Ideas for Reusing Packaging Bottles & Cartons for Re-packing or posting Sorted screws & fixings
We have bought at very low cost, 2500 new small single wall cardboard boxes & are experimenting to pack screws in different sizes / weights.
We have been offered several thousand more boxes, which we will offer for sale for 8p each if there is demand
Maximising Cardboard box use by Subdivision into smaller boxes & Combining with Reused Plastic Windows to see Screws Inside
panel is inserted into top , then taped
a sample screw is taped under tape to show contents . Usually a label showing weight / size is attached to end
If the lid is transparent, a screw is not taped on lid
Simplest is to cut box in half & use 1 half as lid like a traditional screw box (on left) .
Range of boxes used inc reused cleaned plastic ice cream containers
Reused carpet card tubes are used to store heavier weights of screws .
(New) A reused plastic cup lid is placed inside the tube, to protect the card end
from sharp screw end punturing them/