Easy DIY Keg Sink for Your Backyard
Keg Sinks are brilliant way to add a rustic touch to your backyard or garden and this particular type is easy to make yourself. All you need is a keg really. Of all the items this is a bit harder to come across. Other items you will need: 1 Small freestanding sink to build in your keg; Mixer taps; Hose; Connection to water and sewage; Some skills and knowledge on how to connect it right. In order to make this keg you need to make holes for the sink and mixer taps and you need to remove…
Look: Creative Uses for Recycled Shipping Pallets
We recently stopped by the new gourmet deli Taylor on H Street the other day to check it out, and found ourselves as impressed with the decor as we were with their mouthwatering sandwich menu. They have created a truly unique and stylish shop environment with the help of Local DC Design firm Groupo7…The garage front store is an open, quasi-industrial space.
You’ll never look at your backyard the same again. Enjoy wood-fired pizza fresh from your patio oven, host movie night on the lawn or sketch in your shed-turned-artist-studio. Reinvent your outdoor space in ways you’ve never imagined this summer. And when you’re done, you’ll have more than a backyard—you’ll have a living room.
Build a 3 Drum Rain Collection System Better
Build a 3 Drum Rain Collection System Better: MY VERTICAL 'stacked" RAIN COLLECTION SYSTEM I live down in south Louisiana & plant a vegetable garden every year. Now even though my area is considered tropical, we do have dry periods. Watering my garden from the tap…
How To: Make a Rainwater Collection Barrel
In our ongoing efforts to live a greener lifestyle we’ve decided that not only do we want to grow our own organic herbs and produce, we’d also like to water our plants with collected rainwater. We looked around for some rainwater collection systems, and found several appealing options online, but realized we could put together our own with minimal effort for a fraction of the cost. See below the jump for instructions on how to build your own.
Super Cheap and Easy DIY Wooden Rain Barrel Idea
Love the way an old wine barrel looks for a rain barrel but can't afford one? Check out this easy and affordable DIY wooden rain barrel idea!
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