There are many more uses for fireplace ashes than I ever knew. 1. Compost bin - only a little amongst the organic matter. 2. A light layer around plants can keep slugs away. 3. A tablespoon of ash to 1000 gallons of water for a pond will keep algae down.. 4. As a fertilizer. 5. Cleaning silver. Hometalk
Milk Crate Container growing for small spaces. "To stay true to the "air-pot" concept we needed the liner to be breathable; landscaping fabric was the obvious choice. A roll of landscaping fabric commonly comes in a 3' x 50' roll which is enough to make 24 milk crate liners."