Saturday, April 29, 2017
When most people start looking at going solar, or building off grid, they are faced with some unpleasant realizations. To make a solar grid large enough for the option of producing significant solar power, you are not just looking...
Need some inspiration for a budget friendly way to build a greenhouse to compliment your green thumb? Take a look at this! Source some old windows, doors and pallets and get creative! If you do a little research in your...
There is one piece of equipment that allows anyone to design and build beautiful pieces of woodwork, with intricate precision, and surprising ease. That piece of equipment is the CNC Router. 'DIY Smart Saw' is a step-by-step manual that allows...
Check out this tutorial video from the television show, “Edwardian Farm”. In this clip, you’ll see the conventional method to make a rope, an approach that has been used for over a hundred years. It is wonderful to see...
Rather than buy a new lead acid battery, you can renew the one from your car or your solar battery bank (or other alternative energy power system) back to almost-new condition, saving yourself a lot of money in the...
Turn lawn shavings, food compost and animal manure into sustainable energy using a homemade biogas generator. You can produce your own natural gas using organic materials normally considered to be household waste. This "biogas" can be used to cook food,...