Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - gardening http://www.instructables.com Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:20:57 PDT BLOX v1.01 Concrete, Dogs, Gardens and Moulds; Duplicate and Create a Concrete Poodle, German Shepherd, or French Bulldog using ComposiMold! http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Dogs-Gardens-and-Moulds-Duplicate-and-Cre/
Concrete, Dogs, Gardens and Moulds; Duplicate and Create a Concrete Poodle, German Shepherd, or French Bulldog using ComposiMold! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F6P/OJEU/ICRXWHX9/F6POJEUICRXWHX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F6P/OJEU/ICRXWHX9/F6POJEUICRXWHX9.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F6P/OJEU/ICRXWHX9/F6POJEUICRXWHX9.SMALL.jpg ComposiMold This Instructable will teach you how to make and duplicate a large concrete Poodle, German Shepher, French Bulldog and other types of garden statues. Create Your Mold Box. You can use wood or plastic to make your mold box just make sure to seal the wood. Spray with a heavy coat of mold release....
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 11:56:15 PDT
Guerrilla Gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Guerrilla-Gardening/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:26:18 PDT
Terrarium House Of Frodo Lord Of The Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrarium-House-Of-Frodo-Lord-Of-The-Rings/
Terrarium House Of Frodo Lord Of The Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/M5QJ/ICRXJSPS/FS6M5QJICRXJSPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/M5QJ/ICRXJSPS/FS6M5QJICRXJSPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/M5QJ/ICRXJSPS/FS6M5QJICRXJSPS.SMALL.jpg Oficina DIY My name is Emerson Pedroso, I am creator of the YouTube channel Oficina DIY.Recreate The Frodo House Senhos of the Rings building a Terrarium: D It is very top and it's not hard to do, I guarantee you will like enough: DThe Channel DIY Workshop is the right place for those who like to learn ...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 10:38:27 PDT
Do It Yourself Bee Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-It-Yourself-Bee-Hive/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:23:47 PDT
Changing The Color Of Hydrangeas http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-The-Color-Of-Hydrangeas/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:28:00 PDT
self watering mini cup planter http://www.instructables.com/id/self-watering-mini-cup-planter/
self watering mini cup planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/HUK4/ICPP2ZRU/FIFHUK4ICPP2ZRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/HUK4/ICPP2ZRU/FIFHUK4ICPP2ZRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/HUK4/ICPP2ZRU/FIFHUK4ICPP2ZRU.SMALL.jpg bonglim72 Kindly watch the video for full instruction http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FDLHbeaMR24
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:09:24 PDT
Plastic Bottle Shovel http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Bottle-Shovel/
Plastic Bottle Shovel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/Z186/ICNNI8I3/FWKZ186ICNNI8I3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/Z186/ICNNI8I3/FWKZ186ICNNI8I3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/Z186/ICNNI8I3/FWKZ186ICNNI8I3.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 Really easy to make!
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:22:46 PDT
Cloning: Propagating your cannabis crop http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloning-Propagating-your-cannabis-crop/
Cloning: Propagating your cannabis crop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/8S6V/ICP0X2QZ/FJK8S6VICP0X2QZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/8S6V/ICP0X2QZ/FJK8S6VICP0X2QZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/8S6V/ICP0X2QZ/FJK8S6VICP0X2QZ.SMALL.jpg RobertI6 You will need:Humidity Dome Fluorescent Lighting Plug Trays Peat moss plugs Clonex Shot Glass Scalpel Watering Can Spray Bottle Before you begin:Water your mother plant with clean and PH balanced water 24 hours before taking cuttings, refer to step one for tips on plant selection.Prepare your work s...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:26:51 PDT
Scrap Wood to Shed Complex http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Wood-to-Shed-Complex/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:26:15 PDT
Lawnfixer, a 3D printed gardening tool for lawn care http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawnfixer-a-3D-printed-gardening-tool-for-lawn-car/
Lawnfixer, a 3D printed gardening tool for lawn care - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/27Y1/ICID86D1/FN927Y1ICID86D1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/27Y1/ICID86D1/FN927Y1ICID86D1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/27Y1/ICID86D1/FN927Y1ICID86D1.SMALL.jpg tom.devrieze.tovdesign A 3D-printed garden tool, mounted on a broomstick, to repair dead patches in your lawn.Aeration, Verticutting & Overseed in one. Proportional grass seed dispenser.Having a small garden in the city of Antwerp I noticed some lawn spots., dead patches in my garden. Caused by varies reasons such as too ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:20:07 PDT
gardening can be a wonderfull family project http://www.instructables.com/id/gardening-can-be-a-wonderfull-family-project/
gardening can be a wonderfull family project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/N3ES/ICID1SIQ/FTUN3ESICID1SIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/N3ES/ICID1SIQ/FTUN3ESICID1SIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/N3ES/ICID1SIQ/FTUN3ESICID1SIQ.SMALL.jpg paperwalldecorations If you’re looking for an engaging outdoor activity that allows the whole family to participate, gardening can be a wonderful way to involve your children in a healthy hobby you can all enjoy. With little people, they’re a lot closer to the ground; they have an intimate relationship with the earth...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 13:27:53 PDT
How to change the traction belt on a John Deere LT155 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-the-traction-belt-on-a-John-Deere-LT/
How to change the traction belt on a John Deere LT155 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/F8BW/ICICR1H1/FUZF8BWICICR1H1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/F8BW/ICICR1H1/FUZF8BWICICR1H1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/F8BW/ICICR1H1/FUZF8BWICICR1H1.SMALL.jpg blizzardj The traction belt is the one that delivers engine power to the transmission. Start by removing the deck and raising the tractor up so you can work underneath safely. Deck removal is covered in the operators manual, which you can view for free on John Deere's website in case you don't have one of you...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 19:53:50 PDT
Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Bench-2/
Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/20K7/ICHHNLGB/FIT20K7ICHHNLGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/20K7/ICHHNLGB/FIT20K7ICHHNLGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/20K7/ICHHNLGB/FIT20K7ICHHNLGB.SMALL.jpg Mark Ellis A step by step video of how to build your own garden bench from reclaimed wood.
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 04:51:37 PDT
How to instal garden pond http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-instal-garden-pond/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:31:35 PDT
Pallet wood gate http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-wood-gate/
Pallet wood gate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/J8SZ/ICE1SY0E/FM2J8SZICE1SY0E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/J8SZ/ICE1SY0E/FM2J8SZICE1SY0E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/J8SZ/ICE1SY0E/FM2J8SZICE1SY0E.SMALL.jpg gingerben23 The primary reason for this was to keep the new dog in after a few breath holding moments with him running into the road. I've yet to treat the gates with wood preserve yet (waiting on a sunny day) but after i do, there will be chicken mesh put across the bottom so he cant get through the gap. Might...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 04:07:39 PDT
Vinyl Cutter Stencilled Herb Signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Cutter-Stencilled-Herb-Signs/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 02:16:51 PDT
Effective Slug and Snail Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Effective-Slug-and-Snail-Trap/
Effective Slug and Snail Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/B119/IC6IFJQO/FKEB119IC6IFJQO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/B119/IC6IFJQO/FKEB119IC6IFJQO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/B119/IC6IFJQO/FKEB119IC6IFJQO.SMALL.jpg AndrewKFletcher Sometimes the simplest and least expensive designs are frequently the most effective and I believe this slug trap qualifies. Our organic raised bed garden has recently been under siege by a battalion of slugs and snails. Over a single night they can destroy a crop of cabbages if left unchecked. Whi...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 08:52:21 PDT
Raised Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Garden-3/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 13:05:28 PDT
DIY: Sharpen And Balance Lawn Mower blade (video) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sharpen-And-Balance-Lawn-Mower-blade/
DIY: Sharpen And Balance Lawn Mower blade (video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/2CNE/ICACKQLH/FNY2CNEICACKQLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/2CNE/ICACKQLH/FNY2CNEICACKQLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/2CNE/ICACKQLH/FNY2CNEICACKQLH.SMALL.jpg tomas.raila.3 In this video I will show you, how to save few bucks by sharpening and balancing lawn mower blade by your self! It's really easy - so do it your self, don't waste your time and money for workshops.Sharp blade - will give better looking your lawn and cut grass cleanly. Well balanced blade - will keep...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 08:45:15 PDT
Grow Light and Irrigation Hood - 54W, 3300 Lumens, $18 http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Light-and-Irrigation-Hood-54W-3300-Lumens-18/
Grow Light and Irrigation Hood - 54W, 3300 Lumens, $18 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/NH1X/IC7HN213/FJWNH1XIC7HN213.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/NH1X/IC7HN213/FJWNH1XIC7HN213.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/NH1X/IC7HN213/FJWNH1XIC7HN213.SMALL.jpg mart33n33 This project improves upon the first version of a grow light designed to fit on a PVC rack for baking pans.1. Cheaper. Switched out pricey full-spectrum LEDs for standard CFLs. Plants are growing 10x faster with the increased light and bulbs are 1/10 the cost!2. Smaller Footprint. Lights moved fro...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 18:34:05 PDT
A "No Nails" Raised Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/A-No-Nails-Raised-Bed/
A "No Nails" Raised Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/1FSZ/IC671EIW/F4I1FSZIC671EIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/1FSZ/IC671EIW/F4I1FSZIC671EIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/1FSZ/IC671EIW/F4I1FSZIC671EIW.SMALL.jpg buck2217 We are slowly trying to become self sufficient at our property and have a piece of land that has poor access for the mower etc and is covered in rough grass, so I have decided to put in a raised bed and grow root vegetables (potatoes, kumara etc). See before and after picsThe raised beds seem to be ...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 23:42:12 PDT
Light rain 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-rain-20/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:49:32 PDT
Plant Identification Signs http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-Identification-Signs/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:45:27 PDT
Home Automation - Watering Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-Watering-Plants/
Home Automation - Watering Plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QF77/IC37JUU9/F2GQF77IC37JUU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QF77/IC37JUU9/F2GQF77IC37JUU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/QF77/IC37JUU9/F2GQF77IC37JUU9.SMALL.jpg Targetwoman I have a small garden with many fruit bearing trees and plants which require regular watering. The gardener I have is lazy and often skips watering. This resulted in stunted growth of the plants or in the worst case scenario, some plants withering away. I was desperately looking for some form of aut...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:20:32 PDT
Fully Adjustable PVC Rack and Shelving - $29 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-Adjustable-PVC-Rack-and-Shelving-29/
Fully Adjustable PVC Rack and Shelving - $29 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/RCEI/IC2A4OGQ/FM5RCEIIC2A4OGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/RCEI/IC2A4OGQ/FM5RCEIIC2A4OGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/RCEI/IC2A4OGQ/FM5RCEIIC2A4OGQ.SMALL.jpg mart33n33 Here are the goals of this project:1. Design shelving for pans holding grow lights and produce. It must be easily replicable and affordable.2. It must use ordinary parts and hold a common 20” baking pan that can slide in and out of the rack.3. Allow for minute height changes to optimize distance be...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 22:21:34 PDT
Build a Large Self Watering Garden & Greenhouse from Reused Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Large-Self-Watering-Garden-Greenhouse-from/
Build a Large Self Watering Garden & Greenhouse from Reused Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/02HZ/IC2A3OKM/FTO02HZIC2A3OKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/02HZ/IC2A3OKM/FTO02HZIC2A3OKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/02HZ/IC2A3OKM/FTO02HZIC2A3OKM.SMALL.jpg mustangcobrax This instructable shows how I built a versatile and low maintenance above ground garden & greenhouse. This garden planter is self-watering, moisture regulating, self-filling, self-protected, and portable (with help or equipment). While not totally free, I kept my costs to a minimum by using roughly ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 20:08:54 PDT
Outdoor Pallet Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Pallet-Garden/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:42:11 PDT
Battery operated drip system http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-operated-plant-watering/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 13:54:07 PDT
RECIPROCATING PUMP http://www.instructables.com/id/RECIPROCATING-PUMP/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 07:11:14 PDT
Hexagonal Bird Table from Recycled Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagonal-Bird-Table-from-Recycled-Wood/
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 11:39:54 PDT
Flexible Stone Bowls http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Stone-Bowls/
Flexible Stone Bowls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/5WBJ/IBW25RK8/F4G5WBJIBW25RK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/5WBJ/IBW25RK8/F4G5WBJIBW25RK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/5WBJ/IBW25RK8/F4G5WBJIBW25RK8.SMALL.jpg Joekevdv Another project with the "sandy foam" material. The material is not only perfect for making flower pots and fake stones, but also to make flexible and light bowls with a stone-look. You can use them for your garden or house to display little treasures.More about the sandy foam at: Flexible And Light...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 11:36:25 PDT
Fake Stones http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Stones/
Fake Stones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/DPY0/IBTEUA58/FSLDPY0IBTEUA58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/DPY0/IBTEUA58/FSLDPY0IBTEUA58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/DPY0/IBTEUA58/FSLDPY0IBTEUA58.SMALL.jpg Joekevdv Give your garden an extra touch with these light and fake stones made from foam and clay. It's also a fun project to do with children.The stones are made from a material I call "sandy foam". A combination of expanding foam and sand. More explanation about the material I used for this stones, experim...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:24:22 PDT
Motorized System for Raising and Lowering Hanging Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-System-for-Raising-and-Lowering-Hanging-/
Motorized System for Raising and Lowering Hanging Plants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/ABS2/IBT792YL/FYCABS2IBT792YL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/ABS2/IBT792YL/FYCABS2IBT792YL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/ABS2/IBT792YL/FYCABS2IBT792YL.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Hanging plants are a great way to add some green around your house. But there are a lot of great locations for hanging plants that are just too inconvenient to utilize. For instance if you have really high ceilings, you don't want to have to get up on a ladder every day to water them. So I designed ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 11:48:30 PDT
Deer-Proof Raised Garden Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/Deer-Proof-Raised-Garden-Beds/
Deer-Proof Raised Garden Beds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/L2XU/IBT78ZEU/FODL2XUIBT78ZEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/L2XU/IBT78ZEU/FODL2XUIBT78ZEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/L2XU/IBT78ZEU/FODL2XUIBT78ZEU.SMALL.jpg Ben Finio We live in a heavily wooded area, which means lots and lots of deer. Previous attempts to use deer repellent spray on our garden just resulted in our dogs constantly licking the plants (I think the stuff was supposed to taste like rotten eggs, which really isn't a deterrent for my dog). We already h...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 05:28:20 PDT
Herb Garden Ladder Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Herb-Garden-Ladder-Planter/
Herb Garden Ladder Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/ZAOY/IBRRYSCL/F2JZAOYIBRRYSCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/ZAOY/IBRRYSCL/F2JZAOYIBRRYSCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/ZAOY/IBRRYSCL/F2JZAOYIBRRYSCL.SMALL.jpg ToolboxDivas t all began on a sunny day while chatting with my neighbor. We were in her garage and I said to her ” why do you still have that old wooden ladder? It looks dangerous.” She replied, “I don’t know. It works.” I say to her why don’t you let me make an herb garden out of that old ladder so we can r...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 18:01:36 PDT
Flexible Stone Pots http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Stone-Pots/
Flexible Stone Pots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/9SFS/IBRRY8KD/FNY9SFSIBRRY8KD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/9SFS/IBRRY8KD/FNY9SFSIBRRY8KD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/9SFS/IBRRY8KD/FNY9SFSIBRRY8KD.SMALL.jpg Joekevdv Looking for a way to decorate your garden or house? These pots have a stone look, are flexible and light and the best thing: they are easy and fun to make!The pots are made from a material I call "sandy foam". A combination of expanding foam and sand. More explanation about the material I used for t...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 16:04:31 PDT
Flexible And Light Stone Material http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-And-Light-Stone-Material/
Flexible And Light Stone Material - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/D419/IBRRY70M/FRKD419IBRRY70M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/D419/IBRRY70M/FRKD419IBRRY70M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/D419/IBRRY70M/FRKD419IBRRY70M.SMALL.jpg Joekevdv By experimenting with foams and sand I found out that it's really easy and fun to make a material I call "sandy foam'. It looks like stone, but is actually a flexible and light material. It's perfect to decorate your garden or home with and to make projects with (not too young) children.This Instruc...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 16:01:13 PDT
7 Things To Think About When Planning A Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Things-To-Think-About-When-Planning-A-Garden/
7 Things To Think About When Planning A Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/BTOZ/IBRRUSPM/FK6BTOZIBRRUSPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/BTOZ/IBRRUSPM/FK6BTOZIBRRUSPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/BTOZ/IBRRUSPM/FK6BTOZIBRRUSPM.SMALL.jpg JoyUsGarden After 20 years of professionally designing and maintaining gardens, I have some things to share with you about planning a garden. Believe me, I’ve made my share of mistakes and have learned so much from trial and error. Isn’t that the best way after all? Gardens are our outdoor living rooms so li...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 12:23:50 PDT
Tractor Cane Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tractor-Cane-Holder/
Tractor Cane Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/QXMX/IBOWYWBY/FO8QXMXIBOWYWBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/QXMX/IBOWYWBY/FO8QXMXIBOWYWBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/QXMX/IBOWYWBY/FO8QXMXIBOWYWBY.SMALL.jpg pcorbett My 92 year old Dad needed an upgrade on his Garden Tractor. It seems he was tired of forgetting where he placed his cane and running it over. I told him to check under his wheels before he moved his tractor and he said " yah right". He really wanted to mount it on the tractor engine cover with some ...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 09:16:27 PDT
Simple large plant watering system http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-large-plant-watering-system/
Simple large plant watering system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/UA7K/IBNZZQ98/FX7UA7KIBNZZQ98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/UA7K/IBNZZQ98/FX7UA7KIBNZZQ98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/UA7K/IBNZZQ98/FX7UA7KIBNZZQ98.SMALL.jpg Tarwin Four large tomato plants on the balcony, record temperatures on the forecast and the 2 week trip to Norway starts tomorrow... what to do? A drip watering system is not sufficient as the tomato pots are quite big. I needed more power...Rummaging through my part box, I found a simple enough combinatio...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 07:55:03 PDT
Make a 10 Seater Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-10-Seater-Picnic-Table/
Make a 10 Seater Picnic Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/BWPL/IBNHIXXB/FRSBWPLIBNHIXXB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/BWPL/IBNHIXXB/FRSBWPLIBNHIXXB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/BWPL/IBNHIXXB/FRSBWPLIBNHIXXB.SMALL.jpg WOmadeOD Summer's here, so isn't it time you built yourself a superior picnic table, and asked your friends round for a barbeque?The next two steps will offer you the chance to watch my build on YouTube, and to pick up FREE plans for the bench. After that, it's down to the instructions. Watch the Video Ser...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:58:38 PDT
Put a Handle on Your Hose http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-a-Handle-on-Your-Hose/
Put a Handle on Your Hose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/QBFF/IBM25Q7C/F3OQBFFIBM25Q7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/QBFF/IBM25Q7C/F3OQBFFIBM25Q7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/QBFF/IBM25Q7C/F3OQBFFIBM25Q7C.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel A Handle on Your Hose? For what? I have bought a lot of hoses over the years, some good some not so good. One feature I really like is a handle on the female end that lets you grip it with your whole hand rather than just your finger tips. This makes it easy to connect it tight, and get it apart w...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:02:16 PDT
3 Minute pallet garden planter! http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Minute-pallet-garden-planter/
3 Minute pallet garden planter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/0HGD/IBL62E45/FEC0HGDIBL62E45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/0HGD/IBL62E45/FEC0HGDIBL62E45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/0HGD/IBL62E45/FEC0HGDIBL62E45.SMALL.jpg ChadSchimmel In this video I show how to make a simple planter box for the garden with free pallet wood. Pallet projects are fun and you can change this to your needs.
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 17:25:50 PDT
Pallet Garden Trellis http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Garden-Trellis/
Pallet Garden Trellis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/KQA4/IBL0MGLK/FC5KQA4IBL0MGLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/KQA4/IBL0MGLK/FC5KQA4IBL0MGLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/KQA4/IBL0MGLK/FC5KQA4IBL0MGLK.SMALL.jpg Christopher SeanH This instructable discusses how to create a garden trellis made of pallet wood. When I was visiting my parents in Western Maryland, I noticed the short trellises they had in small planter boxes. They said they bought them at an Amish auction and that those trellises were designed to be placed in fiv...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 11:47:38 PDT
Drip irrigation http://www.instructables.com/id/Drip-irrigation-3/
Drip irrigation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/AJJW/IBKUK3GG/FOYAJJWIBKUK3GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/AJJW/IBKUK3GG/FOYAJJWIBKUK3GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/AJJW/IBKUK3GG/FOYAJJWIBKUK3GG.SMALL.jpg gbizzotto This instructable will help you make a small, but scalable, drip irrigation system for your home that will: save water free you from having to water your plants every day allow you to travel You'll need : a water tank you don't mind making a hole in 10mm (or 3/8") diameter water hose drip cham...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 08:18:49 PDT
HSR - 4 Make a Shrub and Tree Soaker Hose http://www.instructables.com/id/HSR-4-Make-a-Shrub-and-Tree-Soaker-Hose/
HSR - 4 Make a Shrub and Tree Soaker Hose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/V2HM/IBKMLC8P/FNDV2HMIBKMLC8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/V2HM/IBKMLC8P/FNDV2HMIBKMLC8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/V2HM/IBKMLC8P/FNDV2HMIBKMLC8P.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel Watering a tree or shrub with just a hose and a nozzle is often a bad idea. Both of theses plants need somewhat infrequent but really deep watering. Some sort of soaking device is a good idea ( flooding nozzles at low flow rate are ok ). Some nozzles dig a hole or jet out of position. Reuse a ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 08:13:09 PDT
Reservoir Bins make gardening easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Reservoir-Bins-make-gardening-easy/
Reservoir Bins make gardening easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ESYX/IBHS2I4X/FAZESYXIBHS2I4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ESYX/IBHS2I4X/FAZESYXIBHS2I4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ESYX/IBHS2I4X/FAZESYXIBHS2I4X.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Reservoir bins make it easy to keep your garden watered, maintained, and gopher-free! They save water by limiting evaporative loss, and bring your plants closer to person-height so it's easy to prune and harvest. Each bin can fit a large plant (like a tomato) plus several smaller plants, giving you ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:12:29 PDT
Hose Salvage and Reuse - 3: Hose Connectors http://www.instructables.com/id/Hose-Salvage-and-Reuse-3-Hose-Connectors/
Hose Salvage and Reuse - 3: Hose Connectors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/7CGO/IBFRVQ5B/FCT7CGOIBFRVQ5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/7CGO/IBFRVQ5B/FCT7CGOIBFRVQ5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/7CGO/IBFRVQ5B/FCT7CGOIBFRVQ5B.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel When a hose fails you can sometimes fix it with a new connector. Nice brass ones are often 5 bucks a piece: http://www.amazon.com/Gilmour-Zinc-Male-Coupling-01MZ/dp/B0008JGSCM/ http://www.amazon.com/Orbit-Thread-Aluminum-Repair-Garden/dp/B006ZN2414/Still it is often worth fixing the hose ( for inst...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:24:26 PDT
Entrance Bee Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Entrance-Bee-Feeder/
Entrance Bee Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/UJ0Y/IBFRKAXL/FP7UJ0YIBFRKAXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/UJ0Y/IBFRKAXL/FP7UJ0YIBFRKAXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/UJ0Y/IBFRKAXL/FP7UJ0YIBFRKAXL.SMALL.jpg gadgetjim In order to develop a strong colony of bees they need to be fed sugar syrup. One of the most convenient ways to feed them sugar syrup is using an entrance feeder. It allows you to easily monitor the level of the Syrup and makes it convenient to refill without opening up the hive. I have been usin...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:59:41 PDT
pallet herb planter http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-herb-planter/
pallet herb planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/0CQJ/IBGCAKFF/F270CQJIBGCAKFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/0CQJ/IBGCAKFF/F270CQJIBGCAKFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/0CQJ/IBGCAKFF/F270CQJIBGCAKFF.SMALL.jpg r0b0t14 hey hope you enjoy the planter i made if there are any problems tell me and ill try to fix them! Whats needed get a two to three pallets and then disassemble them. your going to need four long boards and nine smaller boards. Making the pieces cut the nine small boards in half then take three...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:56:01 PDT