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If you love to garden here’s how to keep you’re favorite gardening tools together all year long. First, get a sturdy plastic pale like the kind your hardware store carries. Fill it with a canvas insert with pockets that will hold small tools and supplies that often get misplaced. Then add a trowel for planting flowers. And a cultivator, that’s great for weeding. And a pruner for a dead heading and shaping your plants. You probably want a pair of garden gloves to protect your hands, a comfortable kneepad, and a bandana to wipe your tools with. Don’t forget a wide-brim hat and some good sunscreen so you don’t get burned.

Supplies
  • Plastic Pale
  • Bucket Canvas Insert
  • Trowel
  • Cultivator
  • Gloves
  • Pruner
  • Knee Pad
Instructions

Think you don’t have room for a vegetable garden? All you need is a little outdoor space and you can put your green thumb to work. Just pick up two bags of good organic potted soil and some vegetable plants at your local garden center. Think of it as themed garden in a bag, like a salsa garden with tomatoes, jalapeños peppers and cilantro. Lay your bag of soil flat and cut x’s where you want your plants to go. Don’t’ forget to poke a few small drain holes. Then pop the plants into the holes, water regularly and make sure your garden in a bag gets good sun. Nature will take care of the rest. 

Supplies
  • 2 Bags Organic Potting Soil
  • Knife
  • Seeds or Pre-Grown Vegetables
  • Water
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When it comes to household painting projects, how do you know when to use a roller and when to use a paintbrush? Rollers are best for large, flat surfaces like walls and ceilings. Brushes work well on small, narrow spaces, corners, and moldings. If you’re using gloss or semi-gloss paint on a smooth surface, get a roller with a short nap. For rough surfaces like stucco or brick, you’ll need a longer nap for an even coat. If you’re working with water-based paint, make sure your roller or brush is made from synthetic fibers. Natural bristles are best for oil-based paint. Don’t forget a can of paint thinner for easy cleanup.

Supplies
  • Paint Brushes
  • Gloss or Semi-Gloss Paint
  • Paint Roller(Depending on surface)
  • Paint Thinner
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