Before you throw out those old cardboard boxes — even into the recycling bin — consider how they might be useful. Sure, they can be bulky to store, but they can also store your stuff. And besides, you can always fold them down and tuck them behind a shelf in the garage. Here are 9 different ways to use them that just might make your life easier.
1. Fill & Give
Before you trash those boxes, take the opportunity to de-junk, even just enough to fill one large box. When it’s full, donate it to charity.