Easy Solar-Powered Projects On a Budget

Do you have any solar panels or items that utilize solar panels around that you want to put to use? Take a stab at one of these projects to help you go green.

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1. Solar Jar Get ready for late summer nights by making your own solar lights at a cost of around $6 and done in 10 minutes. If there is something more simple than this, I don’t know what it is.

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2. Solar Powered Watering System Can’t always get home to water your outdoor plants every day? Use a solar powered watering system.

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3. Swimming Pool Heater If you’re tired of getting into an ice-cold pool, try making a solar panel to heat you up.

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4. Garden Lights Don’t want to stake your lights into the ground as intended? Try this crafty project instead.

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5. Altoids USB Charger Are those mints? No, just a clever way to be able to charge your phone on the go.

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6. Soda Can Solar Panel Don’t throw away those aluminum cans once you’re done sipping; turn them into a power source.

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7. Garden Fountain No need to run extension cords out to your garden for the pump; simply create your own power source with a solar grid.

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