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5 Things To Do With A Galvanized Bucket!

Spring is a great time for some fun and easy DIY projects around the house. Get a head start on the season, with these great ideas. Here are five neat projects you can do with a galvanized bucket found at your local hardware or big box home improvement store!

​​1. Sort and store your clutter: Organize your garage, shed or an outdoor storage shelf with buckets labeled to help you sort and store all kind of things - gardening tools, toys, sports equipment and more! Use sticky labels, self-adhesive chalk board labels (both available at the craft store) or good old fashioned paint! (Source: domesticcharm.blogspot.com)


2. Create rustic charm: Did you know you could make a galvanized bucket into a light fixture? Neither did we! But leave it to the DIY network to come up with this gem we saw on their website. Check it out; there are step by step instructions and pictures. (Source: DIY Network)


3. Display your guest towels: We love this creative approach to setting out guest towels. Use this idea in your guest bathroom, guest room, or just set them out only when guests are coming. This idea was spotted on PotteryBarn.com. (Source: Pottery Barn)


4. Create house numbers: Use buckets painted with your house numbers and doubling as planters to take your curb appeal up a notch! (Source: Wonderfully Made)


5. Wrangle your garden hose: Forget about plastic hose organizers or ugly spools of hose! Use are large galvanized tub to store your hose and it will never be an eyesore again. (Source: Life in a Little Red Farmhouse)