DIY Recycled, Wooden Compost Bin

Build this simple, wooden compost bin from salvaged material.

In "The Country Almanac for Housekeeping Techniques," Richard Freudenberger and the editors of "BackHome Magazine" have collected hundreds of formulas for effective cleaning, gardening and home maintenance — as well as ways that our ancestors saved on heating bills, prevented costly repairs and maintained a cozy, charming home with little besides ingenuity.
Cover courtesy Fair Winds Press 2012