PVC pipe isn’t really the first thing that comes to mind when you’re thinking about what you need to make your home more “livable.”
But, there are so many different ways to use this material inside the house for things you never would have considered.
From decorating to organizing, PVC pipe is the perfect supply to make it happen.
Here are just 14 ways to use the white tubes in your place that will make you rethink everything you know about home improvement!
1. Organize your shoes
This is such a fun project that uses wider pieces of piping to create the perfect shoe organizer for the entrance of your home. Learn how to make it here.
2. Plant your succulents
Planters can actually get really expensive. PVC pipes are the perfect, cheap alternative and they still look really elegant -- even left just plain white. Learn how to make it here.
3. Hang your razor
There’s nothing worse than a rusty razor sitting on the edge of the shower gathering germs. With zip ties and a thin piece of PVC, you can attach a holder that will keep your razor from getting wet and ruined. Learn how to make it here.
4. Set out silverware
Combining the skinny pipes into a little bundle and adding some ribbon is the perfect way to make a silverware caddy to use at any big BBQ. Learn how to make it here.
5.Store your boots
Boots are definitely big in the fashion world, and almost every girl seems to have a pair. However, the taller the boots are, the harder it is to find storing for them that won’t completely ruin the shoes. This is a great solution that keeps the boots out of the way and in good condition. Learn how to make it here.
6. Create door decor
This snowflake is perfect for the holiday season and is so easy to create. This project can easily be modified for a different shape as well, and the PVC pipe is so light that it doesn’t take much to hang it on the door. Learn how to make it here.
7. Make a spot for your hair care appliances
This is a way to free up drawer space, make the tools easy to access, and keep them out of the way when they’re not being used. Learn how to make it here.
8. Hang your measuring spoons
Never ask yourself where the teaspoon is again! Now you’ll know exactly where to find it, and you can even write the measurements right on the pipe! Learn how to make it here.
9. Organize your desk
Keep pens, pencils, and paperclips all in one spot with this modern desk organizer made completely from PVC pipes. Learn how to make it here.
10. Store your yard tools
Don’t throw them in a corner and call that good. Instead, actually find a place for all the tools so they won’t drive you crazy every time you try to grab one from the pile. Learn how to make it here.
11. Hide your toothbrushes
It’s not that big of a deal to keep them on the counter in a cup, but if that bugs you, this is the perfect solution. Learn how to make it here.
12. Put away toys
This is such a fun way to keep all of those little colorful cars off the floor and still keep them readily accessible for play time with your little one. Learn how to make it here.
13. Create drawer organizers
This is perfect for your intimate drawer -- of which items are sometimes difficult to actually fold! It also works great for socks or scarves. Learn how to make it here.
14. Make a vase for flowers
The narrow pipes are great for making elegant vases for small bouquets. All they need are a couple coats of gold spray paint to complete the modern look. Learn how to make it here.