Lena Fransson
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"basics of hugelkultur - using rotting wood as a base for a garden - water saving, humus-making"

Hugelkultur: This is basically a soil-building method, because the "Hugel"/hill eventually breaks down. It is good for garden crops and small bushes, not good for planting permanent trees.

Step #2 of Hugelkulture raised bed... filling approx half full with already rotting and newly cut wood, sticks, branches.

Step of Hugelkulture raised bed. filling approx half full with already rotting and newly cut wood, sticks, branches.

You can build this raised garden bed mini-greenhouse to extend your growing season with used railroad ties for the base and some scrap wood and sheet plastic for the cover.

Hake a Mini Green house. Inexpensive Mini-Greenhouse You can build this raised garden bed mini-greenhouse to extend your growing season with used railroad ties for the base and some scrap wood and sheet plastic for the cover.

Mini-greenhouse from recycled windows

Actually, a brick bottom cold frame.but yes, a sort of greenhouse. "You don't always need to build a big green house, why not try a mini greenhouse made from recycled bricks & windows"

Really like this style: Edwarian mono-pitch lean-to greenhouse, front cold frames. Would like to create a similiar look using salvaged brick and windows!

Really like this style: Edwarian mono-pitch lean-to greenhouse, front cold frames. Would like to create a similiar look using salvaged brick and windows! - cold fram boxes attached to greenhouse

How To Make An Amazing Rain Barrel System To Water Your Garden

Maybe an extra trip to fill your water tank to fill barrels for your garden if no rain? How To Make An Amazing Rain Barrel System To Water Your Garden

diy backyard bar - Google Search

How cool- make your own wooden barrel or waste basket for all the trash from the parties. Possibly put holes in the bottom for liquid to drain out. Could also be used to cover a rain barrel.

Do it yourself rain barrels

"This DIY rain barrel costs less than 100 dollars and works just as well as the expensive one you can buy. Get complete how-to instructions and start saving water with the next rainfall.