Gallery: DIY: How to Recycle Aluminum Soda and Beer Cans into Roof Shin...


Many people recycle old aluminum cans so that they are diverted from landfills and reused to make a variety of items. But if you’re a fan of DIY projects, you might consider saving those cans and transforming them into shingles, tiles and siding. Over at Instructables, a self-described stay-at-home dad has published a set of instructions explaining how to transform old cans into useful roofing tiles for a small structure.

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  1. dukelife January 18, 2015 at 9:53 pm

    I think this is an excellent proyect. I never thought of. This is why I agree with people need to learn how to repurpose things. So far I been having fun with cans doing the solar heater but this is amazing. I just think of a dog house, a smoke house roof, or even using the plastic of soda bottles for mini green house. Thank you for sharing.

  2. Timothy Jordan November 27, 2014 at 6:46 am

    how long would these last outdoors?

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