Use a galvanized bucket to haul your tools around. This is especially helpful if you have several gardening areas or flower beds distributed around your yard.
Fill a bucket with water to water trees or other large plants that need more water than a watering can will provide.
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Use your bucket to tote kitchen scraps out to your compost heap.
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So grab some buckets or a metal pail and use them to help out in your own garden! Did we miss any uses that you think we should have shared? Please let us know in the comments below.