Homemade Weed Killer 1 gallon of white vinegar, 1/2 cup salt, Liquid dish soap (any brand), Empty spray bottle. Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.
Create your very own cottage garden! Designate an area in your yard with a border of flagstone or rocks collected from a field. Plant the taller plants in the back and the shorter plants up front in order to achieve a hedgerow effect. Head to the local nursery and choose an assortment of herbs, vegetables, hardy perennials, and self-sowing annuals. Look for blooms that have different colors, sizes, and textures to add visual interest. Keep reading as eBay helps you build a cottage garden.