Give An Old Tire A New Purpose With These 8 Creative Projects

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Give An Old Tire A New Purpose With These 8 Creative Projects

Bethany Burrows

Have you ever seen an old tire by the side of the road, begging to be picked up and re-purposed? Well I have!

I had no idea that there were so many DIY projects that you could do to give an old sad tire a new life! From chairs to sandboxes, tires are a fun way to recycle and create something new.

Some projects only require a coat of paint and others need some serious power tools but if you’re up to the challenge than you should give them a try!

After seeing these creatively crafty projects you’ll never pass up a free tire again!

Click on the photos below to view the original site and get directions for the project.

These homemade rocker toys with give your kids hours of enjoyment and the fact that they’re painted like a lady bug and a bee is just a bonus!

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A tire, pool noodle and some sand are the only things you need to create a sandbox all neighbors will envy!


This is the luckiest dog on the block. Her up-cycled tire bed is the perfect place for naps!


An old bike tire got new life when it was turned into a beautiful mirror. Yes please!


A coat of paint and some flowers turned this sad tire into a pretty planter.


Spruce up your outdoor seating arrangement by turning two tires into a table.


Your kids will fall in love with these terrific tire tea cups!


Sit down and relax on a tire turned chair!


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