Pallets For The Home and Garden

Pallets For The Home and Garden

Pallets were once considered trash. But as they often say, “one mans trash is another mans treasure”. A new trend of “pallet people” have become all the rave. They are continuously seeking pallets for craft and home decor projects. Some of the many innovative things people were up-cycling the pallets for were, wood tables, couches, shelves, patio furniture, bed frames,spice racks, cabinets, and even tiny houses. The possibilities have become endless.

Carrie Martinez of K&S Pallets of Fort Wayne states that many of these up-cycles are …

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Pallets for Emergency Floors

Pallets for Emergency Floors

Refugee camps don’t have a lot of positives to offer, but there are a ton of shipping pallets laying around that are of some value. They currently don’t see much action and often end up in the trash.

In order to make some use of them social entities are using the pallets to build floors for shelters that hold people needing it. Refugees are still using unsanitary dirt floors that cause diseases to all kinds of different individuals.

With many more refugees living in camps, the aid …

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Utilizing Wooden Pallets

Utilizing Wooden Pallets

Many people think that older wooden pallets are worthless and are something that should simply be thrown away, but the reality is that wooden pallets can be a gold mine for some individuals, especially those that make furniture out of discarded wooden pallets. Most people think that the wooden pallets they see out behind stores are trash and made out of low quality pine wood, but there are pallets that are just lying around for the taking, which are made out of high quality woods, …

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12 Pallet Perfect Projects

12 Pallet Perfect Projects

Wooden pallets are an exceptionally versatile and cheap tool to use in design, decorating, or even construction. With the market the way that it is, people are looking to save money where ever they can while still being able to show who they are stylistically. Wooden pallets help them do this with just a little time on the part of the do-it-yourself mentality person. You do not even need to be very stylish to use these versatile products considering that Pinterest has many wonderful projects …

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Make A Pallet Swimming Pool For Under $80

Make A Pallet Swimming Pool For Under $80

Have you ever wanted your own swimming pool? I daydream about having a pool in my backyard at least once a week but whether you live in the south or in the north a pool for $80 is a steal! At that price almost all us could afford one.

How can you do it? A savvy Facebook user named Torben Jung has posted instructions on just how he built a swimming pool out of pallets and other recycled or inexpensive materials on that minuscule budget. He …

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Pallet Gardening Saves You Money

Pallet Gardening Saves You Money

It is getting to be that time of year when people all across the country want to put in a garden in their back yard and start growing their favorite fruits, vegetables and flowers. However, many people also have large trees in their yard, or limited space that makes it nearly impossible to attain a flourishing garden. Luckily, there are various options that you can use that will allow you to achieve that lush garden you are searching for in a very limited space.

Pallet Gardening …

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Pallets to Profits – Entrepreneurial Ingenuity in Motion

Pallets to Profits – Entrepreneurial Ingenuity in Motion

Central Career and Technical School has a plan to make money by literally creating something out of nothing.

On April 10th, Central Tech plans on launching a company dubbed Pallets to Profits. The company’s objective will be to manufacture wooden products such as house signs, planters, and stepping stools out of shipping pallets donated from local businesses.

In addition to the pallet program, the company will also produce metal products from scrap and donated steel.

The unique business model developed for the Pallets to Profits Company is twofold …

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