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How To Keep Wasps Away Using A Brown Paper Bag

How To Keep Wasps Away Using A Brown Paper Bag As millions of us try to enjoy the summer this weekend, we may well find ourselves spending more time swatting than eating as we try to get rid of a particularly annoying and uninvited guest.Wasps are unfriendly guests pretty much everywhere. Over at Household Hacker, …

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Using Pallets to Build A Canning Pantry Cupboard

Using Pallets to Build A Canning Pantry Cupboard This canning cabinet can be made using purchased lumber at your local lumber store, or can be made completely from recycled pallet boards for next to free! Theses plans take you though a step by step guide – in full detail. This is a great guide to turn a old pallet …

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DIY Aquaponics System Using A 55 Gallon Bucket

DIY Aquaponics System Using A 55 Gallon Bucket Aquaponics is a method by which you grow plants and nurture aquatic animals together in a system that recirculates the nutrients produced, to the benefit of both plants and animals. The aquaponics approach is gaining in popularity as a sustainable gardening method and if you’re curious to …

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How To Preserve Meat By Curing (using salt)

How To Preserve Meat By Curing (using salt) Curing meat is a way to preserve meat. Using salt to preserve meat was a widely used method well up until the 19th century. Salt is used to inhibit the growth of micro organisms by pulling all the water out of each cell within a piece of …

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How To Build A Log Cabin Using Dovetail Notches

How To Build An Log Cabin Using Dovetail Notches I would say 80% of the people i know would love to build there own log cabin, I know for sure i would. i found this great article that shows us how to build the walls of the cabin using dovetail joints. This is where the …

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How To Get Hot Water Using A Composting Greenhouse

How To Get Hot Water Using A Composting Greenhouse When biological matter decomposes, it produces heat, and a great deal of it. When turning a compost heap in winter you will notice that the pile is steaming. This is proof of the high level of heat within the compost. Put this heat to good use by …

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