how to make a rug out of the bottle stoppers

How to Make a Bathmat from Corks: 6
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The carpet of tubes from bottles can be used or in the bath, because he is well absorbing the fluid and is not afraid of moisture. Doing it your own hands is very simple, does not require expensive materials or special skills. This rug is suitable for all interior, but will look particularly good if the space is designed in an eco-style.


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To make carpet plugs, you must first save your cork. For a small size, products need about 150 pieces, if you want the carpet a little more – and plugs must be more.


As a base for the carpet of hose-resistant plastic, rubber or dense tissue, and even durable cloth. You can take an old rug if they are strong enough. From the basics of the future tear the carpet, and cut out. The size depends on your wish, your desired shapes – rectangle or square.


After preparatory work prefabrication mat of corks from bottles is ready, you can proceed to main business. Add pipes, from the edges and move to the center. You can do this in a row, it is possible – alternate directions to form a pattern. If there is at the end of the work that congestion is not included in the remaining space, they must be neatly cut.

The last and most important thing to do is create a rug of tapes – hold them to the substrate. The order of operation is the same as the vykladyvanii – from the edges to the center. Immediately remove excess glue with a cloth. Try to keep every half cork falling on her before the reserved seat.


It remains only to give the mat to dry and treat the bottom and edge sealing if desired, to prevent moisture from penetrating.