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www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/gardening-blog/2009/may/03/compost-gardens

May 3, 2009 ... These have been a selection of both bought and homemade and I've always found that the best compost comes from homemade compost bins. So here's how to construct one yourself. To make a simple compost bin, firstly get four pallets of roughly the same size. My present bin is made from pallets ...

www.permaculture.co.uk/readers-solutions/how-make-hot-compost

Nov 1, 2013 ... A quick and easy guide to creating your own hot compost in just four weeks. ... A hot compost pile can reach temperatures of 49-77 degrees Celsius (120-170 degrees Fahrenheit) in just a few days, and if you get it right, you can compost your organic ... Make a low cost, heat-retaining DIY compost tumbler.

fabulesslyfrugal.com/diy-pallet-compost-bin

There's a lot of buzz around upcycling and using wooden pallets these days. People are making headboards for their beds, coffee tables, spice racks, vertical herb gardens. It's all pretty cool. So, one day about a month ago, my husband brought me 5 beautiful, mismatched pallets. Oh, what a good man… And what to build?

tucson.com/lifestyles/home-and-garden/garden/tips-for-starting-a-desert-compost-pile/article_424bc1b6-f5a5-11e4-8994-5f3711dcf884.html

May 8, 2015 ... How to build one, feed it and keep it humming. ... Building a compost bin: Watch the video here to see how we made a simple, ... Wooden shipping pallets (check to find out if it's heat or chemically treated — you don't want methyl bromide leaching into your compost pile). Plastic bins or barrel-shaped ...

compost.css.cornell.edu/worms/steps.html

Once you have worms and a bin, follow these six easy steps to set up a worm bin. Soon worms will be recycling food scraps into a healthy, nutrient-rich soil amendment called compost. 1- Acquire a bin. Reuse an old dresser drawer or fish tank, build a box out of wood or find/buy a plastic bin. The approximate size is 16" x ...

community.homedepot.com/howto/ArticleDetail/How-to-build-a-COMPOST-BIN-kA450000000PDdo

Hey everybody! GoToGregg here from The Home Depot online community!! Here is a great project you can do to help our environment! IT'S COMPOST TIME! Building a compost bin is a fun and easy project! First you have to determine the location and the size of the bin. I am going to make mine 4' square and 4' tall.

www.motherearthliving.com/diy-projects/try-this-how-to-build-a-compost-bin-shipping-pallets

"Making It" provides readers with all the tools they need to live a frugal, homemade lifestyle. With step-by-step instructions for a wide range of projects — from growing food in an apartment and building a ninety-nine-cent solar oven to creating safe, effective laundry soap for pennies a gallon and fishing in urban waterways ...

www.plowhearth.com/blogs/composting-for-beginners.aspx

Feb 21, 2013 ... Compost can be made anywhere, in virtually any kind of container, or in no container at all---just a big pile. A bin or tumbler will keep the process neat and manageable, however, and will make it easier to add air to the mixture. To start your compost pile, reduce the size of the ingredients you're using in the ...

www.countryfarm-lifestyles.com/how-to-make-compost.html

How to make compost quickly with 6 free essential ingredients. What is compost? What goes into a compost pile? Composting tips to success. ... Otherwise, a homemade compost activator is using urine on it from time to time or else add a few bunches of nettles to the heap or some comfrey leaves. A compost heap will  ...