10 Compostable Household Products You Should Be Using

If you’ve been composting for any period of time you’ll know that it’s addicting. I hadn’t had a compost tumbler very long before I started throwing in bones, old yogurt, plasticized cardboard, and all sorts of other dumb things. Long story short, my first load of compost was a total waste that I ended up throwing away (looking back I might have been able to screen it and save it). However, my addition of tons of uncompostable things came from a wholesome place. I had …

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How big of a compost tumbler do I need?

I have a problem. When I start shopping for something, I keep looking at the next size up, the next price point, and the next quality level instead of sticking to my original plan. When I started shopping for compost tumblers, I first saw FCMP’s 37 Gallon Tumbler (the most popular backyard tumbler by far) – and within an hour I was looking at commercial tumblers that can produce tens of thousands of compost per month. Why? I don’t actually know. Which obviously leads to …

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Algreen Products Soil Saver Compost Bin – My 1 Year Review

The history books have it wrong. The oldest profession in the world is actually gardening. At least, that’s what I tell myself. People have been cultivating or caring for plants and yards as far back as we can see. If this tells me anything, it’s that you don’t need any fancy tools or materials to do it. However, there are circumstances when having the right tool for a situation can make everything much smoother. If you live in a place without several acres of land …

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