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2/19/2009
Find free plans for your green home.
3/11/2009
Build a simple do-it-yourself small barn or shed to house livestock, garden tools and machinery.
10/8/2010
Want fresh cider? Make your own cider press using these free plans.
8/26/2010
Second in a series of blog posts about how to convert a lawn mower or other gasoline small engine to run on propane.
6/7/2013
If you're searching for kids' playhouse plans, look no further — this whimsical cob building provides an inexpensive child's oasis with a natural cooling system.
12/1/2010
Thoughts, experiences, and tips after a season of mowing with the propane-powered lawnmower.
4/6/2011
No one had ever attempted to set a land speed record for gasification vehicles so Beaver Energy was the first.
1/4/2011
Turn low value plastic trash into valuable building blocks with a $300 homemade press. Free plans for a hand operated press are available. A mechanized version could be made by converting a log splitter.
7/31/2012
A listing of companies that offer green dwellings in the form of modular, prefab, manufactured, compact, or mobile structures. These days, many such options are available that are not only green, but also beautiful, well-made, and often low-cost.




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