kills the weeds/stray grass One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle. (you can purchase 3 gallon size Apple Cider Vinegar in the canning section of a good hardware store - cheap!
Repel the Pests - Place one peeled onion, two peeled garlic cloves, and one teaspoon cayenne pepper in the jar of a blender. Add three cups of water, and blend until smooth. Let the mixture sit overnight, strain the liquid into a spray bottle.
Garden sink idea- Plumbing attached to outdoor hose- water collected in a container underneath through hole in pot. Adding cloth will help collect debris- water can be reused for grasses and flowers, especially if its just a rinse sink.