So, in honor of these statistics, we've found some creative and useful ways to reuse cans and other metal items in your own household to keep these items out of the trash.
Have some old aluminum bakeware? Cookie sheets can be turned into cute message boards for the kitchen. Cupcake tins can be great drawer organizers or paint holders for the artist in your family.
|courtesy of FamilyFun Magazine|
|Courtesy of Domestic Charm|
|Drawer organizer and Art Supply organizer from HGTV|
|Can tabs to coordinate outfits from Ideabottle and a scarf organizer from HGTV|
|4th of July Windsock, 3 Tiered Vase, Hydrangea Vase Collection can all be found at Under The Table and Dreaming; Twig Vase from Simple Homemade|
|Fruit and Cupcake Pedestals can be found with many other crafts from this page on Under The Table and Dreaming|
|Biscuit cutter and wine rack from Real Simple|
|Wall garden (can also be used for herbs) and flower caddy from Under The Table and Dreaming|