Used coffee grounds...enrich your garden soil and keep unwanted critters from getting in your garden (helps keep away stray cats from using your garden as a litter box too) Also pesky sugar ants..spread around the property and in the kitchen window sill will keep them out of your home.

There's a lot of misinformation out there about the use of coffee grounds in the garden. This will set the record straight.

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Put Epsom salts and sugar into each hole with your plant. It makes them grow larger, leafier and greener. My stepdad swore by this. . .had the most awesome garden!

Put strawberry plants in concrete blocks to edge a garden. This helps keep the strawberries off the ground and the warmth of the blocks helps them grow.

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How to get rid of snails and slugs. 101 Gardening Secrets Experts Never Tell You>You can also deter slugs by using sand or gravel around the garden. They can't move around without a moist surface. **58 Coffee (caffeine) will kill slugs and snails. Spread used grounds around base of plant or saturate with leftover coffee..I like this idea;~)

To get rid of ants, put small piles of cornmeal where you see ants. They eat it or take it home to the others. They can’t digest it so it kills them. It may take a week or so, especially if it rains, but it works and you don’t have the worry about pets or small children being harmed!

Rid your garden of aphids by spraying your plants with a solution of vinegar and water. 1 cup vinegar to a gallon of water. Vinegar is a natural pesticide so you can get rid of many critters by using a solution mixed with water.

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Sprinkle coffee grounds around your vegetables before you water them, you will be activating slow-release nitrogen that will help them grow faster and fuller.

Coffee Grounds are Worm Crack!

Follow this one tip in your garden get a ton of strawberries! Also a little strawberry education!"

To protect your hostas, especially those growing in pots, cover the soil with used coffee grounds. Not a slug in sight!

Excellent guide to using coffee grounds in your garden. I have been using them for years on hydrangeas but there are other uses and "no nos" I didn't know!

Raised garden bed, with a design that keeps it away from the ground. Hopefully is a bit more critter/ground-water resistant.

DID YOU KNOW: Used coffee grounds improve soil quality for houseplants. I mixed 2 tablespoons of freshly used coffee grounds into a very tired and dying potted plant's soil, saturated it thoroughly, then set it in bright sunlight for a few hours. The plant has completely revived.

Backless bird house with suction cups for the window= you get to see the baby birds hatch! I LOVE this!

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