With a little imagination, some basic building supplies, and a bit of inspiration from salvage features like Garden Junk
in This Old House
, these resourceful TOH
readers gave a cast-off end table, an old door, a vintage shutter, and an old wheelbarrow new life. Here, they share the steps to take for a repurposing project of your own.Shown:
This toy planter appeared in March 2010's "Garden Junk." Writer Lisa Selin Davis suggested, "Choose toys that'll weather well and ones with dirt-friendly containers, like this Tonka metal dump truck."