Over the past 15 years the noise level in cities has increased sixfold; urban noise doubles every eight to ten years. Even in the country, we can't escape the sound of airplanes and engines. What can you do?
Different noise we must adjust to living in a remote area.
A contribution for wildfire mitigation.
A good idea that could work for wildfire mitigation.
If you're pondering a move to the country and think your life will suddenly get blissfully silent, think again.
How we prepared out homestead for the best wildfire prevention possible.
When one of her goats starts looking for love for the first time, and hollering her little head off, Angela has to do some quick thinking to keep her precious pets from becoming that night's dinner!
Learn how to identify and expel radon, the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S., from your home.
Hugelkultur is nothing more than making raised garden beds filled with rotten wood. This makes for raised garden beds loaded with organic material, nutrients, air pockets for the roots of what you plant, etc.
We wade through deep snow to trim limbs and cut dead trees and nothing goes to waste.
Crushing a truck, harvesting garlic, and fixing a broken flywheel shaft key are just a few of the things that got done over the last week at WaldenEffect.org complete with photos of all the juicy stuff.