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homemade wash powder question

In trying to make the homemade wash powder. any recommendations for grating up the fels naptha? it destroyed a food processor and a food gr…

Started by Shellie A. Gades

5 Apr 19, 2012
Reply by Penny

Fleece, wool, and a trailer

So this evening, my wonderful neighbor and friend brought me home a trailer full of fleece. Yes, a trailer. There has to be a ton of the st…

Started by Erin Mitchell

5 Feb 1, 2012
Reply by Brenda Seader

Genius! Make a watering "can" from an old laundry detergent bottle!

http://hawaiigardening.blogspot.com/2009/10/diy-watering-can.html Rinse out bottle thoroughly. Drill plenty of holes in the cap. To all…

Started by Cornelia

6 Jan 31, 2012
Reply by Yvonne

Reusing old creamer bottles.

I am a coffee drinker and I have left over creamer bottles. Does anyone have any ideas what to do with them? Or should I just put them in t…

Started by Lauren Mae Spiker Cook

3 Aug 13, 2011
Reply by Lauren Mae Spiker Cook

How to grow edible backyard mushrooms?

Has anyone put in a mushroom garden i'm researching it now anod would to hear about others trials and such. Thanks! -Ash

Started by Mud Pies to Sticky Buns

7 May 18, 2011
Reply by Mud Pies to Sticky Buns

Make your own laundry detergent

Michael's recipes costs him $0.07 per load! Check it out here.The Recipe 2 cups Borax 2 cups Washing Soda 1 regular sized bar Ivory Soap…

Started by Cornelia

4 Mar 31, 2011
Reply by Juli

How to make yarn from old T-shirts!

Full instructions at Craft Passion   Another tutorial to help save our Mother Earth by turning unwanted items into something useful. This…

Started by Cornelia

5 Mar 31, 2011
Reply by Juli

Carbonate beer, soda, water, or anything else easily and safely.

You will need a CO2 tank & gauges that will cost about $75 new or $50 used. The 2 litre bottles are easy to find for free and a tire va…

Started by Pat Johnson

0 Mar 30, 2011

Build a weatherprooof metal pipe structure/table with few tools and little money

With nothing more than a pipe cutter and a half inch wrench/socket you can build a sturdy weatherproof table/stand that will support a lot…

Started by Pat Johnson

0 Mar 30, 2011

How To Render Lard

Courtesy of Spain In IowaHow To Render Lard The Right Way (Snow White and Odorless)

Started by Cornelia

0 Mar 25, 2011




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