Instructables: exploring - living - green http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:29:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Aviary - How to build Chicken run and Aviary http://www.instructables.com/id/Aviary-How-to-build-Chicken-run-and-Aviary/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/9TYM/HTVMQB2W/F6X9TYMHTVMQB2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/9TYM/HTVMQB2W/F6X9TYMHTVMQB2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/9TYM/HTVMQB2W/F6X9TYMHTVMQB2W.SMALL.jpg jardinier Build an aviary to allow his birds or poultry to have more space is easy to do! A simple wooden structure wrapped with chicken wire netting and that's it.. you built a chicken run. This building pictures guide of my chicken coop aviary will give to you some idea to design your and meet your needs....
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:51:03 PDT
Organic window gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Organic-window-gardening/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:02:01 PDT
A Worm Bin for Apartments http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Worm-Bin-for-Apartments/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 12:34:13 PDT
Self watering bin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-self-watering-bin/
Self watering bin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/W7JO/HTK5LZGL/F92W7JOHTK5LZGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/W7JO/HTK5LZGL/F92W7JOHTK5LZGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/W7JO/HTK5LZGL/F92W7JOHTK5LZGL.SMALL.jpg gessus Intro: Everyone knows the problem. You come back from vacation but when you arrive at home you already see it. All your plants are withered. The only solution you know is to call your neighbours for help before you leave on vacation but who has the time to do that when you're packing all your bags?...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:38:10 PDT
Modular triangle event planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-triangle-event-planter/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 15:25:41 PDT
Guerrilla gardening - bombing style http://www.instructables.com/id/Guerrilla-Gardening-the-bombing-way/
Guerrilla gardening - bombing style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/3CMC/HTEUFGHO/FVE3CMCHTEUFGHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/3CMC/HTEUFGHO/FVE3CMCHTEUFGHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/3CMC/HTEUFGHO/FVE3CMCHTEUFGHO.SMALL.jpg bricobart Imagine you're driving through the urban jungle. You're living your life, trying to do what's right and while you're eating miles and avoiding crossing skaters, elderly persons, dogs and raccoons you see all those monotonous roundabouts, roadsides & abandoned spaces. Sometimes they're planted with t...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 13:34:36 PDT
Renewable energy - Heating from Hedges. Chaudière à bois déchiqueté Caldera de astillas http://www.instructables.com/id/Renewable-energy-Heating-from-Hedges-Chaudière-à-b/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/0Q33/HTFI5PQM/FA90Q33HTFI5PQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/0Q33/HTFI5PQM/FA90Q33HTFI5PQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/0Q33/HTFI5PQM/FA90Q33HTFI5PQM.SMALL.jpg Organikmechanic Visiting our friends Michael, Lydie and family on their organic dairy farm, where they take us step-by-step through their wood chip heating system from hedgerow to hearth. For further technical information visit: http://thegreenlever.blogspot.fr Une visite chez nos amis Michael, Lydie et famille à ...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 10:19:48 PDT
gardening schtuff http://www.instructables.com/id/gardening-schtuff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/AB19/HTB0WYRK/FRMAB19HTB0WYRK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/AB19/HTB0WYRK/FRMAB19HTB0WYRK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/AB19/HTB0WYRK/FRMAB19HTB0WYRK.SMALL.jpg foxpaw159 Gardening tips and tricks ... mostly dealing with natural garden and life-hacks for bees null Great idea for reusing materials around the house ... null We need bees, in fact we have bees, but I want to encourage them to use this and not my porch ... null Another bee home alternative null...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 08:40:16 PDT
Organic Homestead - Smallholding http://www.instructables.com/id/Organic-Homestead-Smallholding/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/IC0A/HT9B06S7/FWWIC0AHT9B06S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/IC0A/HT9B06S7/FWWIC0AHT9B06S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/IC0A/HT9B06S7/FWWIC0AHT9B06S7.SMALL.jpg Pavlovafowl All our projects are about aspects of our daily life; a return to a simple yet fulfilling way of living far from the madding crowd. Here we share some of our ideas with you. Maybe you already are, or perhaps you are just thinking about becoming, a 'happy peasant'. Here's hoping you find some of this...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 09:18:42 PDT
Panchagavya for Organic Gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Panchagavya-for-Organic-Gardening/
Panchagavya for Organic Gardening - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/TI08/HT9AS5IJ/FBWTI08HT9AS5IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/TI08/HT9AS5IJ/FBWTI08HT9AS5IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/TI08/HT9AS5IJ/FBWTI08HT9AS5IJ.SMALL.jpg antoniraj Vrikshayurveda is an ancient treasure of knowledge in India which deals with every aspect related to the life of plants. The Sanskrit term  'Vrikshayurveda' means "The Science of Plant Life". Divided into twelve chapters, it advocates the use of natural resources in Agriculture in maintaining the ba...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 07:45:16 PDT
How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Start-a-Recycling-Program-in-Your-Home/
How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/LXBC/HT7P5C5A/FE9LXBCHT7P5C5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/LXBC/HT7P5C5A/FE9LXBCHT7P5C5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/LXBC/HT7P5C5A/FE9LXBCHT7P5C5A.SMALL.jpg ddye3 Have you ever wondered how much you have thrown away that could have been recycled? According to reports, Americans throw away 1 million pounds of garbage each year. Regardless of where you live though you can make an impact on what you put in your trash can and what you do not. Before you begin, le...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:53:38 PDT
Wallet from fused plastic bags! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wallet-from-fused-plastic-bags/
Wallet from fused plastic bags! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/F6EN/HT7PBJY0/FGEF6ENHT7PBJY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/F6EN/HT7PBJY0/FGEF6ENHT7PBJY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/F6EN/HT7PBJY0/FGEF6ENHT7PBJY0.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo If you are anything like me, when you go shopping and that store has a particularly neat looking plastic bag, you save it in hopes of finding something cool to do with it eventually. Without further ado, lets get started on this. The things you will need are as follows: Several plastic bags (In my ...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:47:59 PDT
House http://www.instructables.com/id/House-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9LE7/HT7PAZB9/FA09LE7HT7PAZB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9LE7/HT7PAZB9/FA09LE7HT7PAZB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/9LE7/HT7PAZB9/FA09LE7HT7PAZB9.SMALL.jpg ksoocho null null null null null null null null null null
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 02:39:27 PDT
Start an Ananas Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-an-ananas-plant/
Start an Ananas Plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/XFTU/HT5YM80P/F6VXFTUHT5YM80P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/XFTU/HT5YM80P/F6VXFTUHT5YM80P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/XFTU/HT5YM80P/F6VXFTUHT5YM80P.SMALL.jpg Gabeuse The Ananas comosus (pineapple) is a bromeliaceae from the Central and South America known for his delicious infructescense. The name Ananas, come from náná náná which means "the perfume of perfume" in a native language of Brazil. The duplication this plant is really easy. W...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:34:51 PDT
Soil-less hard shelled seed germination http://www.instructables.com/id/Soil-less-hard-shelled-seed-germination/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 09:53:10 PDT
How to build a woodgas grill and never buy charcoal again http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-woodgas-grill-and-never-buy-charcoa/
How to build a woodgas grill and never buy charcoal again - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/A9WZ/HSRZNOZQ/F4XA9WZHSRZNOZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/A9WZ/HSRZNOZQ/F4XA9WZHSRZNOZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/A9WZ/HSRZNOZQ/F4XA9WZHSRZNOZQ.SMALL.jpg mbary A woodgas grill is very efficient is fired up instantly and gives your food the flavor of the wood you use plus the heat is controlled by the simple turn of a knob. It uses wood chunks and very few of them and replaces charcoal so go green and make it taste great to Step one. Build a woodgas stove...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 07:48:06 PDT
A Plant To Keep Bugs Away! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Plant-To-Keep-Bugs-Away/
A Plant To Keep Bugs Away! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/CAYK/HSPP7SPD/FK9CAYKHSPP7SPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/CAYK/HSPP7SPD/FK9CAYKHSPP7SPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/CAYK/HSPP7SPD/FK9CAYKHSPP7SPD.SMALL.jpg creativeideas4u A PLANT TO KEEP BUGS AWAY!If your a gardener I think you should have this plants around your plants because your plants gets eating and you have to beg the bugs to go! So just put this thing next to your plants and the bugs will not go near yours just the bugs will go in the mouth of the Venus fly t...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:25:44 PDT
Build a brick bee hotel. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-brick-bee-hotel/
Build a brick bee hotel. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/VD3G/HTMNMYSM/F2SVD3GHTMNMYSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/VD3G/HTMNMYSM/F2SVD3GHTMNMYSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/VD3G/HTMNMYSM/F2SVD3GHTMNMYSM.SMALL.jpg janw Solitary or wild bees live on theire own and like to build their nests in holes in trees, walls,etc... so if you want them to live in your garden, you can provide them with these ideal homes yourself by building a bee hotel. It can be anything from a block of wood with holes drilled in it to a stack...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 11:41:39 PDT
Does using grey water to water one’s plants affect their growth? http://www.instructables.com/id/Does-using-grey-water-to-water-ones-plants-affect-/
Does using grey water to water one’s plants affect their growth? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/CMNW/HSE93OVN/F2ECMNWHSE93OVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/CMNW/HSE93OVN/F2ECMNWHSE93OVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/CMNW/HSE93OVN/F2ECMNWHSE93OVN.SMALL.jpg ysaks Scientific explanation of grey water's affects on plant growth. Quick and easy to follow  Background Information: Today we are faced with two significant issues in society: the overuse of the finite supply of water in the world and the cost of living. Many households save both water and money by ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 21:54:40 PST
Hay Bale Gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Hay-Bale-Gardening/
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 14:40:08 PST
Homemade Dryer Sheets http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Dryer-Sheets/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 08:56:13 PST
Homemade Powder Laundry Detergent http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Powder-Laundry-Detergent/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:29:31 PST
Build a raised bed out of pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-raised-bed-out-of-pallets/
Build a raised bed out of pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3H9W/HRWIFJL4/FZP3H9WHRWIFJL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3H9W/HRWIFJL4/FZP3H9WHRWIFJL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/3H9W/HRWIFJL4/FZP3H9WHRWIFJL4.SMALL.jpg maxsalad Heres how to build a raised bed out of pallets to grow salads or vegetables. It will cost you about £20 at the most in materials if you are savy and can source cheep compost. It has the potential to last for 20 years or more, and can grow hundreds if not thousands of pounds worth of salad over its l...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:51:44 PST
Onions box http://www.instructables.com/id/Onions-box-1/
Onions box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/BVFZ/HRTKJ3E1/F9ZBVFZHRTKJ3E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/BVFZ/HRTKJ3E1/F9ZBVFZHRTKJ3E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/BVFZ/HRTKJ3E1/F9ZBVFZHRTKJ3E1.SMALL.jpg Matatas We wanted to grow onions at home, but it takes to much space. So we did this You will need: Something with what you can cut a holesDirt for home flowers and water Cuting Cut holes where you want, but leave some space from buttom for water And now fill dirt and plant onions!!! And now wa...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:44:42 PST
Onions box http://www.instructables.com/id/Onions-box/
Onions box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DTOK/HRTKJ3E0/FEVDTOKHRTKJ3E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DTOK/HRTKJ3E0/FEVDTOKHRTKJ3E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DTOK/HRTKJ3E0/FEVDTOKHRTKJ3E0.SMALL.jpg Matatas We wanted to grow onions at home, but it takes to much space. So we did this You will need: Something with what you can cut a holesDirt for home flowers and water Cuting Cut holes where you want, but leave some space from buttom for water And now fill dirt and plant onions!!! And now wa...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:44:41 PST
Create Your Own Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Terrarium/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/CD7F/HRPT1CQJ/FZECD7FHRPT1CQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/CD7F/HRPT1CQJ/FZECD7FHRPT1CQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/CD7F/HRPT1CQJ/FZECD7FHRPT1CQJ.SMALL.jpg dakota1301 Terrariums are easy to make with inexpensive or even free supplies. I personally save my old pasta jars and use those for my terrariums. Before you begin making your terrarium you'll need to find the following supplies: Small rocks around 1-2mm in diameter (can be found at pet shops or hobby ...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 11:09:51 PST
Growing Gourds (Ridge Gourd, Bitter Gourd and Snake Gourd) http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-Gourds-Ridge-Gourd-Bitter-Gourd-and-Snake-/
Growing Gourds (Ridge Gourd, Bitter Gourd and Snake Gourd) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/9RRZ/HGH6JCWU/FP29RRZHGH6JCWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/9RRZ/HGH6JCWU/FP29RRZHGH6JCWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/9RRZ/HGH6JCWU/FP29RRZHGH6JCWU.SMALL.jpg antoniraj It is spring... Time for garden enthusiasts like me to wake up and prepare the backyard to plant our own vegetables... Even people with very little space use their terrace to plant vegetables in containers. Gourd varieties like Ridge gourd, Bitter gourd and Snake gourd are some of the popular vegeta...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:45:17 PST
Winter's Flowery Bouquet to usher in Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/Winters-Flowery-Bouquet-to-usher-in-Spring/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 14:48:20 PST
Bring A Bee To Work Day. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bring-A-Bee-To-Work-Day/
Bring A Bee To Work Day. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/SVQO/HGU2LIDI/FPWSVQOHGU2LIDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/SVQO/HGU2LIDI/FPWSVQOHGU2LIDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/SVQO/HGU2LIDI/FPWSVQOHGU2LIDI.SMALL.jpg FriendOfHumanity The bees are in trouble and with spring coming there is a chance to help them. This project began with the idea of just taking some sunflowers  into the barren, concrete yard at work to attract bees; but because I had 57 seeds left over it became a bigger project to get every one around me to nurtu...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 05:37:37 PST
Resiliency / Prepper Off-Grid http://www.instructables.com/id/Resiliency-Prepper-Off-Grid/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/W12D/HQQLNE9J/FCWW12DHQQLNE9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/W12D/HQQLNE9J/FCWW12DHQQLNE9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/W12D/HQQLNE9J/FCWW12DHQQLNE9J.SMALL.jpg mayagayam null null null null null null
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 09:42:16 PST
Turning a well room into a year round Growroom http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-an-old-well-room-into-a-year-round-Gro/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:46:09 PST
Upcycled Orange Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Orange-Bag/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 08:57:35 PST
DIY Membuat Sendok Dari Botol Plastik http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Membuat-Sendok-Dari-Botol-Plastik/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/1XVL/HQINBTG9/FB31XVLHQINBTG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/1XVL/HQINBTG9/FB31XVLHQINBTG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/1XVL/HQINBTG9/FB31XVLHQINBTG9.SMALL.jpg agoaga From empty plastic bottles we can do alot thing. In this video, I try to make spoons. I hope you enjoy.Sorry for my explanation (I'm Indonesian)
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:19:59 PST
Cheap Umbrella Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Umbrella-Repair/
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 22:18:26 PST
Planting With Orbeez http://www.instructables.com/id/Planting-With-Orbeez/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 14:41:49 PST
Discovering Oxford Sandy and Black Pigs. Scottish Organic Smallholding. Highland Homestead Part 1. Fermette écossaise - cochons de race rare. Granja escocesa - Los cerdos de raza rara http://www.instructables.com/id/Discovering-Oxford-Sandy-and-Black-Pigs-Scottish-O/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/RC0X/HQ1E9DB9/FJDRC0XHQ1E9DB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/RC0X/HQ1E9DB9/FJDRC0XHQ1E9DB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/RC0X/HQ1E9DB9/FJDRC0XHQ1E9DB9.SMALL.jpg Pavlovafowl Having spent the Christmas holidays with my family in Scotland, I'd like to share some of the rare breeds inhabiting their woodland smallholding on the Highland Boundary Fault. I'm starting with their four pigs, the loveable and resilient Oxford Sandy and Blacks, who in their 300 years as the favour...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 06:54:48 PST
Simple Hydroponic System http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hydroponic-System/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 10:07:22 PST
EASY MADE SELF WATERING POT http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-MADE-SELF-WATERING-POT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/DYSA/HPT92RUA/FBDDYSAHPT92RUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/DYSA/HPT92RUA/FBDDYSAHPT92RUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/DYSA/HPT92RUA/FBDDYSAHPT92RUA.SMALL.jpg kostasvaso [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jgIpQ9Udoo]
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 07:48:43 PST
Cardboard Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Desk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/73MZ/HPT9246J/FBN73MZHPT9246J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/73MZ/HPT9246J/FBN73MZHPT9246J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/73MZ/HPT9246J/FBN73MZHPT9246J.SMALL.jpg 386Cadet This is my cardboard desk I made from 2 boxes The top thing that looks like a slot is a drawer. The bottom compartment is, well, a compartment The very bottom cut out is a place for your feet. I glued 2 boxes together. This is my first instructable.
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:20:02 PST
Shot & Wine Glass Terrarium / Seed Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Shot-Wine-Glass-Terrarium-Seed-Starter/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 05:14:32 PST
Tomato Gardening - Seeds To the Fruit http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomato-Gardening-Seeds-To-the-Fruit/
Tomato Gardening - Seeds To the Fruit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/B6XB/HNXMMPR5/FEWB6XBHNXMMPR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/B6XB/HNXMMPR5/FEWB6XBHNXMMPR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/B6XB/HNXMMPR5/FEWB6XBHNXMMPR5.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 I love Tomato and I love gardening them in my home. Here I 'll show you how to grow Tomato indoors starting from seeds right up to the grown fruits. Set up you gadget Get a suitable soil container. I got a couple of 50 cm wide container.  Fill it with soil. Here I used peat moss as soil. You ...
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 13:47:18 PST
Fish tanks are hard to clean. What would you do to get it to clean itself. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-tanks-are-hard-to-clean-What-would-you-do-to-/
Fish tanks are hard to clean. What would you do to get it to clean itself. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/VY1S/HO7XNFEY/FSHVY1SHO7XNFEY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/VY1S/HO7XNFEY/FSHVY1SHO7XNFEY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/VY1S/HO7XNFEY/FSHVY1SHO7XNFEY.SMALL.jpg mnewtonsr  When you have a fish tank and you clean it the dirty water usually gets dumped outside. But did you know, it is fertilizing the ground you put it on. The filter the same thing, when you rinse it out all the yucky stuff on it the plants love. And with my pump every time the power goes off i have to ...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 10:10:23 PST
"Stand-out" Climate Action http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-out-Climate-Action/
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 06:44:24 PST
"Rise-up" Climate Action http://www.instructables.com/id/Rise-up-Climate-Change-Action/
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:49:31 PST
Raised Bed Wicking Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Bed-Wicking-Garden/
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 08:43:36 PST
Mexican Blanket Patched and Embroidered Converse High Top Sneakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mexican-Blanket-Patched-and-Embroidered-Converse-H/
Mexican Blanket Patched and Embroidered Converse High Top Sneakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/HHR5/HO7XF9CB/FUWHHR5HO7XF9CB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/HHR5/HO7XF9CB/FUWHHR5HO7XF9CB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/HHR5/HO7XF9CB/FUWHHR5HO7XF9CB.SMALL.jpg SaintSalvage I used salesman sample mini Mexican blankets and embroidery floss to mend and repair Converse sneakers. All this makes a funky, one of a kind pair of sneakers. The blankets and sneakers... a nice match I have had some "salesman samples" of Mexican blankets that I received in a bulk estate sale fo...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 19:09:47 PST
How To Make Aloe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Aloe/
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:50:52 PST
How to make a Lightbulb terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Lightbulb-terrarium/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 04:08:40 PST
vertical greens http://www.instructables.com/id/vertical-greens/
vertical greens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/WAOZ/HNSDZ7TX/F0LWAOZHNSDZ7TX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/WAOZ/HNSDZ7TX/F0LWAOZHNSDZ7TX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/WAOZ/HNSDZ7TX/F0LWAOZHNSDZ7TX.SMALL.jpg abhishek daberao This is an idea to grow about acres in your sq.m area. this isn't saying about upgrading the crop yield but what about a building of greens? Indoor planting but amount of fields... to try the possibility of  the proper growth and survival of plants in the human made environment, I preferred to make...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 01:23:51 PST
Gift Idea: Exercise Stress Relief Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-Idea-Exercise-Stress-Relief-Ball/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/THZO/HNK9POPD/FADTHZOHNK9POPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/THZO/HNK9POPD/FADTHZOHNK9POPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/THZO/HNK9POPD/FADTHZOHNK9POPD.SMALL.gif RichsMethods Hello! This video shows how to make an Exercise / Stress Relief Ball. I am a dentist and am constantly using repetitive hand motions at work. I was looking for a hand exercise ball, and I thought "hey I could make that". So here we are. For basically $2-$3 you can make around 5 of these exercise ba...
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 19:24:07 PST