Compost Heating System: Exploring 5 Great Benefits of Having One

Compost Heating System Samples

Do you need an extra source of heat for your home during the winter? How does a free heating system that comes with rich soil for your garden sound? :) Create a heating system while composting! This compost heating system method is known as “Jean Pain Composting” or “Jean Pain Method” as it was invented by a […]

Compact Fold-Down Greenhouse: Quick 5-Step Guide

Fold-Down Greenhouse Main Image

Need a greenhouse but still haven’t found the perfect one for your garden? Here’s an interesting idea you might want to try: a fold-down greenhouse. It’s perfect for small gardens, too! This fold-down greenhouse works very well and is convenient to use! Made simply with PVC pipes and plastic sheeting, this greenhouse idea is simple and easy […]

DIY Propane Tank VW Bus Fire Pit: Simple 13-Step Guide

I know of several families who love nature and outdoor trips. It doesn’t matter how short or long the travel is. They just want to get out of town for a day or two. These families are those who also own a number of portable stuff – handy, practical, and useful. What surprised me, though, […]

Hand-Held Seed Planter: 6 Steps to Convenient Gardening

Planting is fun! It can be a great pastime and an effective way to take your mind off things. Plus, it’s satisfying, too, especially when you harvest the fruits of your labour. But do you know what takes the fun out of planting? Back pain. However, a simple solution to this problem is a DIY […]

Making a Sturdy Train Planter From Crates – 7 Fun Steps

Old Crate Train Planter

Want another fun garden idea? This train planter is easy to make and is just made out of old crates! If you’ve got access to used wooden crates, repurposing them as train planters is one beautiful project you can do with them. It will surely make your yard a happier place, and kids especially will love […]

Make an Extraordinary Old Towel Garden Planter With 5 Ordinary Materials

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Creativity is such a broad concept, that it’s difficult to define. Finding examples of creativity would be a much easier challenge. And when it comes to good housekeeping, creativity properly includes clever repurposing. For instance, here’s an interesting project made with an old bath towel. Take a look at the linen cupboard. Have you got […]

Beautiful Glow-In-The-Dark Stepping Stones in 9 Steps

Glow in the Dark Stepping Stones

Worried about tripping every time you walk through your dark garden pathway at night? Make your outdoor safe and stylish with glow-in-the-dark stepping stones. These stones can create illuminated pathways or a decorative garden area. Sure, solar lights make it easier to install lighting outdoors to solve your problem. But here’s another idea that will […]

DIY Pallet Strawberry Planter: 1-Day Simple & Safe Build

Pallet Strawberry Planter

If you’re thinking of growing strawberries, then a pallet strawberry planter is perfect for you. The material is inexpensive and is readily available. The owner always wanted to try recycling pallets and turning them into a planter for growing garden produce. However, she found that most examples are poorly executed, and are not aesthetically pleasing. […]

Convenient DIY Strawberry Cage: 9-Step Straightforward Build

Strawberry Cage

Want to stop those darn strawberries from escaping? OK – seriously now, everyone likes strawberries but so do birds, snails, and a heap of other animals.  If growing your own strawberries has been a challenge due to the neighborhood critters getting to them before you do, a strawberry cage is your solution. This featured project is […]

Soda Bottle Vertical Garden: 7-Step Solid Build

Recycled Soda Bottles Vertical Garden

A limited garden area doesn’t mean you can’t have a kitchen garden of your own! A Soda bottle vertical garden is one way of growing plants in small outdoor areas. This example is very easy to make, requires very little maintenance, and will cost you next to nothing to set up! All you need are […]