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You Would Probably Throw Out This Rusty Cooler. But What She Did With It Is Indeed Splendid!

We all have some unused stuff lying around the house, covered in dust or rotting till we choose to get rid of them. Brooke Norsworthy, had a rustic cooler lying around when she decided to do something unique with it. She invested only $30 and some time. In the end she had such a cool cooler that it became the shop stopper of her backyard! 
Here is how...

 

You Would Probably Throw Out This Rusty Cooler. But What She Did With It Is Indeed Splendid!

You Would Probably Throw Out This Rusty Cooler. But What She Did With It Is Indeed Splendid!

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That's the old cooler

That's the old cooler

Budget - $30!

Budget - $30!

She invested $30 in scrap wood, nails, screws and pipe coupling.

Measure the cooler frame, and keep it around 30 inches tall.

Measure the cooler frame, and keep it around 30 inches tall.

Your cooler should fit in the frame perfectly!

Your cooler should fit in the frame perfectly!

Cut the 2'*2' wooden planks and attach them on the sides.

Cut the 2'*2' wooden planks and attach them on the sides.

Can the see the overhang? It is done to hide 2×2′s that was visibly peeking out!

Can the see the overhang? It is done to hide 2×2′s that was visibly peeking out!

Time to attach the side of last end! Make a hole on the center board and nail it down to your frame.

Time to attach the side of last end! Make a hole on the center board and nail it down to your frame.

Add some small details by trimming it from edges and ends!

Add some small details by trimming it from edges and ends!

Replace the actual cooler lid with the custom one!

Replace the actual cooler lid with the custom one!

The original one is also there, somewhere hidden inside!

The original one is also there, somewhere hidden inside!

Add some more details in the hole like spigot.

Add some more details in the hole like spigot.

Here is the final product!

Here is the final product!

Here's the show stopper!

Here's the show stopper!

Well, this simply amazing recycled cooler looks totally cool. You can also share your DIY or recycled products with us!

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