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Build a greenhouse out of recyclables

'Round my parts, it's pretty damn easy to find old wood-framed windows. They come out of farmhouses, falling down foreclosed homes…I see them in so many projects I wonder if there isn't a country-window-growing breed of tree propagating in the Midwest. Well, here's a way to use 'em up.

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Heal jeans with a monster mouth patch

How about turning a hole in the knee into a monster mouth? I decided to patch my partner's jeans this way after spying this great idea on a social networking site. Here's my version of the monster-mouth knee-patch.

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The easiest way to attract loads of butterflies

The Minnesotan recently shared his success with putting black bananas in his bird bath — this one attracted over a dozen butterflies to feed at one time.

Or maybe this just tells you what NOT to leave in your garden if you're like Ariel who saw this picture and commented, "These are the fucking ugliest butterflies I've ever seen."