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Comments On - How To Build A Self Watering Container


I welcome any and all kinds of suggestions to help me either save water or spent less time watering.
Dante, Hyde Park, MD
Posted: 4/10/2014 1:31:09 PM
Interesting
Annie, Houston, TX
Posted: 9/8/2012 7:43:19 AM
Leachables can leach without hot water, though to a lesser degree. It's difficult to say how much damage that amount of synthetic chemical would or would not have over time, but if you can find a sturdier bottle, why not?
Jarrod, Chapel Hill, NC
Posted: 9/2/2011 5:54:22 AM
If you're putting boiling-hot water into the bucket, yes, there's a great chance of BPAs leaking into the soil. According to "Scientific American," there are many other estrogen-mimicking chemicals we consume every day that cause just as bad of damage. Just make sure you're pots don't get hot water.
MO, Long Beach, CA
Posted: 6/9/2011 8:20:28 AM
What about the plastic leaching into the soil and then into the veggies? Aren't those types of plastic bottles and jugs not reusable? It seems practical, but I would only dare to grow flowers in these--not food for my toddler.
Rosalba, Los Angeles, CA
Posted: 6/3/2011 10:00:58 AM
Great self watering container I am anxious to make a couple! thank you for the video
Kristin, upper sandusky, OH
Posted: 11/16/2010 10:31:50 AM
Do you only put water in one of the tubs?
Melisa, Dayton, OH
Posted: 5/19/2010 10:01:13 AM

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