[Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

by Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Just how far can you turn something old into something new? We are about to show you how you can transform an old tire into an ottoman, an impressive piece of furniture. All thanks to our friends over at Doodlage for sharing this video on DIY Tutorial | How To Make Designer Seats using Old Tyres.

Ottoman | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

[Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

Reuse Your Old Tire To A New Fancy Seating Material

Turning this re-purposed old tire into a furniture piece is just the right kind of DIY project that we need. Can you imagine recreating a new chair out of an old tire you probably have lying around in your garage? At best, it’s not just a chair. It’s an ottoman!  You can even have a rustic style living room thanks to this fancy yet practical DIY. For variance, just use a different sized tire.  We’re about to show you 5 steps on how you can acquire this creative piece of furniture.

 

You’ll need:

Let’s start:

1. Apply the rubber adhesive on the MDF

 Apply the rubber adhesive on the MDF | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

Make sure to put enough rubber adhesive on the edge of the MDF so that it sticks well.

 

2. Place MDF sheet on tire

Place MDF sheet on tire | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

Make sure the tire is clean. Remember that it’s difficult to paste anything on a dirty surface.

 

3. Apply adhesive on tire

 Apply Adhesive on Tire | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

The next step is to apply adhesive to the tire.

 

4. Wrap rope on tire

 Wrap rope on tire | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

Just continue doing it all the way around until you cover the entire tire.

 

5. Wrap rope on MDF sheet

Wrap rope on MDF sheet | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

Cover the MDF sheet as well and you’ll have the same result as the image above.

 

You’re done!

Finish your DIY by adding a piece of foam on it.

 Finish your DIY by adding a piece of foam on it | [Video] Room Ideas: How To Re-Purpose Old Tire Into An Ottoman

 

Check out the full video tutorial below for this DIY from Doodlage:


We hope this DIY project goes well on your end. We also hope that you have fun while doing this. Learn and enjoy!

 

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