How to Make a Plant Self-Watering for Vacation System

Im leaving for two weeks and nobody will water my plants so i created this device to keep my plants watered.

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Remove labels from the recipient.

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Wash it.

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Cut a wide and long piece of fabric.

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Cut one end into the shape of a triangle.

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Draw lines to divide the fabric in 6 stripes. (We have 6 plants to water)

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Cut through the pattern without cutring them off.

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Select the right spot to place your container. Make sure it is high enough for gravity to work and centered.

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Place it and secure it as shown with the duct tape, the drill and the screws. Make sure you dont drill into the container.

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Press the button to open the valve.

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Insert the tip of the triangle in the valve.

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Make sure it hangs securely and that the valve is closed.

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Grab each strip and bury it a lil into the soil of each pot.

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You should have a strip going into each one and as straight as possible.

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Fill your container with water.

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Now your plant is getting the water it needs!

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Make some tests to see how long the water lasts before you go on vacation, it may vary because of the size of the container , the number of strips and the fabric. I hope it helps!

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