Instructables: exploring - living - reuse - green - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:24:44 PST BLOX v1.01 How To Recycle HDPE Plastic The Easy Way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Recycle-HDPE-Plastic-The-Easy-Way/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:18:40 PST
Keyboard Refrigerator Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Keyboard-Refrigerator-Magnets/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 05:57:57 PDT
All Weather Trench http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Weather-Trench/
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 15:19:21 PST
Durable Handmade Paper Beads http://www.instructables.com/id/Durable-Handmade-Paper-Beads/
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 13:58:55 PST
The best fire starter I've ever found, Cheap & Easy to make yourself http://www.instructables.com/id/The-best-fire-starter-Ive-ever-found-Cheap-Easy-to/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 10:21:44 PST
ziploc bag washer http://www.instructables.com/id/zip-lock-bag-washer/
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 11:31:32 PDT
Quick and easy homestead uses for Plastic Bottles (PET) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-homestead-uses-for-Plastic-Bottles-/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2009 17:34:55 PST
How To: Reuse Franzia (or any other "Wine-In-A-Box") or: A compact, airproof bag for liquids. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To%3a-Reuse-Franzia-or-any-other-%22Wine-In-A-Box/
How To: Reuse Franzia (or any other "Wine-In-A-Box") or: A compact, airproof bag for liquids. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/O7XL/8WDEQZJIFD6/FU9O7XL8WDEQZJIFD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/O7XL/8WDEQZJIFD6/FU9O7XL8WDEQZJIFD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/O7XL/8WDEQZJIFD6/FU9O7XL8WDEQZJIFD6.SMALL.jpg 0.775volts So, last night I found myself at a party, full of people with questionalbe taste in alcohol. Needless to say, By the end of the evening, there were several empty boxes of wine (which dosen't actually come in a box). as I was breaking down the empty wine boxes, I realized something very important. Th...
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Mon, 21 Aug 2006 02:24:36 PDT
Paper-Green a new way to recycle and plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Green-a-new-way-to-recycle-and-plant/
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Fri, 25 Jan 2013 11:30:30 PST
CD/DVD Roofing Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/CDDVD-Roofing-Concept/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2010 05:58:45 PST
House built with plastic and glass bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/House-in-Mexico-built-with-plastic-and-glass-bottl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2JPG/G4E0XZVC/F2G2JPGG4E0XZVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2JPG/G4E0XZVC/F2G2JPGG4E0XZVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2JPG/G4E0XZVC/F2G2JPGG4E0XZVC.SMALL.jpg blkhawk Versión en español A friend sent me these pictures about a house that was built using recycled materials.
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Thu, 14 Jan 2010 16:28:21 PST