Paint your old bookshelf....turn it on it's side, attach a thick piece of sponge on top and then stick a nice cloth to cover it....you now have a bench that you can store anything in...great for children and then can store their toys in it also!
20 Useful Household Hacks; many household products start out with one specific purpose in mind, but other uses are quickly found in addition to that product’s original intent. Some household hacks are silly, some are wasteful, but are truly useful in a pinch! Here are some useful household hacks you might really like to try. http://www.annsentitledlife.com/household-tips/20-useful-household-hacks/