Commercially compost bins some times have their systems to turn the compost pile in to the compost heap. Some of them have the harvesting trays that are used to make the customers feel more convenient. But if you are making your own bin you do not need to have such stuffs. All you need is to find the bin that can help you hold the materials and do not let it scattered around.
You can find the materials that are required to make the bins in the garage or in your store rooms. Heavy plastic or wood or tin would be suitable for making the bin. If you want it to look attractive you can paint it up.
Wire mesh, pipes or couple of wood planks can also be used to make the compost bin. This will let you to make the simple wired fence around the wooden plans or pipes which support it. Wire mesh can be used to tie the planks or pipes. You can make any shape like round, square or rectangle.
You must create the doorway between the wire mesh so that you can turn up the materials easily every week.
You can also make the bin from the old sheds or from the leftover wooden slats and assemble them in the backyard easily. Only make sure that there is the space in between the wooden board so that the air can passes away and help in decomposition process.
You can also make your garbage can as the compost bin. Find the garbage bin that will not let you to have awarded from the abuses of your mother or wife and use that can as the compost bin. Before filling the bin make some holes in it. This will allow the flow of the air from the materials and will make the decomposition sooner. Fill the compost bin with the material now and add the enough amount of the water until it looks like the damp.
Always keep the compost pile damp and mix the material by rolling and turning over it once a week. It would be the good idea to put the bin above the ground when you are storing the trashcan compost bins. You will be reaping your efforts in a month or so and will get the satisfactory end product.
See how easy it is to make the compost bin from the limited available materials from the house. By only keeping the basic rules in mind that air must flow from the pile, quick access to the compost pile and watering the pile at the needed time, will make the successful compost bin for you.