able to keep the boxes for a rainy day.

Re-using your cardboard boxes:

  1. One thing which people decide to do is use the cardboard boxes and create them into homemade cards. This doesn’t just give a personal side to your cards but also saves money, as cards can be rather expensive.
  2. Are you a keen gardener which frequently spends money on planting pots? Well there is no need to worry because you can make your old cardboard box into a plant pot and even decorate it if you aren’t keep on the look of it. This saves money whilst still making your home colourful with flowers.
  3. Cardboards boxes are often used when moving homes, but why not use them for storage as well? Now I don’t mean just have the plain old box lying room with your belongings in, but make the box into something stylish by painting or even wrapping fabric around the cardboard boxes.
  4. Don’t waste your money on coasters and placemats, use cardboard boxes, cut them into the shape that you want and decorate them. All you need is a pair of scissors and decorative tape of course.
  5. There are plenty of toys you’re able to make out of cardboards boxes for your kids.
  6. Are you hosting a kid’s party? Well re-use your cardboard boxes by making party decorations and making gift bags. You save money whilst making it more personal to your party.
  7. Use the old cardboard boxes for filling.
  8. You can make tags and signs out of the boxes which you’re able to use for a variety of things, for example tags on your clothing. Adding to this you could even make a bookmark.
  9. Did you know that cardboard boxes actually make a great bed for your pet? Make it cosy with cushions and fluffy blankets.
  10. Make a basket for whatever you want; it could be for makeup or even toiletriesgame.

As you can see there are plenty of ways to re-use cardboard boxes and if you don’t already have some, there are plenty of places to purchase them from, and remember to keep them and re-use them!

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