What To Do With An Outdated Armoire or TV Cupboard. Repurpose

This hub is in regards to the methods you possibly can rework outdated armoires or tv cupboards as they’re usually referred to as. We now have 4 of those tall outdated cupboards in our home and one within the barn. We nonetheless have outdated televisions so we use ours. Most of the new flat display tv don’t match into them. What are you able to do with the outdated ones? Listed below are a number of strategies.

My daughter was eliminating hers and I took it and use it now to place all additional pc stuff in. It is full and I’ve a hub on how we recycled it.

I exploit one for bedding. I consider you need to all the time attempt reusing what you could have.

Following are my strategies and concepts I’ve discovered. Recycle, recycle and recycle anytime you possibly can.

Flip an one right into a craft space or a present wrapping/stationary station. I am all the time having hassle discovering a spot for all of the wrapping paper and ribbons. It is a good place to maintain scissors, playing cards, luggage, and ribbons the place you could find them. It is simple for our Christmas wrappings to get away from us. In case you have a particular place you will not have hassle discovering it when Christmas comes round
For The Backyard

Armories can even work nice for a backyard space. Preserve all of the planting gadgets you want in it. It’s also possible to use it to retailer vases. I retailer my vases up excessive as a result of that is the one place I’ve. Once I need one I’ve to rely on another person to get it down. More often than not my flowers find yourself in no matter glass is helpful to place them in. I might like to have a backyard space like one within the photograph. We do not have the room on this small home. In case you have the room it is an effective way to recycle an outdated armoire.
Make A Bar

I like the thought of turning them into bars. Preserve all of the glasses and liquor in it. Regardless that I do not drink I feel it might probably make an amazing bar.

If the within again of the appears unhealthy as a result of some include a gap within the again for holding a TV. You may cowl the again. Purchase poster board or cardboard, and lower to the dimensions it’s essential cowl the again. Then glue or tape material, fairly wrapping paper or wallpaper to the poster board. After it is lined push it into the again of the cupboard.

If you happen to make the cardboard tight sufficient you will not have to attach it in and might change the look everytime you need. You may use small nails and simply tack it in. I might need to have the ability to take the poster board out so I may change the material. If you happen to do resolve to alter to a distinct material then simply add it proper over the outdated material or wallpaper.

Altering Desk

Use them for altering desk for child. It could be so helpful. Preserve all the infant muddle that you simply want for child in it. I want I had one after we had infants. All of the diapers in these days have been fabric diapers and rubber pants it wasn’t all the time straightforward to discover a place to maintain them. They took up extra space than the diapers do now. I might hook a diaper stacker to the door.

Nice Desk

Use for a desk or pc space to carry all of the tools. It is also good as a result of it might probably shut so nobody can see the muddle within the room.

Good place for these payments, papers, medical papers, pens, pencils, and pc stuff. All of us have all these little gadgets take up area and no place to go along with them makes an excellent submitting cupboard.

I get so overrun with paper stuff. It drives me loopy. I am all the time saving issues that give me concepts for Hubpages.

Linen Closet

You may preserve the linen in an outdated one or a spot to place away winter throws when not in use, in the summertime.

Great spot for all of the bedding all of us have, additional pillows, throw pillows that you do not have out on a regular basis. If you happen to’re like me I alter my throw pillows. I put some away and convey others out.


Use an outdated one for a pantry within the kitchen to place kitchen linen in or storage for can items. It will also be a spot to carry pots and pans or a spot for all of your fairly bowls and dishes. It’s an amazing place for mixer, blender, griddles and meals processor. The issues you do not have room for on counters.

I like pantries as you possibly can see from my pantry hub. If I did not have a closet for my pantry I might make one for a pantry.

When making a pantry. Remember to cowl up the outlet within the again if it has one. If you happen to do not do issues will fall out and slip down the again.

If you happen to do not need to do cardboard and material there are different choices. You may lower a bit of plywood to measurement, cowl with wallpaper or sand and paint, add to the again. Add wooden cabinets.

For Assortment

They’re good locations for all these collections. All of us appear to have them.

They’re so fairly completed in milk paint. Now I’ve by no means used milk paint so I am not an knowledgeable on it. I’ve seen them completed in it and it makes them look so good.

If the it has mirrors on the doorways you don’t need them you possibly can take the mirrors out and add screens. It should exhibit all of your fairly issues. Rooster wire or window display used for the doorways.