How to Build a Composting System from Pallets

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After seeing countless photos of these systems on Pinterest and in the blogosphere, we finally got around to making our own composting system from pallets this weekend. It's really quick and easy - here's how we did it in less than an hour.
This is what we started with - just an area in the yard with a black municipal composting bin.
This is what we started with - just an area in the yard with a black municipal composting bin.
You'll need five pallets to get a two tiered system. Start by creating a back wall and securing another pallet for a side wall.
You'll need five pallets to get a two tiered system. Start by creating a back wall and securing another pallet for a side wall.
Use long deck screws to attach the pallets top, middle and bottom of each side.
Use long deck screws to attach the pallets top, middle and bottom of each side.
A two bin system allows for piling kitchen and yard waste on one side to decompose and storing the finished compost on the other side.
A two bin system allows for piling kitchen and yard waste on one side to decompose and storing the finished compost on the other side.
Heather (New House New Home)

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