If you love recycling everyday items to find new purposes for them, this article is for you. It is common knowledge you can reuse wooden or metal objects, but did you know you can also recycle concrete? Yes, you read that right; today we will show you how to give cinder blocks a renewed and beautiful purpose. We have seen some of these blocks discarded in the street, or we know someone who has accumulated them at home without giving them any use. With the help of some tools, discover a couple of DIYs using cinder blocks to turn them into furniture for the house, decorative objects, and even a grill to share moments with family and friends.
Build outdoor furniture with blocks
Our gardens deserve decorative pieces too. You can create a trendy outdoor bench that adds a bold statement to the yard with this idea. It is fun creating this piece, and as a result, you will enjoy a very comfortable space in the garden.
For a regular-sized bench, you need 12 cinder blocks. Stack six on one side and six on the other, and then join them by placing wooden boards through the openings on each side. You can also add colorful cushions to match your patio furniture and make the bench more comfortable.