Tag Archives: Do it yourself

Cool DIY Army Toy Soldier Halloween Costume

Remember the little green plastic army men you used to play with? Well this father created a sweet costume for his boy that resembles those Army Men Toy Soldiers. Here is the finished result. Check out his page here to see more pictures of the process.

Cool DIY Army Man Toy Halloween Costume

For those of you wanting to get started on this yourself, I am made it easy for you to get started.

Supplies Needed:
Pair of kids cargo pants
Pair of shoes/boots
One Army costume with helmet
Four cans of spray paint, Meadow Green
Two cans of primer
A pair of nylon stockings
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Dog Windows For Your Fence

Have a dog that just wants to look outside your fenced in yard? Check out these easy-to-install dog bubble windows for your fence.

The PetPeek window can easily satisfy your dogs’ curiosity and allow them to have a peek. The PetPeek dog pet fence window is a durable, clear, hard acrylic dome 9.5 inches in diameter, with a black trim-ring and all necessary hardware for easy DIY installation into your fence. Different styles are sold on Amazon between $15 and $64.

Buy them out here (Affiliate Link).


Gutter Garden

Want to grow a salad garden but have no room? Try gutters! Affix them to a fence and slope them for drainage.

Gutter Garden

Start out by buying gutter downspout extensions or re-purposing old gutters from a house and attaching them to a fence with screws or clips. Drill holes for drainage and hang at a slight angle. 

Buy gutter downspout extensions here.

downspout extension

Check out other cool gardening tools here.