Instructables: exploring - living - green http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:45:01 PST BLOX v1.01 Ultimate Robo-Planter (with light and detachable anti-spill module) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Robo-Planter-with-light-and-detachable-an/
Ultimate Robo-Planter (with light and detachable anti-spill module) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/WCQN/I3VHGZDY/F4CWCQNI3VHGZDY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/WCQN/I3VHGZDY/F4CWCQNI3VHGZDY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/WCQN/I3VHGZDY/F4CWCQNI3VHGZDY.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer (If you like my project, please vote for me. Thanks!)Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you... my Ultimate Robo-Planter!"But Mario" - you will say - "We have seen your Robo-Planters before. Not bad and very ecological, but what new do you have to show?"Good question, my dear reader! Let me explain it to y...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 07:50:28 PST
Origami Freakin' Freddy Kreuger Claws http://www.instructables.com/id/Origami-Freakin-Freddy-Kreuger-Claws/
Origami Freakin' Freddy Kreuger Claws - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/LIBJ/I3TH7K9Z/F3YLIBJI3TH7K9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/LIBJ/I3TH7K9Z/F3YLIBJI3TH7K9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/LIBJ/I3TH7K9Z/F3YLIBJI3TH7K9Z.SMALL.jpg TrapMastaJeremy All the materials needed are rectangular or square sheets of notebook or printer paper. Other paper may work, but it is not recommended and may end in an explosion or contraction of AIDS. I personally used AP Lang essays and notes, because the very defintion of upcycling is turning trash into someth...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:49:44 PST
Jump Rope http://www.instructables.com/id/Jump-Rope/
Jump Rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/8QTX/I3KC5V1W/FH18QTXI3KC5V1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/8QTX/I3KC5V1W/FH18QTXI3KC5V1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/8QTX/I3KC5V1W/FH18QTXI3KC5V1W.SMALL.jpg SuzetteR I made a jump rope that was fun to make. I did not spend money on this jump rope at all. I just found a couple of bags that we used for our grocery. This is a great gift for your niece or little sister that likes to play outside. This can also be given for someone who enjoys working out.What you wil...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:04:29 PST
Easy Care Houseplants - IMHO http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Care-Houseplants-IMHO/
Easy Care Houseplants - IMHO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/OE8B/I3KBXA8U/FD5OE8BI3KBXA8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/OE8B/I3KBXA8U/FD5OE8BI3KBXA8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/OE8B/I3KBXA8U/FD5OE8BI3KBXA8U.SMALL.jpg aayers1 It doesn't get much easier than one you're likely familiar with... Snake Plant, Mother-In-Law Tongue, or Sanseveria, a sweetheart of a plant by any of it's names. This standard is a known quantity: Sansevieria trifasciata, Bird's Nest Snake Plant, first image. The picture shows my easy to grow dwarf...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:12:39 PST
Pebble Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Pebble-Flower-Pot/
Pebble Flower Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/711Y/I3H7GOMA/FEJ711YI3H7GOMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/711Y/I3H7GOMA/FEJ711YI3H7GOMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/711Y/I3H7GOMA/FEJ711YI3H7GOMA.SMALL.jpg joanieebert I got all of my supplies from my garage. I found an old paint can, cleaned it out, and took off the paper around it. The spreading tool was in my Dad's toolbox. The pebbles were also in my garage from when we used to have a fish tank. The grout was in my garage as well. The soil I used came from my ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:42:48 PST
Survival stove can http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-stove-can/
Survival stove can - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/57IJ/I3H7FP7F/FE157IJI3H7FP7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/57IJ/I3H7FP7F/FE157IJI3H7FP7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/57IJ/I3H7FP7F/FE157IJI3H7FP7F.SMALL.jpg mohamed199885 Reducing Its making environmental sense to reuse products,example is turning off your faucet when you brush your teeth to same water. Reusing is using something again or more than once, example of reusing is reusing a water bottle multiple times.Recycling is a series of steps that takes a used mater...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:05:50 PST
Reusing Unwanted Paper With Origami http://www.instructables.com/id/Kawasaki-Rose/
Reusing Unwanted Paper With Origami - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/FQ7W/I3KBTB3W/FH3FQ7WI3KBTB3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/FQ7W/I3KBTB3W/FH3FQ7WI3KBTB3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/FQ7W/I3KBTB3W/FH3FQ7WI3KBTB3W.SMALL.jpg TheEnvironmentalFox Origami is the Japanese art of folding paper into decorative shapes and figures.In this instructable I will demonstrate how something so simple can become something amazing.Origami is a great way to rid of unwanted paper and use it in a safe way that doesn't harm the environment.Designed by Toshikaz...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:09:10 PST
Christmas Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Lanterns/
Christmas Lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/1IP4/I3H4Z9TD/F931IP4I3H4Z9TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/1IP4/I3H4Z9TD/F931IP4I3H4Z9TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/1IP4/I3H4Z9TD/F931IP4I3H4Z9TD.SMALL.jpg ShawnaW Christmas lanterns add holiday flair over doors and can also act as centerpieces on tables when you're spending time with your family. These centerpieces are made out of toilet paper rolls, painted and decorated with glitter and suspended under a light to add décor to the Christmas season. Using toi...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:04:37 PST
Camera from Arizona Can!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-from-Arizona-Can/
Camera from Arizona Can!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZFQE/I3H7D3YB/FADZFQEI3H7D3YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZFQE/I3H7D3YB/FADZFQEI3H7D3YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/ZFQE/I3H7D3YB/FADZFQEI3H7D3YB.SMALL.jpg rockyg1 very cool and unique way to create a camera from an Arizona can. Things Needed: These are things you'll need :-Scissors - a ruler - a pen - Two arizona cans - Super Glue -taking the two Arizona cans, puncture a whole right below the top seam-insert scissors then cut them off .... -cut all ...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:14:49 PST
Upcycle -Diy cellphone holder. http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Diy-cellphone-holder/
Upcycle -Diy cellphone holder. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/W76Q/I3H7CZYY/F5JW76QI3H7CZYY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/W76Q/I3H7CZYY/F5JW76QI3H7CZYY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/W76Q/I3H7CZYY/F5JW76QI3H7CZYY.SMALL.jpg jenniferd6 For this project Instead of throwing away an old pair of jeans I cut out the back pocket and made it into a cell phone holder specifically for when I charge my phone.Using the three r's:Reduce-to make smaller or less amount.For instance,wasting less water than usual.Reuse-use again.Finding a way to...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 07:56:01 PST
Indoor Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Garden/
Indoor Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CI7G/I3H7CRV6/FS7CI7GI3H7CRV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CI7G/I3H7CRV6/FS7CI7GI3H7CRV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/CI7G/I3H7CRV6/FS7CI7GI3H7CRV6.SMALL.jpg udubinsky From a draw to an indoor garden Enforce the draw I took down the front of the draw and dismantled a palet (note it was the strongest palet i've encounted and cost me breaking my hammer).i've used the wood from the palet to enforce the bottom of the draw. Wheels of fortune Added wheels. Water...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 07:49:36 PST
Light Bulb Flower vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bulb-Flower-vase/
Light Bulb Flower vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/EE5D/I3KBT7G5/FYFEE5DI3KBT7G5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/EE5D/I3KBT7G5/FYFEE5DI3KBT7G5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/EE5D/I3KBT7G5/FYFEE5DI3KBT7G5.SMALL.jpg yeezus21 Today, i will be teaching you how to make a neat flower vase out of an old light bulb that you can easily find in your house or go buy at the store. The greatness of this project is that you can decorate your light bulb however you want and it cost little to no money to make a beautiful vase like th...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 07:32:55 PST
That Origami Paper Glasses Case Doe http://www.instructables.com/id/That-Origami-Paper-Glasses-Case-Doe/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 01:20:13 PST
Candy Doll House ~ http://www.instructables.com/id/Candy-Doll-House-/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:27:52 PST
Lightbulb ornaments http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightbulb-ornaments/
Lightbulb ornaments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/W41C/I3H7BAXO/F3FW41CI3H7BAXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/W41C/I3H7BAXO/F3FW41CI3H7BAXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/W41C/I3H7BAXO/F3FW41CI3H7BAXO.SMALL.jpg keyicui17 Tips on reducing waste and conserving resources can be summed up by the three R’s: Reduce, Resuse, Recycle Reduce means to decrease the amount of trash you produce and the amount of recourse you use. By doing something as simple as buying products with less packaging, you are implementing the princ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 21:42:22 PST
organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/organizer/
organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/KGG2/I3H4Z3PN/F2PKGG2I3H4Z3PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/KGG2/I3H4Z3PN/F2PKGG2I3H4Z3PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/KGG2/I3H4Z3PN/F2PKGG2I3H4Z3PN.SMALL.jpg daisyrivera12 This is an organizer for school supplies made out of a carton of milk. First I drew out the outline of the shape I wanted for the organizer. I then cut it out with some scissors. I painted the cartoon a light blue shade with a makeup applicator sponge. Then, I cut out cardboard to fit in...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:40:09 PST
T-Shirt grocery bag http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-grocery-bag/
T-Shirt grocery bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OFZV/I3KBS7GG/F6EOFZVI3KBS7GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OFZV/I3KBS7GG/F6EOFZVI3KBS7GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/OFZV/I3KBS7GG/F6EOFZVI3KBS7GG.SMALL.jpg Jason_Pham PRESENTING, A T-SHIRT GROCERY BAG. You use a old T shirt and convert it into a grocery bag, so that you don't have to use plastic bags. You reduce the amount of plastics you use with this bag, and reduce the waste by not throwing away any plastic bags. MATERIALS Old T-shirtScissorsSewing machine ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:36:00 PST
Majestic Upcycled Christmas wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/Majestic-Upcycled-Christmas-reef/
Majestic Upcycled Christmas wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/1JAB/I3KBRY5J/F5J1JABI3KBRY5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/1JAB/I3KBRY5J/F5J1JABI3KBRY5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/1JAB/I3KBRY5J/F5J1JABI3KBRY5J.SMALL.jpg arelyxm_ The three R's. The three R's stand for reduce , reuse and recycle. Reduce means to reduce the amount of resources you use on a daily basis, reuse means to use something as much as possible before replacing it and recycle means to convert waste into something reusable. An exampl...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:47:56 PST
Bottled Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottled-Christmas-Tree/
Bottled Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/KMGH/I3KBRMKV/F8TKMGHI3KBRMKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/KMGH/I3KBRMKV/F8TKMGHI3KBRMKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/KMGH/I3KBRMKV/F8TKMGHI3KBRMKV.SMALL.jpg diane.lin.94 A Christmas tree that is practically free! SUPPLIES Four 2 Liter Soda bottles I got mine from a banquet(everyone drank the sodas and were going to toss the bottles)One Pair of scissors I had scissors at home3 sheets of scrap paper This paper was from a health packet from my freshman yearTape ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:49:40 PST
Cereal Box Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Cereal-Box-Nightlight/
Cereal Box Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/4ECB/I3H4QGYM/FXA4ECBI3H4QGYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/4ECB/I3H4QGYM/FXA4ECBI3H4QGYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/4ECB/I3H4QGYM/FXA4ECBI3H4QGYM.SMALL.jpg adannie This is a nightlight that I constructed using an empty cereal box, a pin, and a lighbulb plug from an old nightlight.Recycling is the process of taking objects that would primarily be taken to a landfill, and using those objects to create other things or having other uses for them. When it comes to ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:56:21 PST
Book Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Planter/
Book Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/0QOI/I3H4XSXE/F010QOII3H4XSXE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/0QOI/I3H4XSXE/F010QOII3H4XSXE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/0QOI/I3H4XSXE/F010QOII3H4XSXE.SMALL.jpg KidusY Reduce, reuse, recycle, and up-cycle are all terms to describe different ways that we can cut down on waste. To reduce means to try and focus on using only as much as you need, for example carpooling in order to use less gas so that there is less pollution is emitted into the atmosphere. Reuse mean...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:00:13 PST
Upcycling Old and Unused Corkboards http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycling-Old-and-Unused-Corkboards/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:16:38 PST
Upcyced Lightbulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcyced-Lightbulb/
Upcyced Lightbulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/D2OV/I3H4V3UN/FPRD2OVI3H4V3UN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/D2OV/I3H4V3UN/FPRD2OVI3H4V3UN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/D2OV/I3H4V3UN/FPRD2OVI3H4V3UN.SMALL.jpg viviantran The three terms reduce, reuse, and recycle are used to cut down the amount of waste we throw away and conserve natural resoures, land, and energy. Reduce means to lessen how much you use something; and example is to not shower as long so that you can save water. Reuse means to use something again af...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 07:36:27 PST
UpCycling: Wooden Flower Case http://www.instructables.com/id/UpCycling-Wooden-Flower-Case/
UpCycling: Wooden Flower Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/47OL/I3H4TBY2/FBO47OLI3H4TBY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/47OL/I3H4TBY2/FBO47OLI3H4TBY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/47OL/I3H4TBY2/FBO47OLI3H4TBY2.SMALL.jpg ShadmanA WHAT IS THE 3 R’S AND UPCYCLING?The Three R's: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. Tips on reducing waste and conserving resources. The three R's - reduce, reuse and recycle - all help to cut down on the amount of waste we throw away. They conserve natural resources, landfill space and energy.REDUCE: Reduci...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:34:05 PST
A Clean my drawer - scratch paper http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Clean-my-drawer-scratch-paper/
A Clean my drawer - scratch paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/IPMK/I3GX65X6/FPZIPMKI3GX65X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/IPMK/I3GX65X6/FPZIPMKI3GX65X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/IPMK/I3GX65X6/FPZIPMKI3GX65X6.SMALL.jpg irinak1 I want to use a clean my drawer.But I have no scissors, paste and money. I have just a scratch paper.I need only A4-size paper.For more detailed information, please refer to video~ :)- #7 Fold an - in the paper Fold an - in the paper. Fold a side(2,3) along the line(1). Fold/Open alon...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:45:47 PST
Upcycled Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Phone-Case/
Upcycled Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/FRTI/I3KBQWZ8/FZ9FRTII3KBQWZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/FRTI/I3KBQWZ8/FZ9FRTII3KBQWZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/FRTI/I3KBQWZ8/FZ9FRTII3KBQWZ8.SMALL.jpg Zaakir5 You Will Need :Cardboard Tape (Clear)Box cutterScissors Measuring Tape Measure out the dimensions of your phone. Cut the Cardboard box to fit the dimensions of the phone and tape the pieces together. Use the tape to tape the front of the phone case, this tape is used as a screen protect...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:31:29 PST
Upcyc-Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcyc-Lamp/
Upcyc-Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/ENDX/I3H4QHKG/FJ5ENDXI3H4QHKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/ENDX/I3H4QHKG/FJ5ENDXI3H4QHKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/ENDX/I3H4QHKG/FJ5ENDXI3H4QHKG.SMALL.jpg jt200239582 There are many things we can do to save our environment, 3 of which are very simple: reduce, reuse, and recycle. Reduce is when you try and use less of a resource, for example, turning off a light when you leave a room instead of just leaving it on. Reuse is when you use a resource again like instea...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:19:40 PST
A simple cute greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-cute-greenhouse/
A simple cute greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/3DR1/I3H76KTW/FBG3DR1I3H76KTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/3DR1/I3H76KTW/FBG3DR1I3H76KTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/3DR1/I3H76KTW/FBG3DR1I3H76KTW.SMALL.jpg shahrokhani A simple cute greenhouse:Hi again, my third instructable is making a greenhouse, I have a small garden and I cannot make a permanent greenhouse, therefore I decided to make a temporary greenhouse and in summers just remove the cover and in winter cover it, because the greenhouse is made by very thin...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 13:08:09 PST
AirPlant Terrarium Gift Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-AirPlant-Terrarium-Gift-Kit/
AirPlant Terrarium Gift Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/4ARZ/I3GX23KJ/FPM4ARZI3GX23KJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/4ARZ/I3GX23KJ/FPM4ARZI3GX23KJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/4ARZ/I3GX23KJ/FPM4ARZI3GX23KJ.SMALL.jpg SonikaJAnand Making a airplant terrarium is very exciting, so this season you can gift your folks the DIY kit that looks not only exotic and professional but also is easy to make. People are intrigued by seeing terrarium and think it so difficult to make. These make gift for any age as they are creative and live...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 01:35:26 PST
DIY Mason Jar Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mason-Jar-Garden/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 01:13:44 PST
Mow Your Lawn by the Power of the Sun http://www.instructables.com/id/Mow-Your-Lawn-by-the-Power-of-the-Sun/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 21:06:25 PST
Spider Plants for Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Plants-for-Free/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 09:18:24 PST
Bird of Paradise http://www.instructables.com/id/Bird-of-Paradise-1/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 10:30:55 PST
Green http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-2013-2014/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FT9/XGQY/I34E11G1/FT9XGQYI34E11G1.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FT9/XGQY/I34E11G1/FT9XGQYI34E11G1.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FT9/XGQY/I34E11G1/FT9XGQYI34E11G1.SMALL.jpg agreenspan An Algae Bioreactor from Recycled Water Bottles Simple Algae Home CO2 Scrubber - Part 1 Hyduino - Automated Hydroponics with an Arduino hyduino Terrarium Table aquarium table. aquaponic table. DIY Solar Panel Building an Aquaponic System
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 03:53:48 PST
Small Scale Power Solutions http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Scale-Power-Solutions/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 11:48:20 PST
Repurposing Coffee Maker as a Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-Coffee-Maker-as-a-Planter/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 06:58:19 PST
Watering Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Watering-Plants/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/SNEO/I327FK23/F1OSNEOI327FK23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/SNEO/I327FK23/F1OSNEOI327FK23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/SNEO/I327FK23/F1OSNEOI327FK23.SMALL.jpg IndmanC Zero Power, Self-Watering, Self-Regulating Container Garden Zero Power Consuming Irrigation System Home Plants Watering your plants with a microcontroller WATERING SYSTEM - INTRODUCTION water tank automation - prototype Automatic Plant Watering System
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 06:20:00 PST
Recycled Book Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Book-Planters-1/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:16:47 PST
Windowsill Aquaponics System http://www.instructables.com/id/Windowsill-Aquaponics-System/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:13:56 PST
How to make your own storage heater from strawcrete and stone - Part 3 The Wall. Brico ecolo radiateur - 3. Bricolaje calentador ecológico - 3. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-storage-heater-from-strawcret-2/
How to make your own storage heater from strawcrete and stone - Part 3 The Wall. Brico ecolo radiateur - 3. Bricolaje calentador ecológico - 3. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/3ANC/I2TG5JLS/F923ANCI2TG5JLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/3ANC/I2TG5JLS/F923ANCI2TG5JLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/3ANC/I2TG5JLS/F923ANCI2TG5JLS.SMALL.jpg Organikmechanic With the strawcrete starting to dry, I took off the mould and left it for a few days to let the air circulate around it until it had hardened.I then placed it in position on the hearth and with the wood stove still in place, began to build wooden shuttering around it to guide me in building the sto...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:03:07 PST
How to make your own storage heater from strawcrete/stone - Part 2. Sweeping. Brico ecolo radiateur - 2. Bricolaje calentador ecológico - 2. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-storage-heater-from-strawcret-1/
How to make your own storage heater from strawcrete/stone - Part 2. Sweeping. Brico ecolo radiateur - 2. Bricolaje calentador ecológico - 2. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/GCQH/I2TG2TO9/FN4GCQHI2TG2TO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/GCQH/I2TG2TO9/FN4GCQHI2TG2TO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/GCQH/I2TG2TO9/FN4GCQHI2TG2TO9.SMALL.jpg Organikmechanic In preparation for the build and whilst the strawcrete insulating pad is drying, I now use that time to check the flue to the stove and sweep the chimney. These are some tips and strategies for doing this.Why sweep the chimney?When wood or coal is burned in a fire, smoke is given off, in this smoke ...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:02:45 PST
How to make your own storage heater from strawcrete and stone - Part 1. Brico ecolo radiateur. Bricolaje calentador ecológico http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-own-storage-heater-from-strawcret/
How to make your own storage heater from strawcrete and stone - Part 1. Brico ecolo radiateur. Bricolaje calentador ecológico - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/76Z0/I2S6NGY7/FH476Z0I2S6NGY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/76Z0/I2S6NGY7/FH476Z0I2S6NGY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/76Z0/I2S6NGY7/FH476Z0I2S6NGY7.SMALL.jpg Organikmechanic This is the start of a project we have now completed to improve our heating system in the sitting room. We wanted our wood stove both to give a more even heat and we wanted the room retain some warmth in the morning. Although our fuel is free, being untreated pallets, we also wanted to be more econo...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 04:56:46 PST
My String Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/My-String-Garden/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 02:39:52 PST
Rootage of plantlets http://www.instructables.com/id/Rootage-of-plantlets/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 02:36:48 PST
how to take pics of leafs http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-take-pics-of-leafs/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 05:01:02 PST
How To Prevent Global Warming http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Prevent-Global-Warming/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:24:36 PST
Homemade Pellet burner http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Pellet-burner/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 14:38:21 PST
Green http://www.instructables.com/id/Green-2013/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/W4OU/I26MYP1J/F61W4OUI26MYP1J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/W4OU/I26MYP1J/F61W4OUI26MYP1J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/W4OU/I26MYP1J/F61W4OUI26MYP1J.SMALL.jpg SparkySolar Green is not a fad,It will have to be way of life Solar Power Clothes Dryer Homemade Green Cleaning Recipes Winterize your garden with a cold frame $4 Solar Battery Charger Clean Green How to make your own (cheap & green) cleaning wipes! null null null
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 17:39:33 PST
Hypermiler Flat Hubcaps http://www.instructables.com/id/Hypermiler-Moon-Hubcaps-Increase-MPG/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 20:05:13 PST
Dryer Heat Recovery http://www.instructables.com/id/Dryer-Heat-Recovery/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:55:05 PST