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Recycling old tires!!!!!

Posted by moringaplace 10 (My Page) on
Mon, Feb 4, 13 at 0:30

This is one idea of how recycling tires!


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RE: Recycling old tires!!!!!

I bet that gives you warmer soil much quicker!


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RE: Recycling old tires!!!!!

You should paint the outside of them (or have some bored kids do it lol!) or write the name of what you've sowed in them.

I bet you now don't have to worry about weeds growing amongst them, damage from moles & a few other animals, you don't have to worry about everything wash away with heavy rain.


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RE: Recycling old tires!!!!!

Tires can even be used to create retaining walls to stabilize an earth bank. When using them for this purpose, begin by laying a level course of tires. Fill these tires completely with sand, soil, or gravel. Try to eliminate any holes or pockets in the tires that might provide a haven to vermin like mice or rats. Atop the first course of filled tires, add another row, positioning them one-quarter to one-third of the way back on the first course. This will give the wall some slope and add stability. Also, place the tires with staggered joints, that is, in bricklayer-fashion.


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