7 Household Items You Can Use for Your Layout

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Disused Steamer Parts Made from Cotton Swabs
Street Light Armature Diffusors
Fall Protection Barriers for Hidden Tracks
Silos Made from Shampoo Bottles
Operational Hinges Made from Soda Cans
Realistic Tube Cargo Made from Straws
Make a Variety of Realistic Bushes with Kitchen Twine
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7 Responses to “7 Household Items You Can Use for Your Layout”


    As my wife would say, “cool beans”! These ideas are great. Next time we need cotton swabs, I will be sure to get the plastic ones.

  2. Thomas Hill

    Thank you very much for these free videos. They have come at the best time ever. I will be using these videos on my own railway.

    • Robert McDonald

      Thanks for the great tips, I will certainly be using them in my new layout!!