In No-Waste Composting, you’ll discover the hows and whys of composting and find over a dozen practical step-by-step plans for building both indoor and outdoor composting systems that require a minimal amount of space.
Small-space composting has never been easier, more efficient, and more eco-friendly. Composting keeps millions of tons of waste out of landfills and creates carbon-sequestering, nutrient-dense compost that can be used to help fuel plant growth (including houseplants!) and build soil health.
- Build a DIY worm-composting system for a cupboard or garage
- Craft a layered, under-the-sink composting system from terra cotta pots
- Construct a simple outdoor compost bin from repurposed wooden pallets
- Use upcycled wire fencing to build a mobile composting system on the driveway
- Learn how to compost larger sticks and branches to build new food and flower gardens
- Upcycle a plastic bucket to make an indoor compost fermenting system
Plus, you’ll find plans to keep cat and dog waste out of the landfill by using a groundbreaking (and safe) DIY composting system. And if you don’t garden, author and composting professional Michelle Balz offers plenty of other ways you can utilize the wonderful, crumbly compost you create.