convert lamp to solar lamp for outdoors
Light Up Your Night With an Easy Outdoor Table Lamp
Simple aphid control - something yellow covered in vaseline
Using nail polish to rejuvinate solar cells
Keep slugs off your hostas by putting coffee grounds around them
I can totally see this as my new craft 'room'! hehe
Adding to my flower garden this year! Angelonia -It's easy to grow and flowers profusely, great plant for our dry spells and heat. Not fussy about soil either. Butterflies love it!
Great idea! Rope lighting around the garden. Inexpensive, waterproof and you can use a timer.
building a perfect raised bed
Turn weedy walks into artful avenues with neat and attractive paths of brick.
Here's how to make your own orbs or spheres for indoors or outdoors. These spheres add interest to any garden setting, especially when left to rust naturally. You can make these orbs or spheres using steel or wood. http://www.home-dzine.co.za/garden/garden-spheres.htm# Irons, Wine Barrels, Iron Sphere, Metal, Whiskey Barrels, Yard Art, Ornament, Gardens, Garden Sculptures
DIY - Make your own garden sphere or orb (you could really have fun painting these in bright colors)
To ensure pollination of your raspberries, build a simple orchard mason bee house by drilling holes in a 4x4 and giving it a shingle-roof overhang. Secure the house to a sunny trellis pole, and the bees will come.
Slug be Gone: Put a tablespoon or two of cornmeal in a jar and lay it on its side wherever there is slug activity. The slugs love this stuff and after eating it they die.
DIG has created an awesome FREE Drip Irrigation Installation Guide which will guide you through what to buy and how to put it together. Drip Irrigation System, Diy Raised Garden, Raised Gardens, Raised Bed Gardens, Diy Irrigation System, Garden Irrigation System, Rais Garden, Raised Garden Beds Diy, Irrig System
Irrigation system for raised garden beds.
They made this out of flower pots...but I have a water bath base that needs a saucer. This is a great idea for replenishing a saucer, since I'm pretty sure they will often sell a saucer separate from the pot at Walmart and stuff. Brilliant! Terra Cotta, Diy Flower Pot Ideas, Pour Paint, Blue Green, Bird Baths, Homemade Flowers, Pot Bird, Flower Pots, Terracotta Pots
DIY Pour Painted Terra Cotta Pot Bird Bath in Blues & Greens