Monday, November 25, 2013

How to Best Use a Compost Tumbler Bin

The Compost Tumbler Bin

A composting tumbler performs the same job as a stationary composting bin, with one exception. It breaks down the organic material in a fraction of the time if used correctly. Tumblers work on the concept of continually mixing your material, either in an automated fashion as with industrial rigs, or simply each time you add volume to your mix. Once added, you crank the side handle or hand-roll the bin to thoroughly mix the compost. If, however, you do not turn the handle, you effectively have an elevated bin that will create your black gold in about the same amount of time as a stationary compost bin. It comes down to how much effort you put into the process... MORE