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The 4 Things to Consider When Picking Plants for Your Garden

by Green Couch Design

The 4 Things to Consider When Picking Plants for Your Garden

Gardening can be one of the greatest joys of your life, often very relaxing. I know that I love coming home to my garden and seeing all the new things sprouting and blooming. But getting that garden can be a hassle if your not growing the right plants. There are four key elements to picking the right plants for your garden. Location, sun exposure, taste and yield. 

created at: 04/10/2012


Location is pretty easy. Each plant at your local garden store will usually...

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Sensational Sun Shade From Upcycled Umbrellas.

by Chris Gardner

Crafty Crafty writes about this portico made from 'cycled 'brellas. "The team over at craft portal ReForm School created this giant sunshade almost entirely out of recycled brollies The end result was achieved by simply sewing the edges of each umbrella together, then adding eyelets around the perimeter. It worked a treat during a party they were throwing for fellow crafters and lent a really festive look to the patio."

Sensational Sun Shade From Upcycled Umbrellas.

DIYable for sure...

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A Solar Powered Laptop?

by Chris Gardner

So, Apple has apparently captured the technology to power their portable electronics with el sol. So states Inhabitat: "Apple just filed a patent to infuse their hand-helds and computers with a thin film of solar cells, paving the way for a new generation of gadgets with battery life boosted by the sun. The patent approaches the prospect from every angle, with schematics to stack...

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