Category Archive: DIY

How To Build A Mason Bee House

How To Build A Mason Bee House Often when people think of ‘keeping bees’ they think only of honey bees, honey and hives. This is one kind of bee for the city, but there’s also another kind of bees–mason bees. Bees can be very beneficial to your garden and here’s how to build a Mason …

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How To Make A Jar Lantern

How To Make A Jar Lantern Why buy lanterns for your backyard when you can recycle empty jars into beautiful ones? You can easily use the flashlight on your smartphone, but whats the fun in that, this great little DIY project could be a lot more fun. You dont need to be a electrician to make your own …

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Build Your Own PVC Pipe Lamp

Build Your Own PVC Pipe Lamp People use PVC pipe to create all sorts of awesome things because it’s cheap, sturdy, and versatile. This weekend, grab some at your local hardware store and tackle this fun project this weekend. This lamp is a great to say is started life as a piece of pvc. These days the …

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Empty Wire Spools? Here’s An Idea To Use Them

Empty Wire Spools? Here’s An Idea To Use Them I saw this on the backyardchickens.com forum and had to share it with you all. I personally have never seen anything like this. I think it’s a fantastic idea, especially if you keep smaller livestock like rabbits or ducks. You can pick up unwanted wire spools from …

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Powerful DIY Mildew and Mold Spray Recipe

Powerful DIY Mildew and Mold Spray Recipe Rather than turning to harsh chemicals, such as bleach or borax, to banish mold, there are eco-friendly, natural ways to kill mold at home that won’t hurt your family, pets or the environment. Black mold is a fungi (some but not all species are dangerous) that grows indoors in …

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Budget Wood Fired Pizza Oven

Budget Wood Fired Pizza Oven If you are looking for a small project to get your hands (and feet!) dirty testing out some natural building skills, then building a wood-fired oven is a great place to start. This step by step tutorial of how to frugally build a homemade pizza oven is a great addition to …

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