Category: DIY For The Garden

How To Build A Re-purposed Windows Greenhouse

Re-purposed Windows Greenhouse

How To Build A Re-purposed Windows Greenhouse Grow your own food year-round, shelter your delicate plants from the winter’s bitter cold, and do it all simply and with recycled materials! Yes, building your own greenhouse not only has a plethora of benefits to your DIY lifestyle, but it is cheaper and easier than you think. This …

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Wood Pallet Vegetable Gardening

No Fuss Vegetable Pallet Garden

Wood Pallet Vegetable Gardening Urban gardeners often face the challenge of small planting spaces or less-than-ideal soil conditions. Container gardening offers one solution for growers pressed for growing room. Reusing wooden pallets as raised beds is a creative and green-friendly idea for space-economical container gardens that can be filled with good-quality soil to compensate for …

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DIY Project: Install a Garden Water Feature

DIY Project: Install a Garden Water Feature

DIY Project: Install a Garden Water Feature I have always wanted a water feature in my garden but every time i go to the store to look at some options, the ready made fountains seems to cost a lot of money. I think the main reason i have wanted a water feature is due to the …

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How To Start A Customized Root Cellar Storage System

How To Start A Customized Root Cellar Storage System

How To Start A Customized Root Cellar Storage System Root cellars are normally for keeping food supplies that need low temperature and steady humidity. They keep food from freezing during the winter and keep food cool during the summer months to prevent spoilage. Typically, a variety of vegetables are placed in the root cellar in the autumn, …

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Build A 300 Square Foot Windproof Hoop House For Under $500

Build A 300 Square Foot Windproof Hoop House For Under $500

Build A 300 Square Foot Windproof Hoop House For Under $500 If you have a large garden this has got to be one of those projects you have to do. Having a large greenhouse will help you grow vegetables pretty much all year round. You can build smaller ones but they seem to be useless …

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How To Grow 30 Strawberry Plants In 2 Feet Of Space

How To Grow 30 Strawberry Plants In 2 Feet Of Space Strawberries can be grown in a wide range of soils, from light sand to heavy clay. However, water logging will cause the fruits to become diseased and the plant to rot. The ideal soil is well-drained and rich in humus. They prefer to be planted …

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25 Easy Peasy Recycled DIY Planters

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25 Easy Peasy Recycled DIY Planters If you haven’t already noticed, spring is in full swing here at livinggreenandfrugally.com. Relaxing and enjoying the beauty of my garden is one of my favorite leisure time during the spring and summer. So I am always on the look out for new and creative ideas to decorate my garden. …

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Plastic Bottle Greenhouse Build Guide

Plastic Bottle Greenhouse Build Guide

Plastic Bottle Greenhouse Build Guide I saw this green house idea and thought you all would love it. You can use a lot of recycled parts during the build, so even better to try this out. Here’s a great practical project for the whole family, turn used plastic bottles into a greenhouse, and then enjoy the chance to …

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