How t repurpose Plastic milk crates?

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  • Lit18359573 Lit18359573 on Jul 17, 2017
    When I was growing up we use to use them for seats w pillow as book cases putting the mattress on them as beds it just depends on how many you have as bookstands make chandeliers the ideas are endless
  • KattywhampusLOL KattywhampusLOL on Jul 17, 2017
    Gloria, Here are a few suggestions on what you can do with plastic milk crates:
    and there may be a few on here you haven't seen in the others ;) >>>
    Have fun and thanks for asking Hometalk for suggestions :)

  • Tina Tina on Jul 17, 2017
    I love to use old 12x12 ceramic tiles and drill a hole in each corner or if you choose you can stack side by side and only use on top and sides and even cut for inside to hold boots or shoes by back door or in garage to hold a variety of items or why not take it inside a bedroom and use it as a bookshelf...all kinds of ideas or wallpaper or stamp hand prints of a small child or your pet
  • C. D. Scallan C. D. Scallan on Jul 17, 2017
    Cover in fabric and make cushioned cover--ottoman with storage . Spray paint in fun colors, stack and connect with zip ties , fun organization for the children's room or your craft room . Line them up, attached with zip ties , place a piece of pine or finished cedar on top for a back porch bench that has cubbies for everyone's shoes and boots.
  • Dfm Dfm on Jul 17, 2017
    Wire them together for storage cubbies.

  • FRED RIGGS FRED RIGGS on Jul 17, 2017
    PUT BLANKET ON TOP AND USE IT FOR A STOOL.
  • Landsharkinnc Landsharkinnc on Jul 17, 2017
    Stack and use for bookcases, storage...cut heavy duty cardboard to fit the bottom to keep small things from slipping thru openings, send back to the milk company
  • Landsharkinnc Landsharkinnc on Jul 17, 2017
    Give to a college student!!!!most dorm rooms are decorated in 'early milk crate!'
  • Karen Krysowaty Karen Krysowaty on Jul 17, 2017
    STorage bins for toys or craft materials. I use them upside down as little tables on my patio,
  • Brigid Brigid on Jul 18, 2017
    Turn them on their side, lay them side by side, you can use large tie wraps to secure them together. Depending on how many you have you can stack on top of each other . This makes a great storage / organizer for collections of books or old records, children's toys , games , backpacks , shoes etc.. You can stack them up but be sure to secure them to the wall so children don't pull them over on themselves.