Learn How to Avoid Harmful Chemicals in Your Seed-Starting Soil and Save Money

Did you know that you can avoid toxic chemicals in your seed-starting soil by quickly and easily making your own organic blend? When you do it yourself, youíll know exactly what goes into it, and can ... read more

How to Significantly Reduce Your Heating Bill by Reusing Empty Pop Cans

Solar panels are very important to heat up the interiors of your home. This can be very helpful especially if the wind spreading inside the house is too cold for you to handle. Now the big question is ... read more

17 Things You Can Do to Earn a Steady Income from an Off-Grid Home

I think there comes a time for everyone when our inner adventurer urges us to pull up stakes, put our thumbs to the wind, and explore the hidden gems of the world. Live off-grid for a while, and get b ... read more

Feeding Your Chickens Will No Longer Be an Issue Once You Learn How to Build This

This great DIY article teaches you how to build your very own treadle chicken feeder. This invention is perfect for feeding your chickens and at the same time keeping wild birds, rats and mice away fr ... read more

See How Old Wooden Doors Can Be Used to Create One-Of-A-Kind Garden Arbors

Depending where you live, your second hand and thrift stores may sell old wooden doors for just a few dollars a piece. Here is a really fantastic idea on turning these old wooden doors into handy deco ... read more

You Don't Have to Be a Rocket Scientist to Build a Solar Panel

Solar panels are very important to heat up the interiors of your home. This can be very helpful especially if the wind spreading inside the house is too cold for you to handle. Now the big question is ... read more

Learn How to Build the Ultimate, All-In-One Outdoor Cooking Unit for Only $300

I love DIY projects! And with the temperatures beginning to warm, the itch to be outside is growing. Living in a colder climate often means many long months spent inside. And now that the sun has begu ... read more

Save Time and Money While Growing Even More Great-Tasting Food

Ever heard of a hoop house? Well, if you are a gardener you will know that a hoop house can add months to your growing season. A hoop house is a structure, kind of like a greenhouse; that fits over a ... read more

How Not Throwing Away Your Trash Can Help You Reduce Heating and Electricity Bills

*Garbage truck comes* Wait, don't give out your trash to the garbage collector. ďThatís absurd! Why not?! Whatís the point? I canít keep all these garbage around the house! Itís going to stink and I d ... read more

Finally, a Permanent Solution for Killing Ants That Doesn't Involve Any Chemicals!

If you live in a cold climate, then you know there are many downfalls of the winter. Scraping off snow from your car, needing to shovel your driveway, having to bundle up in snow gear including snow b ... read more

Your Phone Will Never Run out of Battery Again with This DIY Solar Charger

If the idea of unlimited solar power appeals to you, then this is going to be an awesome DIY project for you. If you're like me, I am sure that there have been times when you've been caught out on a l ... read more

16 Fruit & Veggie Scraps You Shouldn't Throw Away

For those of you who are fans of organic living, this information is sure to make you happy. Did you know that you can re-grow some of of the vegetables and fruits you are using? Here are some of th ... read more

The Revolutionary Way to Grow Potatoes (You Can Even Do It in Your Apartment!)

Gardening is a worthwhile activity that is done by many people all throughout the globe. There are those that garden as a hobby, and others who have made farming their lifestyle. There are farmers t ... read more

How to Heat up Your Room with Old Soda Cans

Soda Can Solar Heat Panels. Recycling is something that people are doing for the environment, and the environment is always giving back. If you are curious on ways to learn how to harness solar powe ... read more

Here's How a Chainsaw Art Guru Decorates His Home

They say the bigger the better. That might be true to some aspects of life but nowadays tiny houses have been literally taken over and considered these past few days as one of the trending. Fairytale ... read more

Minimizing Energy Consumption, This Home Showcases the Perfect Blend of Utility and Beauty

Eco-friendly houses are becoming a trend, but it is not surprising since it is only right that people patronize houses that will contribute towards the preservation of our planet. The world has been t ... read more

Here's a Little-Known Fishing Technique That Makes Trout Bite in Less than 60 Seconds

Do you live to fish? If you do you are going to enjoy the fishing tips that we are going to share in this featured article. Most of us don't get to catch our own fish but all of us could use more ... read more

Why Off-Grid Houses Are Becoming More Popular than Ever

"Who says off-grid is not Popular" doesn't know what they are talking about, off grid homes have never been so talked about. Tiny house living is the way to go when you are thinking of downsizing fro ... read more

Do You Know What the Best Method for Drying Food at Home Is?

Drying food is a centuries old technique for effectively preserving a wide variety of foods against spoilage. Many aboriginal cultures around the world have dried foods such as fish and meats to berri ... read more

How to Ensure a Reliable Source of Pure Water for Your Home

This great article from Off The Grid News details the steps involved in building a solar still for distilling water that may have been contaminated with anything from parasites and viruses to heavy me ... read more

This Rusty Looking Shipping Container Home Has a Stunning Surprise Inside

The saying ďdonít judge a book by its coverĒ perfectly fits the description of this shipping container home. It is the ugly duckling outside but within lays the beautiful swan. It doesn't really screa ... read more

How Junk Mail Can Help You Drastically Reduce Your Heating Bill

Depending on the climate where you live, home heating bills can be enormous at certain times of the year. If you have a fireplace in your home you can drastically reduce your heating bill even if you ... read more

See How a 5 Gallon Metal Bucket Can Be Used to Make a Portable Rocket Stove

Have you ever heard of the latest trend in self sufficient living called the rocket stoves? Well if you haven't already, prepare to be amazed, and if you have... here's a tutorial to show you how to m ... read more

Right-Hand Storing Tips for Keeping Your Fruits and Vegetables Fresh Longer

Do you want a highly nutritious diet? All you have to do is eat fresh fruits and vegetables. Fresh foods are tightly connected to a healthy livelihood. Are you looking for way to store your fruits and ... read more

How to Maximize Your Garden Harvest with Fast-Growing Vegetables

One of the hardest parts of being a new gardener is finding the patience to wait for your newly planted seeds to grow. In a world of instant gratification waiting even a couple of weeks for seeds to s ... read more

Introducing MetAir: The World's Most Powerful Recyclable Battery

Living off the grid also means going for rechargeable and other battery-operated materials. It only makes sense since having this lifestyle would cause a lot of efforts and wasted time going to town j ... read more

How to Make Your Garden More Fertile at Almost No Expense

There was a time when recycling as a general concept was new, trendy, and quite out of the ordinary for most people. Fortunately, now it seems as if not just every household but every public and priv ... read more

This Is What You Get When You Spend a Million Bucks on a Backyard Pond

Being a millionaire sure does give you a lot of perks in life, and one of them is owning a luxurious backyard pond that looks like it was made and designed for a king. If you have not seen a million d ... read more

For an Abundance of Delicious Early Girl Tomatoes, Follow These Tips

There many different types of tomatoes, one of the most popular one that you always see in supermarkets are the Early Girl tomatoes. Vegetable gardeners in America love to grow them in their backyards ... read more

49 Flowers You Can Eat (If You Dare!)

Flowers don't just beautify the garden nor are they not just something that will make your room look good. They are also healthy for your body. That's right! There are many flowers out there that you ... read more
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