building a cabin

Steve Maxwell explains why living the bootstrap lifestyle and living with less leaves you with more in the end.
I love my two-story log cabin, which combines recycled and an array of green building materials.
Watch this video to learn how to build tiny home for just $2,000.
Steve explains why building a scale model is such a good way to design homestead structures, and how to do it.
Robert Maxwell explains how to build your own limestone foundation for almost no money.
A discussion of three power tools to prep your logs or timbers for building.
Adzes and broad axes have been used for centuries in log cabin building. Learn a bit about what these tools do and how to use them.
Share your thoughts about natural building methods including straw bale building, cordwood construction, earth building and more.

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