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Top 42 Compost Projects

  1. 16. How to Build a Compost Bin

    Composting is not only good for the planet, it’s good for the plants. It's good for the wallet, too. Here's how to build your own...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 17. Raised Vegetable Garden (01:00)

    This DIY BASIC shows how to build and cultivate a raised bed veggie garden.

  3. 18. Green Dreams (20:02)

    Amy assists a couple's dream of an eco-conscious home become a reality.

  4. 19. Soil Amendments 101

    The experts at DIY Network provide tips on the best types of soil to use around the yard.

  5. 20. How to Brew Compost Tea

    Steeping compost in water creates an all natural plant food known as compost tea. This method makes an even better batch.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 21. Compost Bins and Accessories (00:20:00)

    A compost bin provides nutrients and moisture for your vegetable beds.

  7. 22. Green Dreams- Part 4 (02:41)

    Newlyweds Alan and Kathy want to give their new home a green twist.

  8. 23. Potting Shed Bar (20:01)

    Professional caterers get a backyard makeover.

  9. 24. How to Start an Organic Garden

    Organic gardening improves the soil, provides enjoyment and produces yummy vegetables.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  10. 25. Capturing Water and Making a Compost Heap

    DIY experts demonstrate how to capture water from natural sources and start a compost pile from household scraps.

  11. 26. Building a Planting Bed (00:60)

    Building a planting bed is a great weekend project that's hard to mess up.

  12. 27. Organic Gardening Health Care (05:24)

    How to look for certain plant diseases and treat them if they do appear.

  13. 28. Worm Compost (02:59)

    Instructions for how to create compost with worms, in your own kitchen.

  14. 29. How to Assemble a Compost Tumbler

    Compost is the secret to a thriving garden. Purchasing a compost tumbler kit speeds up compost production while making assembly a breez...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  15. 30. The Benefits of Compost

    The DIY Network experts discuss how compost gives plants an added natural boost without the use of synthetic fertilizers.

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