Creative Uses for Old Tires


As it turns out, you’ve got some used tires on hand and you aren’t quite sure what to do with them. Perhaps you’ve thought about disposing those used tires but as you may know, each state has their own rules as to how you can go about disposing your used tires. As a result you likely want a fun project or some creative uses for old tires. This post will try to give you some idea and insights on what you could make with those used tires, and try to get those creative juices flowing.

One of the most unique ideas, if you’ve got the proper backyard for it, is to make an old fashioned tire swing with the tires. This can be a fun project for you if you’ve got the right tire size it can make for a fantastic swing. Make sure to get yourself one of the strongest ropes available, you don’t want to go cheap on that aspect of the swing when making it. You should also make sure that you’re tree branches are very sturdy and can support the forces it will endure when a person is on that swing. If you don’t want to use ropes, you could also try to use some sturdy chains as an alternative. Also if you don’t have a tree, try to find an alternative of where to put the tire swing at.

You could also use the tires to protect your precious items. For example, let’s say you have a boat, you could cut the tire, and then use the tire rubber as a bumper brace, to protect the boat more whenever you make contact with other objects. So this idea of protection, can probably lead you think of other ways you can protect your current belongings.

If you are a gardener if can be a dream for you, the used tires if you cut them, can act as flower and plant holders for you. If you are an artistic person, and enjoy working with crafts, think about making a shoe out of the used tires. The possibilities are endless really!

This article hopefully has given you that nudge you need, that highlights that yes you can do something with those used tires after all. And at the end of it all, just let your imagination and creativity flow, and I am sure you can come up with some great ways to use the used tires.