Frugal Diapering: Decorative Diaper Pail

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Saturday, July 01, 2017 | 0 comments
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Image: Painted pails.JPG by Monica Arellano-Ongpin, on Flickr
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Photo credit: Painted pails, by Monica Arellano-Ongpin, on Flickr
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I too use this type of bucket, but being an artist, I can't stand to have things around that just aren't aesthetically pleasing.

Using regular acrylic paints which are non-toxic, I paint the entire bucket and lid to match the painting I did on the dresser and crib.

Image: Behrens Locking Lid Can - Weather resistant won't rust - Built to last with an offset bottom that keeps the can off the ground and large handles for easy carrying

Once it's done and dry, you just put on a few coats of water based polyurethane which is also non-toxic and it keeps it from chipping or peeling off.

Now you have a nice, one-of-a-kind, decorative diaper pail!!

Thanks to Karylann Love for this Frugal Baby Tip!







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