18 Genius Homestead Uses For 55 Gallon Metal Barrels

There are many ways you can repurpose 55 gallon metal barrels on your homestead other than as burn barrels. You can use them for furniture and interior design, plus you can use them to build items for the yard and garden. Given the versatility of the barrels, you're only limited by your … [Read more...]

18 Genius Homestead Uses For 55 Gallon Plastic Barrels

There are many practical, fun, and unique homestead uses for 55 gallon plastic barrels. Because of the recent popularity of these barrels, you frequently can find them for sale at a local store that collects from larger retailers. Often too, you can find them for a decent price online at … [Read more...]

How To Make Stylish And Low-Cost 55 Gallon Drum Containers

Do you want to add some planters around your home, but want to do it DIY style? One idea that might be perfect for you to do is make stylish and low-cost 55 gallon drum containers. This is a great way for you to use excess items that are not currently being utilized. A few modifications are … [Read more...]

How To Make Barrel Drum Top Bar Bee Hive

Producing your own food is a great way to be self sufficient. One option that can provide you food to use for many applications is honey. Honey is a product that comes from bees. This means keeping bees in a hive at your home. You can easily purchase box style bee hives, but these are expensive. The … [Read more...]

How To Make A Barrel Speaker

Unique objects offer a great way to make functional pieces of equipment. If you find a small barrel that is made of wood, then you can build your own barrel speaker. Small barrels often can be found at many flea markets or at local garage sales. However, you also will need all the electronic pieces … [Read more...]