40 Clever Ways to Repurpose Flower Pots

By Dave Snow

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of flower pots and planters is probably precisely what their name suggests – flowers, plants, and the beauty of nature. You wouldn't believe how many other things planters and flower pots can be used for besides just growing plants. Indeed, they can be transformed into an abundance of useful household products with just a little creativity.

While you may believe that you lack the necessary skills to work such DIY magic, the majority of the projects we’ve collected below require little more than paint, glue, and a bit of patience. So, get out your glue gun, dust off those paint tins, and get ready to create a variety of useful things with the flower pots and planters you have lying around your house.