Potted plant coffee filters: to prevent soil from falling through the drainage hole of your ceramic pots, place a coffee filter at the bottom.
Coffee filters in flower pots to stop the dirt from falling through the drainage hole.
Line plant pots. When repotting your houseplants, cover the drainage hole with a coffee filter before adding the soil. Water can easily drain away when you water your plants, but the filter prevents soil from leaking from the bottom of the pot.
drill holes in bottom of coffee cups- for hanging garden
Tip: Re-use the 4" pots that come with your plants on the bottom of a large planter to add drainage (if there are no holes) and save on soil.
TOP TIP: Flower Pot Drain Hole Cover: Just lay a coffee filter in the bottom of the pot covering the hole before filling the pot. The soil
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Galvanized Metal Tubs as Planters Drill several holes in the bottom and put in a layer of gravel before adding your soil and plants. Once you drill holes in the bottom, use fingernail polish around the edges of the holes (inside & out) so the galvanized pots don't rust.
Wine bottle lamp made with lights. Drill a hole in the bottom/back for the cord.
Glowing Flower Pots. Paint flower pots with Rustoleums Glow in the Dark paint. Absorbs sunlight by day glows at night.
Drill a hole in the side of the bottle near the bottom and feed your lights in through the hole. Plug it in and you've got yourself a rather novel little bit of mood lighting. Add colored or clear stones/gems.
Homemade push pop stand - drill hole in wood & spray paint
Recycle your old paint cans into pretty container gardens. Or buy metal paint cans at hardware stores and home centers
Glowing Flower Pots. Paint flower pots with Rustoleums Glow in the Dark paint. Absorbs sunlight by day glows at night. Great landscape and gardening idea.