10 Simple Uses for Spaghetti Jars
Jonathan B.
Sep 8, 2008

We've enjoyed reading the comments on Trent's post—everyone knows jars are useful, but it's fascinating to see just how creative Re-nest readers are. And speaking of creative reuse: we spotted a fence made entirely of reclaimed wood in Portland, Oregon, and, in Chicago, a simple way to keep plants watered over a long weekend with repurposed wine bottles.

Re-nest readers also weigh in on brewing coffee: is it greener to use a paper filter or use water to rinse a reusable gold filter? Links after the jump...


This fence is made entirely of already-painted, salvaged wood. It works because of the soft colors...

Is it greener to use and wash a reusable gold-plated filter or save the water and use disposable paper filters?

This little gadget makes a wine bottle into an irrigation device.

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