Build Your Own 5 Gallon Bucket Emergency Kit . The DIY Disaster Preparation Bucket. There is sooo much info here, even a content list to DIY emergency bucket.
Here is the vertical cedar fence my hubby built (with my design, lumber shopping and staining help - I'm useless with a hammer though) to cover up the two hideous air conditioning units gracing our frontage. He's awesome! I'm happy. We left lots of air for the AC units to breathe so hopefully its fine.
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