Save money with DIY!

Save money with DIY!

Who doesn’t dream of saving money? Nobody! We’ve found ideas for everyday products that you can make yourself at home.

Requiring few ingredients such as coconut oil, baking soda, cornstarch and essential oils. All ingredients that you probably have at home, you will have the opportunity to create your own homemade deodorant with ingredients that you already know.

Do you have plants or a garden? You won’t have to spend money on a watering can this year! Instead, use an old plastic bottle, either a milk or juice bottle, and punch a few holes in the cap. You’ll have a watering can for free!

Candles are fun, but they can be expensive. You can make your own with soy wax, a wooden wick, epoxy glue, essential oils (optional) and Masson jars.

Create your own non-slip hangers with plastic bands placed on the ends or with a little hot glue.

Requiring a little time and sewing skills, washable paper towels will definitely be a good way to save money all year long on disposable paper towels. Plus, you can customize them to fit your home decor. You will need fabric, snaps, sewing supplies and of course a sewing machine.

Love using the dishwasher, but would like to use simple and inexpensive products? Make your own dishwasher tablets with baking soda, white vinegar and salt.

You want to have more storage for your makeup? Use cans or spread jars, cover them with decorative paper or paint and you’re done.

This is not only a great activity, but it will also save you money. Once you buy the ingredients, you can make several homemade soaps, more than once. You will need water, essential oil, vegetable oil, odorless soap flakes or caustic soda.

Feel free to try any of these ideas to save money and find more DIY ideas. It will make great family activities!