Every time I throw away a container I’ve used into the garbage, I always have the feeling that I’m throwing something away that could be reused. Most of the time, however, I can’t find a good scenario to reuse the container, so I unfortunately still end up throwing a lot of them away. Until now.

In the following slides, you’ll find ingenious ways of how you can reuse common items you find around the house. Instead of tossing them into the recycling bin next time, try out any of these tips.

So take a look at the following slides and identify which of these items you throw away on a regular basis. You’ll never guess how you can transform an otherwise disposable item into something incredibly practical.