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Pallets

Posted: 25/03/2014 at 22:30

Pics of storage box as promised.

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 A pile of pallet boards sanded and cut to suit the job.

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 The back is one board higher so the roof will slope and not hold water.

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 Completed storage box with lid. A lick of fence life and it is ready for use.

Used 3 small pallets and some other small bits. Did the cutting and sanding at work during lunch break over a few days. Should keep the fleece and hessian sheets dry and nearer where they are needed. No more trudging back to the garden shed at first light.

Buried Treasure!

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 21:37

It was a small plastic cow actually, so no need to call the health inspectors.

Buried Treasure!

Posted: 24/03/2014 at 20:55

Dug up a full cow recently.

Allotments-Raised beds or traditional planting?

Posted: 23/03/2014 at 22:07

Most of my veg plot is the traditional on the ground type with drills furrows beds and the like. But i do have raised beds for my strawberries. This makes it easier to get into harvest tho crop and keep the weed supressing membrane intact.

Pallets

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 22:27

My next project is a storage box for fleece and hessian sheets that I use for frost protection. It is a long way back to the garden shed to store them during the day and I have to go to work, so a storage box down thew garden would be useful. Cheaper to make than buy. It will be 36x18 x20 inches high.

Pallets

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 21:39

Nice work so far Gardengirl, made a start myself to-day, will post pictures tomorrow

Pallets

Posted: 22/03/2014 at 00:51

Pics please!

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 21/03/2014 at 19:38

Weather is miserable here. More rain to-day and cold as well. Covering cold frame and cloche from frost tonight.

Zoomer44 pallets are such a great source of free wood, Helps to keep dowh the costs. Anything left over goes in the solid fuel cooker.

Pallets

Posted: 21/03/2014 at 19:28

What is a pallet only a collection of wood.

Any chance of a picture of the table I might have a go at one.

My next project is a storage box for fleece and hessian sheets that I use for frost protection. It is a long way back to the garden shed to store them during the day and I have to go to work, so a storage box down thew garden would be useful. Cheaper to make than buy. It will be 36x18 x20 inches high.

Will add pics as I go, just for the hec of it.

Potatoes

Posted: 20/03/2014 at 20:21

Unless you have a large amount of potatoes I wouldn't panic. They will mature within a few weeks of each other and the ones that flower first should be the firsts. Hope this helps.

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