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Anone living off-grid or want to learn how ? Options
#1 Posted : Saturday, May 30, 2009 8:05:50 PM
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Hi folks,

I am a long time off-grid homesteader. I designed and built my solar cabin for under $2000. I use a 350 watt solar electric system to power my water pump, tvs, lights, dvd, stereo, laptop and gadgets. I use propane for OD water heater, furnace, stove and fridge.

I harvest rain and greywater, use a solar composting toilet of my own design, grow a garden, raise rabbits and chickens. No house payments or monthly utility bills- life is great!

Is anyone else living off-grid or want to learn how ?



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