How to build a green roof using recycled materials.
By Lloyd Kahn
Richard and Karen Perez are the heart and soul of Home Power magazine, and after some years of living in funky sheds in the woods, they built their own home-powered home/ofﬁce/hangout in the Oregon woods: off-the-grid, its heat and power provided by sun and wind (and ﬁrewood). These guys are walkin’ the walk!
Planning on building a new home? Make sure to check out these eco-friendly home construction materials.
Carpenter and log cabin builder David Woods shares expert guidance on what makes a practical log cabin floor plan design, covering log cabin locations, exterior aesthetics, notching and floor plans.
Who Gives a Crap toilet paper company presents their “Fun Toilet Facts” infographic, bringing to light the reality of paper waste after every flush.
In this episode we discuss composting human manure! The in-home set up, the legalities, and how to overcome the ick factor to produce beautiful soil. Enjoy this pun filled discussion as we chat we learn about the scoop on poop!
Though water softeners have their own drawbacks, hard water can cause scale to build up on appliances, such as hot water tanks, causing you to incur increased maintenance costs.