DIY Rain Barrel - I will be building one of these next to my vegetable garden! DIY Rain Barrel - I will be building one of these next to my vegetable garden! DIY Rain Barrel - I will be building one of these next to my vegetable garden!
Do's & Don'ts When Making A Rain Barrel For Rainwater Collection
I always seem to have a ton of excess rain water in my yard. i think i am going to make two of these Rain barrels. Note spigot on bottom, overflow valve on top. 20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas
Gold fish are thriving and keeping mosquitos away. This is their third summer in the rain barrels and are doing very well. In the winter I bring them inside and keep in a fish tank. Great idea if I ever get my rain barrel set up.
Glue pennies to the side of garden bed to keep slugs away. Slugs and snails won't cross copper. #squarefootgardening
Irish Spring and a cheese grater. Apparently squirrels hate the smell of the soap, so they'll stay out of your garden. as well as deer and mice. Rather than grate it, I cut chunks of Irish Spring soap.
Today's featured DIY project is a great one because we are entering a lovely rainy season soon! Collecting rain water is a convenient, thrifty and green way to water your yard. But not only that, is…MoreMore