Living without a fridge has offered me both positive and disastrous outcomes on my homestead on a tropical mountain in Colombia.
A short guide about how we made a durable, nice, consistent matt finish clay paint for our cob walls using natural materials.
The average American uses between 80 and 100 gallons of water per day, but nations with comparable standards of living use less than half that amount!
The design of a passive solar building is the compilation of art, architecture, astronomy, and the Second Law of Thermodynamics. This is how they are created.
Living an eco-friendly lifestyle extends beyond using renewable energy and reducing your water consumption, applying easy ways to reduce your trash and plastic usage can have profound impacts on your environmental footprint.
Thermostats are an amazing invention, but the proper temperature settings can often become a matter of debate within a household. Fortunately, the advent of smart thermostats can now mitigate or even totally eliminate these battles.
If you're interested in homesteading, understanding zoning laws in your area can help you find the right place to settle and build your homestead.
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