Turn an Old Soap Dispenser into a Plant Waterer

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I love finding new uses for my leftover containers and this is so practical!  It allows me to add a small amount of water to my indoor herb garden every morning without spilling a drop!

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Empty soap container
Goo gone (if necessary)
Rain on me print out
Clear contact paper
Glue (I used spray adhesive)

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Clean out your empty soap container.  I ran mine through the dishwasher twice.  I still had some sticky residue on the front and back from the label and removed it with goo gone and elbow grease.

Rain on me download

Click on the above image and save to your desktop.

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Print it in color on regular paper or get it printed at your local printing center.

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Cut out paper to fit your soap container.

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Trace printout on the back side of the contact paper with a pencil.

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Cut contact paper about half an inch beyond your traced circle.

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Peel off the backing of the contact paper and attach printout.

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Trim contact paper if necessary.

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Attach to soap container with glue.  I used spray adhesive.

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Smooth your new label onto the soap container.

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Fill your new watering container with fresh water and you are ready to go!

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