5 gallon buckets on the homestead – so many uses! I have used them for everything from composting and self watering buckets to chicken nests and feeders. And usually if I’m done using it for one task I can re-purpose it somewhere else. I have found so many ideas for using 5 gallon buckets on the homestead and had to share some of my favorite ideas with you!
10 Awesome Ways to Use 5 Gallon Buckets on the Homestead
#1 – Make a Soil Sifter
Using nothing five gallon buckets and hardware cloth you can make a small, portable soil sifter for your compost/garden. This is perfect for small jobs and can be made rather quickly when needed.