Category Archives: DIY & upcycling

8 Plants That Make for a Clean and Happy Office

Green living tips

Adding a bit of green to your office can make a world of difference. Not only do some plants help to purify the air within the office, but they can also improve employees’ mood and productivity. Plants can also act as sound barriers – so you may wish to surround your noisiest colleague’s desk with them!

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6 DIY Compost Bins that are Borderline Genius

DIY compost bin tips

You have the power to create your own incredibly rich soil with the scraps from your kitchen. Mastering the 'dark art' of composting is like having a super power. It not only makes your home greener, it also takes the sting out of throwing away food that has passed its sell-by date. And come the spring... you'll use your old food to create new food! Here are some great ideas for DIY compost bins on the cheap.

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Natural DIY Spring Cleaning Products

camping recipes

Commercial cleaning products contain enough chemical clout to vaporize small bacterial colonies, their astringent chemical compounds are harmful to you and your family and reduce the quality of your indoor air. The truth is, you can clean EVERYTHING in your home just as effectively with simple items you already have in your kitchen. So toss out your chemical cleaners and get your home ready for spring with these natural, green living DIY cleaning products/

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Homemade Natural Toothpaste Recipes

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Does your mouth hanker after something fresh, natural and homemade? Well, we've got just the thing for you. If fluoride gives you the creeps or you just don't like the idea of chemicals in toothpaste, then just go ahead and make your own! Check out our DIY homemade natural toothpaste recipes here!

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35 DIY Christmas Trees made from Recycled Materials

Recycled Christmas trees

31 Recycled and upcycled alternatives to traditional Christmas trees. Reuse old junk, create a beautiful festive feeling and save a Christmas tree from the chop! The tree will make up for the rest of your Christmas carbon footprint too.

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19 Upcycled Christmas Ornaments You can Make Yourself!

Upcycled Christmas Tree Ornaments

Avoid spending money on holiday decorations this year and make your own DIY Christmas ornaments. You can have fun with the family and create memories that you can keep on your tree every year. These amazing upcycled Christmas decoration ideas are easy and fun!

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