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20 Creative Ways to Use Cinder Blocks in Your Home and Garden


6. Concrete Vase

You don’t have to wait for a special occasion to use your block as a centerpiece, you can paint the block and turn it into a vase to brighten up any part of your home or garden, You can even get your kids to design one.  Get the details: designimprovised.com

Concrete Vase
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7.  Concrete block outdoor stairs

What a creative idea to use concrete blocks for steps!  Get the details: vizimac.com

Concrete block outdoor stairs
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8. Concrete Block Bed Base

A clever idea from Commune designer Chau Truong: a bed base made from concrete blocks in a simple, spare Los Angeles apartment.  Get the details: remodelista.com

Concrete Block Bed Base

9. Cinder block bookshelf

This has got to be one of the easiest book cases you can make Stack the concrete blocks and use two wood planks and you’ll have a nice bookshelf in no time.  Get the details: newzealanddesignblog.com

Cinder block bookshelf
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10. Cinder block garden furniture set

Use cinder blocks to build yourself a garden furniture set, This would be great around a bbq during the summer months. Get the details: ispaci.com

Cinder block garden furniture set
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