Composting & Water Saving
Offset the cost of buying potting soil, plant food, and even water by making your own compost. And, as your compost grows, the compost that forms can be used to save over half the water lost in your garden by evaporation. There are dozens of composters to choose for indoor or outdoor use. Additionally there are many great products available for conserving and utilizing your water such as rain barrels and rain diverting systems. Find a great deal on the available items from the Composting & Water Saving categories listed below.
The Ultimate Guide to Soil: The Real Dirt on Cultivating Crops, Compost, and a Healthier Home (Permaculture Gardener Book 3)
Grow twice the fruits and vegetables in half the space on the farm, in the backyard, or in your window!Have you noticed the extraordinary flavors and yields emanating from even a small garden when the soil is just right? If you’ve ever been envious of your neighbor’s dirt or just curious about homesteading, then The Ultimate Guide to Soil is perfect for you.The book begins with a personality test for your soil, then uses that information to plan a course of action for revitalizing poor soil and turning good dirt into great earth. Next, you’ll learn to start and maintain a no-till garden, to balance nutrients with remineralization, and to boost organic matter with easy cover crops.Don’t forget the encyclopedic overview of organic soil amendments at the end. Old standbys like manures and mulches are explained in depth along with less common additions such as bokashi compost and castings from worms and black soldier fly larvae. Learn when hugelkultur, biochar, paper, and cardboard do and don’t match your garden needs, then read about when and how to safely use urine and humanure around edible plantings.With an emphasis on simple techniques suitable for the backyard gardener, The Ultimate Guide to Soil gives you the real dirt on good soil. Maybe next year your neighbor will be envious of you!This ebook includes the complete text of Personality Tests for Your Soil, Small-Scale No-Till Gardening Basics, Balancing Soil Nutrients and Acidity, and Soil Amendments for the Organic Garden.
Conserve rainwater with this rain catcher that's disguised as a planter. Connect your gutter downspout into this barrel and capture up to 40 gallons of free rainwater. Barrel includes an overflow hose and garden hose with shut-off. White finish and low maintenance. Includes 3 ft. overflow hose and 4 ft. garden hose with shut-off valve. Downspout connector not included. Made in USA. 40 Gallon water capacity. Made from high quality polyethylene with built-in UV inhibitors for long lasting protection from the elements. Low maintenance product that won't fade or yellow. No painting or staining required. Note: rain barrels should be emptied for storage during winter months, this pertains to those parts of the country that experience colder temperatures near or below freezing. 15-Year limited warranty. 22.5 in. W x 19 in. D x 35 in. H. Conserve with style. Beautifully detailed, collect rain from your downspout to water your flowers and save money on your water bill. Complete with a planter top to display beautiful flowers or plants.
Easy Container Gardening: 5 Steps to Grow Fresh Organic Vegetables in Small Urban Spaces: Beginners guide to patio gardening (Easy gardening essentials Book 1)
Easy Container Gardening for Growing Fresh Organic Vegetables Do you yearn to grow fresh organic vegetables but don’t have space for a garden? Now you can have fresh healthy vegetables at your fingertips, and save money from buying expensive imports. An expert gardener and “accidental farmer” reveals her easy tips for vegetables that practically grow themselves. Discover: 10 Beautiful benefits of container gardeningShould you buy organic seeds? Find out here (the answer will surprise you)Which kind of seeds you MUST avoid if you want to be healthyWhy clay pots are not all they are cracked up to beThe #1 thing to consider when you choose a containerThe dirt on dirt, and how to create the best environment for your plants#1 Mistake most novice gardeners make (and how to avoid killing your plants)Why ugly veggies are better for you than perfect specimensWhy you have to be cruel to be kind in the garden5 Easy vegetables that practically grow themselves3 Natural solutions to keeping bugs out of your plantsHow to make “Manure Tea” (don’t ask, just check this out!)A resource to get organic, heirloom, Non-GMO seeds for freeA quick checklist to jumpstart your plantingA complete resource guide for getting seeds and seedlings at low cost or no costBeautiful images to delight your sensesScroll up and grab your copy now!
Includes filter, tap and overflow valve. Portable and collapsible design for easy storage and set up. Vinyl coated all season zipper lid. PVC support legs. UV coated and protected. Capacity: 52 gallons. Made from nylon. Green color. 24 in. Dia. x 28 in. H. Assembly Instruction . STC has come up with a unique, smart item. As our population grows and our environment suffers there needed to be a inexpensive and eco-friendly way to supply water to all who need it. Many area in our world face water shortages or water restrictions. The 52 Gallon Knock Down Rain Water Barrel, lets you collect your rain water from your gutter spout for an additional water supply. Saving rain water helps save money and our environment. 40% of all water is used outdoors for plants and lawns during the warmer months. The Heaven and Earth water barrels make it easier to water your plants with fresh water instead of tap water. Plants love fresh water and you should too! Collapsible for storage. Go green while you save green!
Two large snap into place doors//Reinforced design aids in aeration//Quick instal low maintenance//Gravity fed composting//Fresh compost in as little as 1 month//Sealed against rodents and animals//Capacity 52 3 8 Gallon//Compost Wizard Collection//BPA...
The ideal food waste bin. The 7 liter [2.5 us gallon] EcoSafe kitchen caddy is an exceptional food waste bin for food waste and organics Collection. Developed to withstand the rigorous demands of food waste Collection , EcoSafe retail food waste bins like the kitchen caddy are an internationally-proven container that has been critical to the success of countless food waste Collection programs of all sizes, varieties and climates.
A guide to growing beautiful gardens in drought-prone areas utilizing minimal water for maximum results.With climate change, water rationing, and drought on the rise, conserving water is more important than ever—but that doesn’t mean your gardening options are limited to cacti and rocks. The Water-Saving Garden provides gardeners and homeowners with a diverse array of techniques and plentiful inspiration for creating outdoor spaces that are so beautiful and inviting, it’s hard to believe they are water-thrifty. Including a directory of 100 plants appropriate for a variety of drought-prone regions of the country, this accessible and contemporary guide is full of must-know information on popular gardening topics like native and drought-tolerant plants, rainwater harvesting, greywater systems, permeable paving, and more.
This waste container features a replaceable charcoal filter that effectively removes odors so the waste can accumulate for literally days indoors, unnoticed. The bin is 11" tall with a 1.8 gallon capacity. Replacement filters are available in a three pack (sold seperatley).
Features: -Easy to empty.-Dishwasher safe.-Freezer safe.-1.5 gallon capacity.-Composter Capacity: 0.2.-Product Type: Composting Accessory.-Color: .-Material: Plastic -Material Details: ..-Distressed: No.Dimensions: -Capacity :4 quart.-Overall Height - ...
Barlow Worm composting uses composted cow manure as the base and food source for the Eisenia Fetida earthworm, commonly known as the red wiggler. The manure is hot composted to a temp above 140 degrees F to kill potential pathogens and weed seeds before feeding to our worms. Worm castings provide a rich organic fertilizer full of microbial life. Thousands of beneficial microorganisms that include bacteria, fungi, protozoa, and nematodes live in worm castings. These microorganisms are the building block of healthy soil and vegetation. The worm tea you create is a natural superfood for plants and an excellent lawn fertilizer. BENEFITS OF USING WORM TEA 1)Improve plant and lawn growth 2) Deeper root system due to increased available nutrients 3) Reduction in water loss by improving water-holding capacity in the soil 4) Enhances germination, plant growth and crop yield 5) Improves the physical structure of soil 6) No risk of burning or plants or lawn 7) Environmentally friendly 8) Safe around children and pets 9) Odor free 10) Natural pest repellant The worm tea you create is a natural superfood for plants and an excellent lawn fertilizer.
Add our worry-free diverter to your rain barrel system to maximize efficiency Our worry-free DiverterPro Rainwater Diverter filters out debris while always channeling overflow away from your house to protect the foundation. A patented design offers improved rainwater capture during heavy downpours, connection to multiple rain barrels, an easier-to-clean filter and easy winterization. Best of all, our diverter accommodates both standard downspout sizes. Download the installation guide on Fiskars. com to see how easy it is to add the DiverterPro Rainwater Diverter to your existing rain barrel system. Easy installatin Filters debris so they never reach your rain barrelView larger Fiskars Divertpro Downspout Rain DiverterView larger Easy to winterizeView larger Fiskars 5692 diverterpro componentsView larger Patented design channels rain barrel overflow away from your house to protect the foundationView larger Founded in 1649, Fiskars Village, Finland is our birthplace. Our original spirit of creative design continues to flourish today. With over 250 permanent resident artists and designers, the village is a hub of creativity, innovation, and design. Plus, it is one of northern Europe’s top tourist destinations. This 364 year old community is the heart and soul of our company. Benefits Patented design channels rain barrel overflow away from your house to protect the foundation Offers improved rainwater capture rate during heavier rains Dual output design allows installation of rain barrels on both sides of the diverter Filters debris so they never reach your rain barrel Removable filter features a transparent door so you can tell at a glance if cleaning is needed Designed for easy cleaning and winterization Fits standard 2" x 3" and 3" x 4" downspouts Made of durable matte-finish polypropylene Includes 2" x 3" and 3" x 4" downspouts couplers, connector hose, rain barrel connector, filter and detailed instruction guide Limited three-year warranty
Behrens 20 gallon rubbish burner/composter with lid is ideal for burning rubbish and composting. Made of durable steel with large handles for easy handling and transport. Four legs keep the can off the ground for increased airflow, burn efficiency and stability.
Complete composting guide and instructional manual included. 4 Door access. Easy Assembly. Beautiful and attractive full color packaging. Finest quality materials. Rugged weather resistant construction will avoid becoming cracked or sun baked. Convenient Lift Off Lid. Vent holes for proper composting. Capacity: 65 Gallon. 26 in. L x 26 in. W x 31 in. H (15 lbs.). Assembly instructions .
Leaf and Fiber's birchwood spoon is made from birchwood trees and is completely compostable within 60 day. They are a perfect alternative for plastic disposables that end up in the landfill forever. Features: -Sturdy.-USDA Certified bio based product....
Waste Watcher® Cans and Bottles Slot Compost Circle 69 Gallon 3 Piece Recycling Bin Set Color: Gray/Blue/Green
Features: -Comes with sign frame.-Easy-to-grip handles.-Easy-to-read labels.-Easy-to-read signage.-Lightweight.-Intended Use: Industrial.-Capacity: 69.-Primary Material: Plastic -Primary Material Details: HDPE..-Opening Mechanism: Open.-Lid Included: Y...
The complete Indoor Kitchen & Bathroom ECO-KIT. Save water indoors with this useful kit of conservation tools. Help detect leaks and find out how to save. Indoor water conservation kit with best products on the market: 2.0 gpm Massage Pro white shower head, 2.0 gpm swivel spray kitchen aerator, 2 bath aerators that are 1.0 gpm , a heavy gauge toilet displacement bag and leak detecting tablets, a flow gauge bag, drip vial and teflon tape with installation instructions. 9 piece earth friendly water conservation kit retro fit the home complete with instructions. Product Descriptions: detecting silent leaks with our package of 2 dye tablets. Simply drop tablet in tank and know in a few moments if a repair needs to be made (instructions on card). Shower/Faucet flow measuring bag. Test your shower heads and sinks for maximum flow efficiency.Drip gauge water measuring vial helps build awareness of what tiny leaks really cost. 1.0 gpm aerator, an aerated stream produces a larger and whiter stream that is soft to the touch and non-splashing. For the kitchen, Swivel Spray/ Stream aerator with an on/off lever. FlushLess heavy gauge water saving displacement bag. Simply fill bag with water, hang in toilet tank and start saving up to 2 1/2 quarts with every flush. Shower Pro Massage with on/off switch. Select from gentle rain, combination and massage settings. Durable and resilient white plastic body means no corrosion. Roll of Teflon tape included for installation. Energy efficient. Save money and conserve water. *Note the on/off button on the shower head reduces the spray into a trickle to prevent scalding.
30 inch tall raised garden//50 cubic feet of soil capacity//Centralized compost bin//Modelled after authentic, stone African gardens//Product Type Raised Garden//Material Plastic//Indoor or Outdoor Use Outdoor Only//Shape Novelty//Drainage Holes//Keyho...