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Can You Use A Curbside Composting Service If You Live in An Apartment?

Want to compost in an apartment but aren’t sure that a curbside composting company will work for you? Read on to answer your curbside composting questions and find out if a composting service can solve all your food waste woes. Curbside composting services, like WasteWell (the company I own and run), are great options for …

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9 Types of Free Compost Browns | The Simplest Fix For Slow and Slimy Compost Bins

Wondering how to get your compost bin working better? One of the most common questions I get about composting at home often has a really simple solution; beginner composters don’t have enough compost browns in their bin. Read on for nine great sources of brown material for compost bins. This post contains affiliate links. Composting …

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Please Don’t Make Banana Peel Compost Tea Fertilizer For Houseplants

Always on the hunt to reduce food waste, I saw a bunch of people share about banana peel compost tea (or liquid fertilizer) on social media. According to Pinterest, it’s a trending topic. Intrigued by this little food waste reduction experiment, I tried it, and I will never do it again! Read on for more …

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An Unpaid Review of the Vitamix FoodCycler FC-50 [2021]

Wondering if the FoodCycler FC-50 electronic composter is right for you? Read on for an unpaid review of the FoodCycler from a self-proclaimed composting nerd. I’ve tested a bunch of different composting methods and love to chat about all things composting at home. Hopefully, I can help you figure out if the FoodCycler is right …

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How To Store Food Scraps For Composting At Home

Are you interested in composting at home but don’t know how to store your food scraps until you’re ready to take them out to your compost bin? Here are several ways to store food scraps for composting at home. No matter how you compost (and there are many ways to compost at home), you’ll likely …

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What Can I Compost From Halloween?

Wondering what Halloween decorations can be composted after the holiday? A truly zero-waste Halloween is unlikely, but composting Halloween items can help reduce Halloween waste. Read on for more about what Halloween costumes, decorations, candy, and more you can compost to reduce your Halloween waste. There might be more you can compost from Halloween than …

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13 Great Ways To Compost At Home [Reviews + Comparisons 2021]

Do you know how to compost at home? Just about anyone can do it! It’s much easier than you think, and it’s not dirty at all. In fact, it may even save you money and make your kitchen cleaner!  Composting at home has tons of benefits for your family and the environment. If you don’t …

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