reusing tire tubes
Get your garden ready for spring by making this sturdy, comfortable outdoor bench from recycled-plastic lumber and an old truck tire inner tube.
Cam has found a new use for old rice bags - turn them into man purses!
In the long term, using recycled tire planters or rubber mulch in your garden can cause problems. Here's why.
Cam sees the bright side of having to deal with a flat tire.
Some manufacturers that make rubber mulch from shredded tires claim it’s an environmentally friendly solution to tire waste. So is rubber mulch safe to put on your plants, as those companies assert? Find out here.
Cam is appalled by how much stuff he has accumulated and how much stuff other people have too.
You can save gas and money by keeping your tires correctly inflated. And now a group of high school students has launched a project to encourage drivers to regularly check their tires.
A brief description of our experiences with solar tubes in our off grid home.
MAX got a new set of high efficiency Goodyear tires, and a second set of wheels so we can do comparison testing. Will the difference be detectable to our low budget testing technology?
Cam always wanted to be the kind of guy who could swap out a motor and now he is!
The second of the 3Rs is re use. Cam has been a re-user for a long time!
Find out how to pack a litter-free lunch using a lunchopolis lunchbox by Enviro Products. The lunchbox containers are BPA-free and can help you cut down on 3.5 billion pounds of lunchbox garbage generated every year.
Researchers have found that inhaling a bitter substance calms and dilates the airways. Can sniffing horseradish also calm and soothe the mind? Sniffing horseradish works for Ellen Sandbeck; can it work for you?
Don't throw away the Peeps left at the bottom of your Easter basket. They're the building blocks of many good projects.
Mother has always known best, and these tips for reusing what would otherwise be garbage are as relevant today as they were in 1970.