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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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How To Get Cheap or Free Solar Panels

How To Get Cheap or Free Solar Panels That’s right, there is a way you can get solar panels for free! I know someone who did it and so can you. Here’s how it’s done… Solar panels are used everywhere these days. They are often used by construction crews and traffic systems (signs, cameras & emergency signal …

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Biogas At Home – Cheap and Easy

Biogas At Home – Cheap and Easy [important]Make sure you like living green and frugally on Facebook and follow us on Pinterest to be updated every time we find a great tutorial[/important] So what is Biogas? Biogas is a biofuel and it generally refers to the gas produced from organic matter as it is broken down by biological means. You can build …

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Flour Paint: Non-toxic, long-lasting… and Dirt Cheap Exterior Homemade Paint!

Flour Paint: Non-toxic, long-lasting… and Dirt Cheap Exterior Homemade Paint! One of the simplest ‘green’ paint products you can use is one you can make yourself – flour paint. You can use flour paint on interior surfaces – dry wall, wood, and even wallpaper. This is a natural, healthy/eco alternative that’s easy to clean, dries in …

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3 DIY Wines You Can Make At Home

3 DIY Wines You Can Make At Home Until the early 20th century, most wine drinkers produced their own wines at home out of necessity; the average bottle of commercial wine could cost up to a month’s wages for a farmer or factory hand. As can be imagined, the quality of these homemade wines was …

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Cheap and Easy Earthbag Root Cellar Project

Cheap and Easy Earthbag Root Cellar Project  Root cellars are just fantastic. They were essentially the first refrigerators built. They can keep your fruit and vegetables good all year round by keeping your food 40 degrees lower than the summer temperature outside and in winter the root cellar will keep the food just above freezing. …

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Make Your Own Charcoal Easy and Cheap DIY Project

Make Your Own Charcoal Easy and Cheap DIY Project For thousands of years men have been making charcoal from all manner of trees, but experience taught them that the harder the wood the better the grade of charcoal.Why would anyone want to make their own charcoal you may be asking yourself. Besides 8$ a week …

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How To Make Your Own Homemade Lavender Soap

 How To Make Your Own Homemade Lavender Soap Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. The first step, and probably the most difficult part, was finding the ingredients. I needed lavender flowers, rosemary …

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