Category Archive: DIY For The Garden

9 Super Easy DIY Outdoor Firewood Racks

9 Super Easy DIY Outdoor Firewood Racks Having somewhere to store your firewood is a must! I use an old shed that is full and really not working as takes to long to get in and get out with some wood thought a small shed door.. This is a project I will be making so I …

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Garden Inspiration: Build an Amish Cold Frame

Garden Inspiration: Build an Amish Cold Frame You might think that the growing season has a finite beginning and end: the last frost in spring and the first frost in fall. But, in fact, many gardeners try to start planting and harvesting when frost still threatens. With a simple coldframe, you can extend your season …

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DIY Chicken Coop/Greenhouse Combo

DIY Chicken Coop/Greenhouse Combo The basic design for a chicken coop / greenhouse combo is simple, the more uses a thing or structure has makes it idea if you live on a homestead or are looking to get more in a smaller space. The coop floor is 4 feet by 6 feet, and the greenhouse is …

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How to Build Cattle Panel Gardening Greenhouse

How to Build Cattle Panel Gardening Greenhouse Livestock panels are a heavy gauge galvanized welded wire fencing material.  They are also commonly called “cattle”,”hog”, or “sheep” panels.  They are almost a must have on any new farm or homestead.  They make the acquisition of livestock a much easier process and are an affordable option for …

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Off Grid Wind-Powered Water Pump

DIY Wind-Powered Water Pump Wind pumps have been used to pump water since at least the 9th century. You’ve finally moved out onto your own piece of land. The only trouble is you’ve got a source of water anywhere from 50 to 250 feet beneath your boots but no easy or affordable way to get that …

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How To Build A 100 Dollar Greenhouse

How To Build A 100 Dollar Greenhouse Careful planning is important before a home greenhouse project is started. Building a greenhouse does not need to be expensive or time-consuming. The final choice of the type of greenhouse will depend on the growing space desired, home architecture, available sites, and costs. The greenhouse must, however, provide the proper …

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