Take your accessories up a rung by finding alternative uses for old ladders. It’s taking recycling and up-cycling to another level, so to speak!
An old step ladder makes a great support for board to make a free standing shelving unit.
Use an old fashioned ladder as a cool place to keep your shoes.
Reinventing The Event Horizon
Mount old wooden ladders horizontally on the wall to use as a display shelf.
Funky Junk Interiors
Paint a short stumpy ladder white and use it to store towels in the bathroom.
Inverted step ladders make a quirky shelving unit.
Paint a bamboo ladder dark grey for an up-scale bed-side wall unit.
Home Improvement Episodes
An old wooden hop-up makes a quaint bed-side table.
Open a step ladder out and place in the corner of room for a dual wall book rack.
Old wooden ladders make great pot racks in country style kitchens.
Interior Design Pro
A small white ladder is great in a nursery for draping clothes over – just remember to fix it to the wall securely or remove it from the room once the baby start crawling or before you know it they’ll be trying to climb it!
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A wooden ladder suspended over a dining table is a great place to suspend lanterns.
Suspended wooden ladders are also great for displaying wicker baskets in a country kitchen or dining room.
You can turn an old step ladder into a quirky wine rack!
Use an old decorating step ladder outside to display herbs grown in old paint tins.