Don’t toss old tin cans the moment you are finished using them. It turns out, these cans can be upcycled and repurposed! They are very helpful for any gardening or backyard projects. Here are some ideas.
Use the tops of tin cans as herb labels for your garden. This will help you better organize your garden, and you can spice up these labels by adding jewelry to them. Instructions for how to make this can be found here.
Use tin cans as planters and hang them on your fence. This is great if you have a small backyard or just don’t have enough space. You can paint each can to give it some aesthetic appeal. Poke a few holes on the bottom so the water can drain out and screw it to the fence. More details can be found here.
Nail picture frames to a fence and frame your planters inside. It’s a creative way to showcase a tin can garden!
Create adorable and cute critters with your kids, and stick them in your backyard or out front. Your kids will have loads of fun with this one! More details can be found here.
Light up tin lanterns can mimic the effect of fireflies. Hammer a few holes into unused tin cans, and watch magic happen when the sunsets. More details can be found here.