How To Transform A Bucket Into A DIY Washing Machine
Jun 18, 2012 12:10
Here's a neat tip to keep in mind when you're out camping or just too broke
for the laundromat.
This useful tip from Five Gallon Ideas explains how to build your own
DIY washing machine using a
five-gallon bucket and a standard bathroom toilet plunger (be sure to
clean it first!). You'll also need to make sure you're bucket which comes
with a tight fitting lid.
Firstly, drill a hole in the lid that just big enough for the handle of your plunger to move through. Then drill around a dozen 1/4 holes on the sides and top of the plunger to allow the water and soap to flow through properly. It should look like this:
Now you're ready to use your DIY washing machine! Just fill the bucket halfway with water, add your soap and dirty clothes, and pump the plunger up and down for several minutes to let the suds work it's magic before rinsing and drying out the clothes. You might need a little more elbow grease to tackle those tough stains, but it's still better than looking (and smelling) like a slob.
Is that picture really worth your life? Here's one shocking fact: the death toll for selfies in 2015 is higher than that of shark attacks. It's hard to make sense of the number of people dying because they were trying to take a picture of themselves. In fact, it doesn't make sense at all. Read more
Here's viral video star Choi Somi. We last saw her in the 'Wiggle Wiggle' video and now she's back wearing a bikini of sorts. In fact, this might propel her to more fame since a lot of people thought she looked a lot like Girls Generation member Yoona. Read more
It looks like Yanet Garcia won't star a weatherwoman for long right after pictures of her went viral. She's just been tapped by a magazine for a hot lingerie photoshoot. We guess more things are coming her way for sure. Check it out below: Read more