How to make your own compost tumbler. Compost made in a compost maker like this is ready in about four weeks. Make sure that you only fill the barrel about 3/4 full to allow the materials to tumble when you turn it. Also make sure that you wet the material when you add it to the barrel.
Learn how to save tons of $$$ by making your own tumbling composter! -- I want to try this! I was about to spend a lot of money buying one of these from Home Depot, but I'm reconsidering. This looks pretty easy!