Garden

Compost

  • $410 compost tumbler for only $5
  • Cheaper alternative to compost bin
  • Compost and recycle to a better garden
  • Compost for small gardens
  • Composting course highlights local natural abundance
  • Free compost bins from old tyres
  • From garden to plate and back again!
  • Home-grown plants from home-made compost!
  • Homemade mulch, fertiliser and bird feeders
  • Leftover mushroom compost for $1 a bag
  • Maximum results from kitchen scraps
  • Neighbourly sharing saves $40
  • Newspaper used to wrap up food scraps
  • Share compost bins with neighbours
  • Use shredded paper as compost
  • Well fed worms mean a bumper crop

Fertiliser

  • Banana skins bring rosy savings
  • Brew some 'weed tea' to nourish plants
  • Compost pet waste safely for less
  • Composting with coffee
  • Country supply stores cheaper
  • Cow manure, seawood and herbs
  • Dirt cheap garden fertiliser
  • Eggshell fertiliser for plants
  • Fertilising the garden is yesterday's news
  • Food scraps for the garden
  • Free fertiliser from chook pen
  • Free fertiliser from worm farm
  • Go bananas in the garden
  • Home remedies for healthy plants
  • Homemade mulch, fertiliser and bird feeders
  • Horse poo is gold in the garden
  • In-ground worm farm enriches gardens
  • Instant liquid fertiliser
  • Keep your worm farm cool when the heat is on
  • Liquid fertiliser from banana skins
...and 15 more!

Fruit and Vegetables

  • $29 vegie patch
  • A garden that grows and goes
  • A garden that travels with you
  • A garden that travels with you
  • Ask your council about community gardening
  • Biodegradable pots for tree planting
  • Boxing on through the frosts
  • Bucket loads of savings on tomato pots
  • Butterflies flutter by with this pest-control solution!
  • Buy your plants online
  • Cassette tapes bring record vegie patch savings
  • Cheap and easy way to grow sprouts
  • Clear savings on mini glass house with plastic container
  • Clever vegie gardening!
  • Convert disused whiteware into vege patch
  • Coreflute trays for waterwise gardening
  • Dig the savings from gardening websites
  • DIY worm farm works wonders!
  • Earthkeepers living the good life for 40 years
  • Effective bird repellent for grape vines
...and 112 more!

General

  • $10 lounger transformed into $600 Balinese beauty
  • $5600 canvas saving no wind-up
  • $60 sandpit not a money pit
  • 'Poo party' transforms back yard for free
  • 'Wine' not put your empties in your garden?
  • A garden that travels with you
  • A garden that travels with you
  • A manicure while gardening
  • A new look deck for just a few cents
  • Advertise broken concrete as free fill
  • Avoid tradespeople costs with working bee
  • Baby change table to potting bench
  • Back saving tip for gardeners
  • Bargain potting bench from the camping section
  • Be fly-free for just 23c!
  • Beautiful homemade light-up tree
  • Beautify your garden on a budget
  • Beautify your garden with crepe-paper flowers
  • Biodegradable pots for tree planting
  • Bounce some new ideas around with an old mattress
...and 115 more!

Herbs

  • Amazing savings growing my own
  • Basil faulty
  • Cheap nutritious boost with parsley
  • Chickweed pesto free from the garden
  • Dandelion a back yard spinach alternative
  • Dog food cans grow herbs for less
  • Four easy-to-grow herbs
  • Frozen basil cubes prevent plant waste
  • Get massive returns on home-grown garlic and leeks
  • Grow your own herbs for health and profit
  • Hanging balcony herbs
  • Inexpensive wetting agent for soil
  • Instant herb garden from broken plastic table
  • Mini herb garden is a winning formula!
  • Nothing nuts about this home made pesto!
  • Portable herb garden for under $10

Lawns

  • AstroTurf is the answer to a cheap ground cover
  • Buy a sheep for large or difficult lawns
  • Buying bulk not always better
  • Delay lawn-mowing service
  • Free turf helped sell our house for more!
  • Get free turf from the local golf course
  • Go online and save with DIY repairs
  • Lawn party is saving hundreds
  • Laying stones or slabs over grass
  • Local turf farm off-cuts
  • Lush green lawns with nature's help
  • Make your own ready-lawn from wild grass cuttings
  • Negotiating post-warranty repairs pays off
  • Old hand push mowers best value
  • Save on weed matting with 'roll-ends'
  • Sharing your garden could reap rewards
  • Sharpen up and save
  • Turn your wheelbarrow into a ride-on trailer!
  • Use muscle power to save
  • YouTube saved me buying a new lawnmower!

Mulch

  • Add value to your garden with carpet
  • Baking barter scores free trailer and mulch!
  • Beat identity thieves without a shredder
  • Combat your weeds with cardboard boxes!
  • Decorative mulch
  • Free mulch from equestrian centre
  • Free mulch from tip
  • Free mulch keeps garden healthy
  • Get free gardening help from your chooks
  • Landscaping the Simple Savings way!
  • Make your own mulch
  • Mulch garden waste with lawnmower to clip garden costs
  • Mulch your plants without damage
  • Pea straw mulch cheaper from stock feed outlets
  • Quality mulch at a great price
  • Save on trailer hire, tip fees and mulch
  • Sawdust is great as mulch
  • Seaweed is free mulch
  • Use kitty litter as decorative mulch

Pest control

  • A sprinkle of flour keeps butterflies at bay
  • Ash from the fire deters snails
  • Bait snails with beer
  • Butterflies flutter by with this pest-control solution!
  • Cheap fly trap you can make yourself
  • Clean up wasp plague with detergent and water
  • Coloured weed spray for no waste
  • Companion planting stops bugs
  • Control your garden bugs with milk
  • Deter ants safely with Dettol
  • Deter possums from eating plants
  • Deter slugs and caterpillars with eggshell
  • Dispose of snails with white vinegar
  • Don't waste coils to foil mosquitos!
  • Easy bee repellent for the garden
  • Economical, safe pest treatment
  • Foil snails with this simple tip
  • Fruit fly trap
  • Garlic, onion and cayenne pepper
  • Give those slimy snails the slip
...and 20 more!

Plants

  • 'Grow your own' herbal teas
  • 50 cent seedlings for gardeners
  • A garden that grows and goes
  • Ask your nursery for plants in need of TLC
  • Boxing on through the frosts
  • Buckets make cheaper plastic plant pots
  • Buckets make the perfect plant pot
  • Bug free gumboots
  • Buy tube stock seedlings for great savings
  • Buy your plants online
  • Car-cum-greenhouse!
  • Cheap cups for cuttings
  • Cheap labels for plants
  • Cheap plants available out of season
  • Cheap sponges to retain water
  • Check botanical names and avoid plant duplicates
  • Check local produce markets for seedlings
  • Collect seeds from plants
  • Cultivate friends
  • Cultivate your own cuttings
...and 96 more!

Watering

  • A simply brilliant way to feed plants and save water
  • Collect tap water that isn't hot
  • Do-it-yourself irrigation
  • Empty half-full water bottles into plant pots
  • Fish tank water
  • Fun with water restrictions
  • Healthy water left for pot plants
  • Home made garden irrigation system
  • Home made mini watering can
  • Household sponges save on plant watering
  • Irrigated free water for lawn
  • Keep plants watered without waste
  • Lush green lawns with nature's help
  • Mini greenhouse from recycled plastic bottles
  • One man's trash(can) is another man's reservoir!
  • Redirect washing machine water to lawn
  • Save money and time with empty plastic bottles
  • Second hand tanks make watering easy
  • Shorter hoses make lengthy saving
  • Terracotta pot irrigation system
...and 5 more!

Weeds

  • $2.50 weedkiller
  • A cheap, chemical free weed killer
  • Cardboard boxes make an environmentally friendly weed mat
  • Dialysis solution a great weed-killer
  • Five minute weed wonder
  • Gaps in the path
  • Half the price of Round Up
  • Hot vinegar on weeds
  • Keep weeds at bay with corn meal
  • Kill weeds by lunchtime
  • Kill weeds with boiling water
  • Kill weeds with salt and vinegar!
  • Kill weeds, not your budget
  • Kills weeds with salt
  • Mum's golden 'three things' rule saves $5000
  • Safe alternative to weed killer
  • Save on weed matting with 'roll-ends'
  • Shelves you can really dig
  • Spray leaves of weeds with white vinegar
  • Sprinkle cooking salt on weeds
...and 1 more!