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Easy DIY Compost Solution (#GardenFeature)

After researching compost bins online I decided I just didn't want to spend $575+ on a contraption to hold my trash, so I looked around the yard at what I already had and came up with my own plan!
Time: 45 Minutes Cost: $0 Difficulty: Easy
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It's not the prettiest set up, but it works and it's along the side of the house in the yard so it's very out of the way.
Check out the blog post to see how I made this work: http://sandpaperandglue.com/2014/06/19/easy-diy-compost-solution/

Got a question about this project?

  • Lisa @ 50 Things to Know Life

    I need a bigger compost. I only have a smaller container. Thanks for the tips.

  • Kim Neumann
    Kim Neumann Brimley, MI

    you forgot egg shells!!!!

    • Stephanie (Sandpaper & Glue)

      @Kim Neumann - oh I guess it's not on that list, but don't worry I've been throwing them in there like crazy! I also crush them up and scatter them on top of the soil around my plants to keep crawly bugs off (they don't like the feel)

  • Linda A
    Linda A Navarre, FL

    Dryer lint can also go in!

  • Sheila
    Sheila Bremen, GA

    I made mine like this and have found large migets it the compost, is this normal????

  • Rebecca M

    Love this idea. I am going to have to try it.

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