Monday 10 January, 2022

Turn a Plastic Bin Into a Cat Shelter

Have community cats living in your area without any shelter during the winter? Or perhaps you are attempting to adopt a stray cat, and cannot get the cat to stay indoors all the time. In these situations, you need to set up a cat shelter if you want to keep cats dry, protected and warm. […]


Monday 03 January, 2022

Why Use a Plastic Bin as a Cat Shelter?

Need to get a cat shelter for stray or community cats—or just a stubborn house cat that refuses to stay indoors? Your first thought may be to head to the pet store to pick something up. But you might actually be better served by turning a plastic tote with lid into a cat shelter through […]


Monday 27 December, 2021

Why Use Plastic Bins to Conceal Your Power Strips?

If you are looking for creative uses for plastic totes, one which you may stumble across is concealing your power strips. The idea is simple. You get a small plastic storage tote, and you punch a few holes or slots through the side. You can then run your power strip through it, hiding it from […]


Monday 20 December, 2021

8 Unusual Uses for Plastic Bins You’ve Never Thought Of, Part 2

Looking for interesting uses for plastic storage bins? While most people look for cheap plastic bins for sale in order to serve as a simple, pragmatic storage solution, there are actually a lot of cool plastic storage bin DIY projects. In 8 Unusual Uses for Plastic Bins You’ve Never Thought Of, Part 1, I introduced […]


Monday 13 December, 2021

8 Unusual Uses for Plastic Bins You’ve Never Thought Of, Part 1

Wondering what to make with a plastic container? If you have some extra plastic storage containers laying around and are looking for some creative ideas for repurposing bins, there are plenty of them out there just waiting for you. Let’s take a look at 8 unusual uses for plastic bins! 1. Build a garden feature […]


Monday 06 December, 2021

What to Look for in Plastic Bins for Books

Shopping for cheap plastic bins for books? When it comes to classroom storage, nothing beats colorful plastic containers for versatility, durability, and practicality. But what features are important to look for when you buy storage bins for the classroom? Let’s take a look. 1. A range of useful colors In the classroom, colors are useful […]


Monday 29 November, 2021

How to Decorate Plastic Containers for the Holidays

Plastic bins are pretty handy when it comes to gift-giving over the holidays. For one thing, they actually make a practical gift all on their own. For another, you can use them as containers for other presents. Pack a plastic container for food full of homemade cookies and you’ve got the perfect treat for a […]


Monday 22 November, 2021

Why Give the Gift of Plastic Bins This Holiday Season? Part 2

When you are holiday shopping, what do you usually think of buying for the people on your list? While you might have personal gifts picked out for a few recipients, many others will end up with generic holiday gifts—chocolates, ornaments, and so on. But these gifts do not necessarily have any practical value. So why […]


Monday 15 November, 2021

Why Give the Gift of Plastic Bins This Holiday Season? Part 1

Looking for gift ideas for this holiday season? If you are in search of gifts which are practical and a great fit for everyone on your list, then think about buying your friends and family plastic storage bins with lids. True, plastic containers for storage probably are not what springs to mind when you think […]


Monday 08 November, 2021

Fall Retail Display Ideas, Part 2

We are approaching the end of summer, which means it is time to start thinking about fall store window display ideas. It isn’t easy to come up with an original concept every single year, but customers do remember past store windows and hope to see something new each autumn. In Fall Retail Display Ideas, Part […]


Monday 01 November, 2021

Fall Retail Display Ideas, Part 1

Summer this year has really whizzed by, hasn’t it? It is hard to believe, but the fall retail season is coming up fast, so this is right about when you should be thinking and planning for your fall retail window displays. If you’re having a hard time coming up with fall store window display ideas, […]


Monday 25 October, 2021

Why Decorate Plastic Storage Totes?

Maybe you have recently purchased a set of clear plastic storage totes for your home. If so, you’ve made a great decision. You have invested in some of the most versatile and cost-effective storage containers in existence. Still, you have to admit that they are not that high on aesthetic value. Plastic containers for clothes, […]


Monday 18 October, 2021

How to Decorate Plastic Bins with Decoupage, Part 2

Are you looking for a unique technique you can use to decorate plastic storage bins? If so, then you will want to consider decoupage. Decoupage is the art of covering pretty much any surface that you can think of using scraps of paper (such as origami paper, wallpaper, or magazine cutouts). This is an awesome […]


Monday 11 October, 2021

How to Decorate Plastic Bins with Decoupage, Part 1

If you have recently purchased a set of plastic bins or drawers for your home, you may be wondering, “How can I decorate a plastic storage box?” Clear plastic storage bins offer many advantages; they are versatile, lightweight, and budget-friendly. But they are not always the most elegant addition to your home decor. For that […]


Monday 04 October, 2021

Questions to Ask Before Shopping For Your Dorm Room, Part 1

Getting together your college dorm supplies list? There really is no “one size fits all” approach to shopping for a dorm room—although you may think that there is, given how many lists you will find online (your school will likely give you one as well during orientation or in the mail). In truth, one of […]