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Monday 24 July, 2017

Turn a Shed Into a Guest House

Ever wish you had a guest house in your backyard for those times when you have people over on an extended visit? If you have a garden shed, you may already have one! You just need to convert it so it fills its new purpose. So how do you turn a shed into a guest […]


Monday 17 July, 2017

Tips for Organizing a Craft Shed

Running out of room in your craft room? Don’t even have a craft room? If you have the space out back, you can convert a backyard shed into a craft room. A craft shed is similar to the idea of a “she shed,” except of course it isn’t exclusive to female crafters. Don’t have a […]


Monday 10 July, 2017

What is a “She Shed?”

By now, most homeowners are familiar with the concept of a “man cave,” which is a specialized space for men to retreat to where they can “just be guys.” But you may not be familiar yet with the analogous concept of a “she shed.” This is exactly what it sounds like—a backyard shed which has […]


Monday 03 July, 2017

Is It Safe to Grow Tomatoes in Plastic Bins?

Don’t have a lot of room for gardening? Thinking about trying out plastic container gardening for tomatoes? If so, you may wonder whether plastic containers for growing plants are really safe. Is using plastic tubs as planters good or bad for your health? Will you end up poisoning yourself because of the plastic leaching into […]


Monday 26 June, 2017

How to Grow Tomatoes in Plastic Bins

There are a number of reasons why you might want to grow tomatoes in bins instead of in the ground or in pots. Maybe you do not have room in your yard for a garden; you might not even have a yard to garden in. As to ceramic pots, they do work well, but they […]


Monday 19 June, 2017

Storing Bird Seed in Plastic Containers

When you first start feeding birds, you might purchase a small bag of seed. But as you become a bird enthusiast, you will quickly discover that you need more and more seed for your feathered friends. Word gets around in the bird community, and before long, your feathered friends will bring their friends to your […]


Monday 12 June, 2017

Choosing the Right Long-Term Food Storage Containers

Have you ever thought about putting together a long-term food supply? Many people associate long-term food storage with survivalism, but it actually has many other applications. It doesn’t take the end of the world as we know it to make a back-stock of foodstuffs useful. Sometimes all it takes is a long power cut or […]


Monday 05 June, 2017

Why Create a Long-Term Food Supply?

I have noticed lately that one trend which is really on the rise especially in the USA right now is survival preparation. Maybe this is something you are already really into or maybe it is not. Either way, it is definitely a pertinent topic when it comes to plastic food storage containers. We have a […]