Clean a five-gallon water container by washing, sanitizing and drying. The process requires just a few minutes, but air-drying to prevent bacterial growth takes overnight. With proper care and cleaning of the bottle, mos... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

The number of water bottles in a gallon depends on the size of the water bottle. A gallon is 128 fluid ounces; one must divide 128 by the number of ounces in the water bottle to get the answer. More » Food Food Measurements

One use for a five-gallon water bottle is as a percussive instrument because striking the bottle with an open palm makes a unique sound. These makeshift drums can replace bongos and other traditional hand-struck drums in... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Tools
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