Rain Barrels – DIY, Cheap, Decorative Options (+ Care Tips)
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Rain Barrels – DIY, Cheap, Decorative Options (+ Care Tips)

Rain barrels are a great water conservation option, but there are a few things you need to know to avoid a mess and get the most out of your storage. We’ll share how to make a rain barrel (or get one cheap or decorative), plus installation and maintenance tips for rain water collection.

How to Make a Burn Barrel – Burn Safe with Less Smoke

How to Make a Burn Barrel – Burn Safe with Less Smoke

These instructions will help you make your own burn barrel for a country property or for emergency trash disposal. There are also a couple of commercial burn barrel options you can buy at the end of the post. You don’t need to “build a burn barrel” so much as assemble the right parts correctly to minimize…

9 Easy Homemade Citrus Gifts – Great for Little Helpers at Gift Giving Time

9 Easy Homemade Citrus Gifts – Great for Little Helpers at Gift Giving Time

One of my favorite things about fall and winter is the availability of fresh citrus. The lower temperatures also mean cold and flu season, not to mention another season that is my favorite – the holiday season! I use citrus to do many things – quench my thirst, treat my colds and inspire my gifts….