Gardening with HOTBIN

Using HOTBIN compost in your garden


Wednesday, 23 September 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

What does your first batch of compost look like? The base layer in your HOTBIN may need to be partially or completely reprocessed - find out why.

Wednesday, 5 August 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Vermin and other pests are largely attracted to the HOTBIN because they can smell food waste around the bin. By keeping the HOTBIN and the surrounding area as clean as possible (for a compost bin) this can help in reducing the attraction of pests. There are a couple of considerations for your HOTBIN hygiene.

Wednesday, 29 July 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Is peat or peat-free compost better? Or will making your own compost reap the best rewards for your garden? We look at why making your own compost is surely the best option.

Wednesday, 15 July 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

The term fungi includes moulds and yeasts, and many types of fungi are responsible for helping the decomposition of waste within a compost pile.

Wednesday, 15 April 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Should peat be banned? Understand peat and why the UK is seeking to ban its use in the horticulture industry.

Tuesday, 14 April 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Compost various weeds from dandelions and buttercups to horsetail and ground elder in the HOTBIN. Just make sure you are hot composting first to ensure the weed seeds are killed off.

Thursday, 9 April 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Are you off on your holidays and worried what state you will find your HOTBIN in on your return? Worry no more as we tell you how to manage your bin before and after your holiday.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Depending on a number of factors the HOTBIN composter will produce a decent amount of compost.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

HOTBIN produces compost so fast that you may end up with an excess. Here are three ways to store it!

Thursday, 26 February 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

You'll have some great compost after adding all of your garden and food waste into the HOTBIN - here are 10 ways to make the most of it!


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