Tag: Frugal

32 Brilliant Homemade Cleaning Recipes for a Frugal Household

Cleaning Recipes

32 Brilliant Homemade Cleaning Recipes for a Frugal Household This truly is a fantastic find, I love being as green as I can, also I love to be very frugal… The more you save on everyday things the more money you can save for a rainy day. Homemade or “Green” cleaners are all the rage, …

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DIY Backyard Composting Solutions

18 Ingenious DIY Compost Bin Ideas

DIY Backyard Composting Solutions Composting is a simple way to add nutrient-rich humus which fuels plant growth and restores vitality to depleted soil. It’s also free, easy to make and good for the environment. There are lots of good reasons to compost. Save money, save resources, improve your soil and reduce your impact on the environment. Regardless …

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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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How To Make A Treadle Chicken Feeder

How To Make A Treadle Chicken Feeder Whether you have a large laying flock or just a few backyard hens, keeping them fed is a regular chore (never mind the expense), especially if the feeder isn’t weatherproof and allows rodents and wild birds access. One way to keep the feed safe from spoilage and purloin-age …

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30 Frugal Meal Ideas (for when you’re broke)

30 Frugal Meal Ideas (for when you’re broke) I think we have all been broke a few times in our lives. I know we have, in fact still are. We are not living paycheck to paycheck but not far off it. Eating sensibly helps your budget more than you know. I found a collection of …

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**DIY** Small Cedar Fence Picket Storage Shed

**DIY** Small Cedar Fence Picket Storage Shed [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] A shed solves a lot of storage needs for outdoor tools and equipment. It is also a great place for work projects that won’t clutter up the garage. Build a cedar …

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4 Simple Steps to Grow a Hundred Pounds of Potatoes in a Barrel

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4 Simple Steps to Grow a Hundred Pounds of Potatoes in a Barrel  Container gardening is not only for savvy urban gardeners and folks with limited space to grow, it can also be for folks who want to maximize their yields in a controlled environment. Not only does growing potatoes in a barrel reduce the amount …

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Homemade Frugal Chicken Watering System

Homemade Frugal Chicken Watering System  Chickens require clean drinking water, which may seem easy enough to do. But there are choices in how you deliver water to chickens Watering your chickens can become a very repetitive thing you have to do quite a few times a day this is a great way to not have …

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