Use a hand water pump to compress air for filling tires without electricity.
Why manual water pumps are making a comeback and how to select the right type for a homestead.
A unique contest challenges people to hand-pump more water in one minute than a 64-year-old grandmother can.
Homesteads are attempting to provide longer grazing times by dividing pasture into paddocks. The difficulty of getting water to each paddock can be solved by a windmill with underground pipes. No electric is needed--just wind!
A simple, practical and easy option for priming seasonal water systems.
Sales for Simple Pump, a hand-operated well pump, have tripled compared to the same time last year, as word about its versatility, reliability and durability have spread.
Steve shares an approach he installed at a friend's place for easing the burden of priming seasonal water systems
Have some fun in your garden this year and grow something giant!
Cam has always enjoyed playing with water. Now he lets his solar-powered pump do some of the work!
When the Home Star Energy Retrofit Act of 2010 passes (as expected) this summer, be prepared by learning what to expect when you buy a water heater, heating system, air-source air conditioner or heat pump.
It's true! You really can pump water to a higher elevation using nothing but water power.