Monday, 4 June 2018 | HOTBIN Composting
Card or paper in the HOTBIN is essential, however pre-soaking it can cause problems with the HOTBIN's operation - here is why we advise against it.
Thursday, 29 March 2018 | HOTBIN Composting
Unlike other compost bins and heaps, the HOTBIN does not need to be situated in direct sunlight.
Friday, 23 February 2018 | HOTBIN Composting
The Kick Start bottle is like a hot water bottle for the HOTBIN! It can be used when starting the HOTBIN in the cold or following a holiday where the HOTBIN has cooled down. This article covers how to use it effectively.
Tuesday, 4 April 2017 | HOTBIN Composting
Bulking agent creates air voids in waste to keep the HOTBIN composting aerobically. We look at whether sawdust can do the same job.
Friday, 14 October 2016 | HOTBIN Composting
The majority of food caddy bags in circulation today are both biodegradable and compostable. Can these be added to the HOTBIN?
Thursday, 4 August 2016 | HOTBIN Composting
The HOTBIN is supplied with two thermometers, learn how, why and when they should be used and during hot composting
Wednesday, 3 August 2016 | HOTBIN Composting
HOTBIN is an aerobic composter and does not require an external power source to work effectivley
Friday, 6 November 2015 | HOTBIN Composting
Bacteria is essential to the composting process however is old compost good to add in the HOTBIN or should it be avoided?
Friday, 8 May 2015 | HOTBIN Composting
Whatever sized container you are using to collect your waste, here is an easy wasy to understand the ratios and required measurements of bulking agent and shredded paper to add in addition your waste.
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.