Repurposing Coffee Grounds

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Registered: 07-05-2005
Repurposing Coffee Grounds
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Mon, 11-04-2013 - 1:41pm

Instead of dumping coffee grounds into the trash, put them to work around the house. Here are 20 creative ways to use coffee grounds in your home and garden. 

20 Surprising Uses for Coffee Grounds

http://www.ivillage.com/surprising-home-uses-coffee-grounds/7-a-552100

 

Who would have thought?  Have you ever used coffee grounds in any of these creative ways? 

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Registered: 07-05-2005
Tue, 11-05-2013 - 9:21am
You're welcome! Let us know how it works in the garden. I'm interested to hear how well it works!

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Registered: 06-16-1998
Mon, 11-04-2013 - 1:58pm

Thanks for the link! I always put the coffee grounds into my compost bin and I've put it around the blueberry bushes for acidity, but I didn't know about the other uses. Repels cats in the garden, and slugs? I'm going to try  it for those purposes.