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Don’t Chuck-It! Bucket!


By: Ali Levy
April 16, 2012

Tips By Merchandising Guru Ali Levy,

Galvanized buckets like this can make great lamp shades.  This project will require some power tools – hopefully something you already have in your back room – a drill, heat gun and maybe a hammer?  Create an opening on the bottom of the bucket and fit over a bulb.   If you are using energy efficient bulbs, the metal should not get too hot.  It looks industrial and is great way to re-purpose an item you are not using or is slightly dinged up or even rusted.  Happy Earth Day!

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