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Raised beds

I’ve always liked raised beds, if only because they look so nice. But they also drain well; don’t get compacted; are easy to work in, being higher than surrounding paths; warm up more quickly in spring; and generally don’t need … Continue reading

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A sweet, simple, inexpensive greenhouse

It’s 8-by-14 feet in size, covered with five-year poly, cost about $250, is rugged, and I think pretty sweet looking. Here’s how. I started with salvaged 2-by-8 redwood sills anchored into bedrock with expansion bolts. This part is key because … Continue reading

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