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30 Surprising Uses for Witch Hazel

30 Surprising Uses for Witch Hazel

Witch hazel is an amazing yet little-known plant that, when turned into a topical astringent, has numerous uses and health benefits.

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50 Things You Should Stop Trashing And Start Reusing

Homesteaders are champs at finding ways to repurpose and upcycle things that other folks would consider junk. Here are 50 items you should reuse. #homesteadsurvivalsite #repurpose #upcycle #reuse #recycled

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15 Ways to Use Cinder Blocks Around the Homestead

Cinderblocks are very useful, and you can even get them for free. Here are some creative ways to use cinderblocks around the homestead. #homesteadsurvivalsite #cinderblocks #frugalliving #upcycled #repurposed

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12 Ways To Use Tin Cans For Survival

12 Ways To Upcycle Tin Cans For Survival

Tin cans are one of the most valuable types of so-called trash. There are literally dozens of ways you can use them in a survival scenario, for living off the grid, or just to save money. #homesteaddsurvivalsite #upcycle #tincans #repurpose #frugality

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12 Clever Uses for Your Old Christmas Tree

12 Clever Uses for Your Old Christmas Tree

You may be wondering what to do with your tree once December 26th rolls around. Don’t just throw it in the trash. Instead, make use of it. #homesteadsurvivalsite #upcycled #repurposed #christmastree #christmastreeideas

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6 Things You Can Scavenge from Old Lawnmowers

6 Things You Can Scavenge from Old Lawnmowers

Instead of adding another hunk of metal to your local landfill, consider disassembling your lawnmower and repurposing its parts. #homesteadsurvivalsite #lawnmowers #frugal #repurpose #upcycle

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15 Toilet Paper Alternatives For When You Get Desperate

15 Toilet Paper Alternatives For When You Get Desperate

Whether you’re out in public, camping in the great outdoors, or surviving a long-term disaster, it’s time to consider some toilet paper alternatives.

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25 Off Grid Uses for Five Gallon Buckets

25 Off Grid Uses for Five Gallon Buckets

One of the most useful items homesteaders can recycle is the five-gallon bucket. They have dozens of uses, and the only limit is your imagination. #homesteadsurvivalsite #fivegallonbuckets #buckets #offgrid #usesforbuckets

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7 Surprising Uses For Diatomaceous Earth

7 Surprising Uses For Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous earth is a versatile problem solver, useful for food storage, pest control, improving your health, and even smoothing your skin. #homesteadsurvivalsite #diatomaceousearth #natural #allnatural #foodstorage

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2000+ Survival Uses for Everyday Items

This is the ultimate index to survival uses for everyday items. Here you’ll find a list of nearly 100 ordinary items that have all sorts of survival applications. #homesteadsurvivalsite #survivaltips #survivalhacks #upcycling #frugal

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6 Things Homesteaders Should Never Throw Away (And Why)

Learn how to turn your homestead trash like glass, plastic, and cardboard into DIY treasure using the most common materials we tend to toss out. #homesteadsurvivalsite #homesteader #frugal #frugaltips #repurpose

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50 Ways to Upcycle Old Socks and T-Shirts

50 Ways to Upcycle Old Socks and T-Shirts

Here are 50 ideas that will help you upcycle your old socks and T-shirts into home décor, gifts for babies and friends, and even fun items for your pets.

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11 Surprising Uses for Soap

11 Surprising Uses for Soap

Bar soap and dish soap can be used for all sorts of things including repelling pests, soothing bug bites, removing sticky substances, and more.

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23 Surprising Uses for Washing Soda

23 Surprising Uses for Washing Soda

Washing soda can be used to clean all sorts of things including sinks, tubs, toilets, grills, ovens, and more. Just make this washing soda solution.

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16 Ways to Use Wood Ash on Your Homestead

16 Ways to Use Wood Ash on Your Homestead

Wood ash is something you may have a lot of, especially if you have a fireplace, woodstove, or campfire. Did you know there are many ways to use wood ash?

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11 Uses for Olive Oil on the Homestead

11 Uses for Olive Oil on the Homestead

Olive oil is a must-have staple for every homesteader. It truly stands alone in terms of its nutritional benefits and uses around your homestead.

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