Permanently Eliminate Your Electricity Bill – with This Undershot Water Wheel

Do you ever miss the good old days and wish that certain useful tools were still available, like the hydro electric water wheel? Those of us who live in parts of the world where there is running water ... read more

Run out of Drinking Water during a Lakeside Camping Trip? Here's What You Need to Do.

If you’ve run out of drinking water during a lakeside camping trip, there’s a simple solution: Break off a branch from the nearest pine tree, peel away the bark, and slowly pour lake water through the ... read more

This Is What Happens When a Silicon Valley Nerd Decides to Go Off-Grid

Smart homes are ahead of us and you have probably heard of the term, especially on luxury residential projects. But, what is really a smart home? A smart home can control all the electronic devices ... read more

This Amazing Off-Grid Cabin Is 100% Self-Sufficient, and It Costs Only $35k

Are you planning to build your own house? Do you want to have it for as low as $35,000? Well, consider yourself lucky since you can have it a dream come true through a complete Off-Grid Cabin. You may ... read more

Here's a Simple Trick You Can Use to Make Your WiFi Work Faster than Ever

Got no dough for a commercial WiFi antenna? Looking for an inexpensive way to increase the range of your wireless network? A tin can waveguide antenna, or Cantenna, may be just the ticket. This design ... read more

WOW! The Designer of This Tiny Home Deserves to Be Sainted for His Work

Constructing your own dream house can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling projects you can undertake. Grabbing the chance to plan out and design each step of the process and making firm decisio ... read more

Here's an Effective Way to Increase the Range of Your WiFi Signal

Got no dough for a commercial WiFi antenna? Looking for an inexpensive way to increase the range of your wireless network? A tin can waveguide antenna, or Cantenna, may be just the ticket. This design ... read more

Packed with Unique, Space-Saving Elements, This 161 Sq. Ft. Home Feels Roomier than a Villa

Constructing your own dream house can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling projects you can undertake. Grabbing the chance to plan out and design each step of the process and making firm decisio ... read more

What is It? A DIY WIFI Signal Booster?

Got no dough for a commercial WiFi antenna? Looking for an inexpensive way to increase the range of your wireless network? A tin can waveguide antenna, or Cantenna, may be just the ticket. This design ... read more

These People Decided to Escape from Social Life and Live All Alone in the Wild

Quiet. Calm. Peaceful. Just you alone, with your thoughts, your wits and nature. The great outdoors, unfettered by buildings and business. Rocky mountains, caves, beaches, forests, meadows. Stretching ... read more

8 Essential Things You Need to Start Living Off-The-Grid

When it comes to living off the grid, there are some essential knowledge that will help you to get started. Living off of the grid can be a rewarding and satisfying experience, most humans in the mode ... read more

Will Tesla's Home Solar Batter be Banned by the Greedy Energy Companies?

Tesla is one of the most brilliant scientists to ever walked on the face of our planet and his theories and inventions continue to live among us, even when not all of us get to notice that everyday. H ... read more

How to Make a Dual Burner Stove for Just $6

Its almost summer time again! Which means more camping and fires which are where this DIY Dual Burner 6 brick rocket stove that costs just $6 comes in to the rescue! Camping stoves can be expensive, a ... read more

The Simplest and Cheapest Way to Make an Effective Outdoor Stove

This Single Log Stove is also known as the 'Swedish Fire Torch'. Used for outdoor cooking it works like a charm and all you need is a log. So long as you know there will be reasonably dry logs ava ... read more

Now You Can Make Your Own Outdoor Pizza Oven at the Price of a Friday Night Delivery

Having the luxury of baking pizza and bread outdoors is an amazing idea, especially if you are able to share and enjoy it with some friends. And actually, building a cob oven is easy, fast and inex ... read more

Spending Too Much on Heating Bills? This DIY Solar Furnace Could Be Your Money Saver.

Want to find ways to live cheaper? Yes, I understand. We all do. *sighs* This new alternative for energy source will not only make you smile when you look at your wallet, but will also help save our e ... read more

Everything You Need to Know about Building an Off-Grid Cabin on Budget

The term 'Off Grid' means to like in a way that is self sufficient without the need for public utilities. Homes that are considered off-the-grid do not rely on the municipal water, sewage, power or o ... read more

You Don't Have to Be Nikola Tesla to Build a Wind Turbine… Anyone Can Do It for $30

If you think your $30 doesn’t buy anything good anymore because everything seems to be expensive, well here is some good news. There are still a lot of things that you could have for $30 and, believe ... read more

Off Grid. Solar Power. Clean Air. Get Away from it All and LIVE Life.

How often do you see a rustic old log cabin on a book cover or greeting card? There is such a magical appeal to the little log cabin, nestled in the woods, snow gently falling, pristine white, silent ... read more

This $35,000 Off-Grid Cabin Has Everything You Need for a Self-Sufficient Life

Are you planning to build your own house? Do you want to have it for as low as $35,000? Well, consider yourself lucky since you can have it a dream come true through a complete Off-Grid Cabin. You may ... read more

The Quickest and Easiest Way to Set a Fire

Are you one of those people that has the opportunity to spend time in the country. Do you love sitting around the campfire, gazing up at the sky on one of those incredibly clear nights when you look u ... read more

France Declares Mandatory Roof Gardens Or Solar Panels.

Have you heard France is slowly going off grid by declaring mandatory roof gardens or solar panels? It’s true; the French government passed a new law in March 2015 that states all new building structu ... read more

This 'Responsible Online Store' Only Sells Items That Last A Lifetime!

This 'Responsible Online Store' Only Sells Items That Last A Lifetime! The Buy Me Once the online store is a genius idea that the webshop's founder, Tara Button created. Button was working in advertis ... read more

Modern Day Cave Man Turns A 700 Year Old Cave Into His Home!

Are you inspired by people who create unusual dream homes? Then this story of how a modern day cave man turns a 700-year-old cave into his home might be of great interest to you. Angelo Mastropietro ... read more

How to Build a Steady Fire Using a Single Log

Are you one of those people that has the opportunity to spend time in the country. Do you love sitting around the campfire, gazing up at the sky on one of those incredibly clear nights when you look u ... read more

Build a cord drill and pump drill using just wood and stone! Primitive Technology!

Are you interested in learning some awesome off grid techniques? Learn how to Build a cord drill and pump drill using just wood and stone! Primitive Technology! Thanks to the Primitive Technology ch ... read more

The Harvard Innovation Lab Designed Tiny Houses that are Taking the

The Harvard Innovation Lab Designed Tiny Houses that are taking the tiny house vacation rental world by storm. A startup company called Getaway is showing people just how great tiny house living can b ... read more

Barns, Reborn as Homes

Barns, Reborn as Homes are gaining in popularity as more people yearn for the simple life. An old barn is the idyll place to live providing lots of space and open concept designs. These historic space ... read more

Another This Man Made His Dream Home Out Of Dirt!

I’ve always dreamt of packing up, moving to a far off place and living off-grid and off the land. But while this is just my dream, others have actually made it their reality, and this is Another This ... read more

Living 'off the grid' on your own property is illegal in Colorado!

This just in: Colorado County has criminalized self-reliance. Off-grid living is now punished like a crime. What’s ‘funny’ is that there was a time, not so long ago, when there was no ‘grid’ – especia ... read more
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