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DIY Guide – How To Etch Glass

DIY Guide – How To Etch Glass Victorian and Edwardian homes quickly adopted the look, and today, etched designs appear on windows, mirrors, even glassware. As the chemicals needed to achieve this frosted effect have become less toxic, etching glass has turned into an ideal project for DIYers looking to personalize their homes. So if …

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How To Make A Barrel Compost Tumbler Project

How To Make A Barrel Compost Tumbler Project There are an awful lot of adverts for compost tumblers. Some you roll along the ground. Others rotate on a base. Some rotate around a central axle. Still more are cranked with a handle. All suggest that they give you compost more easily and in less time than a …

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How To Turn A Flower Pot Into A Fire Pit For $5

How To Turn A Flower Pot Into A Fire Pit For $5 One of my favorite things to do in the late winter/early spring  is to invite friends and family over, and gather around a fire pit. They give you that great outdoors feeling in the comfort of your own backyard. If you have some flower pots …

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How To Make Biodiesel From Old Cooking Oil

How To Make Biodiesel From Old Cooking Oil Biodiesel is an organic, non-toxic and biodegradable fuel made from everyday renewable resources, like vegetable oils or animal fats. It can power your car’s engine or generator at home, and help the environment at the same time. It doesn’t contain any petroleum, so forget about escalating gas …

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How To Build a Strawberry Tower Using 5 Gallon Buckets

How To Build a Strawberry Tower Using 5 Gallon Buckets  A strawberry tower is a great way to grow fresh fruit in a limited space, such as on a deck or patio.  Here, Master Gardener Charlene Landreau shows how to build a tower out of cheap (or free!) 5-gallon plastic buckets. This is a simple …

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