7 creative ways to reuse and recycle old CDs and DVDs
You will generally find a bunch of old CDÃ¢Â€Â™S at your home. Many of you will consider these CDÃ¢Â€Â™S and DVDÃ¢Â€Â™S as a waste. You will probably throw them away. Do you know there are really interesting and creative ways in which these CDÃ¢Â€Â™S can be utilized? Recycling is a great option to make best use of these old collections of CDÃ¢Â€Â™S. Explore your creative side and feel free to make optimum use of these CDÃ¢Â€Â™S.
Here are some amazing ways to recycle and reuse your spare CDÃ¢Â€Â™S:
1. Catch candle drips
You can give your candles an amazing and creatively designed stand. Make intelligent use of a CD for the same. One thing that you need to make sure is that the candle which you are using should be short in length, and has a base that will support it to stand easily. You should keep in mind that the candle base should be a little larger than the CD hole to fit into it. After fixing your candle, you just need to place the candle holder on a heat resistant surface.
2. Bike reflectors
You will love to flaunt your bikes by making it eye catchy and unique. Using a CD on your bicycle wheels can give your bike a different style. This change wonÃ¢Â€Â™t be irresistible to look at and appreciate. Bike reflectors are easy to make. You just need to tape you CD to your bicycle wheels. These will work as great reflectors.
3. Flower holder
Many a times, you may not think of investing in a flower vase because it is not that easy to look for a vase that suits well with your home dÃƒÂ©cor. You can make an interesting flower holder with your CDÃ¢Â€Â™S. You just need to take a CD and put it over a glass of water. Make sure that you put the flower stems through the CD hole. The best part is that the shiny CD surface will act as a mirror to display the beautiful flowers.
4. Garden row markers
Your CD can make unique garden row makers. On the CD-Rom you can write the name of your vegetable using a permanent marker. Next you just need to place the CD on the ground. This will make clear and interesting classifications in your garden.
5. Bird treat
You might be following a routine of serving birds with food and water. This option will add beauty and creativity to it. Simply you need to coat your CD with peanut butter and dip the same into bird seed. This can easily be attached to the tree branch and will act as a great source of treat for the birds.
Clock is a great option that can be made using a CD. Make an intelligent use of old CDÃ¢Â€Â™S to create funny clocks. These exciting clocks will add fun to your little oneÃ¢Â€Â™s room.
7. Wind chimes
Give a unique and colorful look to your home interiors using a CD as a wing chime. You might be amazed with this option, but it is not just an imagination. You just need to stick two CDÃ¢Â€Â™S together and let them dry. Next you need to drill holes such as one at the top and around six at the bottom of the CD. Let your creativity flow and give appropriate designs to your CD. For example hang beads, and use other decorative thing to make it a really attractive one. Hang them in your home and make it a unique place and a treat to watch.