How to Maintain Your Country Property

Learn the best tools and techniques to take care of your rural property.


| June 24, 2008



rural property

Land, a home, barns, sheds, livestock, fences and equipment — all are part of the rural lifestyle.


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Ahh.  Life in the country … peace, beauty, fun and contentment. Here is a selection of articles to help you choose the best tools and techniques to maintain and improve your property. Whether you’re just starting out or have years of experience, the articles below comprise a great reference collection.

Buildings

DIY Small Barns and Storage Sheds

9/14/2007

Adequate storage space is important for any well-designed home or homestead. Whether in an urban, suburban or rural setting, we all need places to easily store and organize our stuff. This is especially true for gardeners and small farmers who have tools and machines that help them work more efficiently.

Easy Backyard Chicken Coops

9/4/2007





dairy goat

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