Building an Outhouse

If you're establishing a homestead in a remote area, building an outhouse is something you'll probably want to do in short order. A properly managed privy is at least as healthful for people and land as a septic system.

building an outhouse - forms for concrete
Build a wooden form in which you can pour a concrete ring sill that is four inches thick, with outside dimensions of 4'10" X 4'10" and that has a hole in its center measuring 3'8" X 3'8".