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Today's featured DIY project is a great one because we are entering a lovely rainy season soon! Collecting rain water is a convenient, thrifty and green way to water your yard. But not only that, is is a cleaner, more natural way to care for your gardens, yard and landscape. There's an article...

How to Make a DIY Rain Barrel from a Garbage Can

Today's featured DIY project is a great one because we are entering a lovely rainy season soon! Collecting rain water is a convenient, thrifty and green way to water your yard. But not only that, is is a cleaner, more natural way to care for your gardens, yard and landscape. There's an article...

How to Build a Capped PVC Pipe Floating Raft

With summer on its way now is the perfect time to look into building your own boat. If you live near a body of water, you’re probably very aware that

Between two rooms or on an inside wall is the best placement for a single story home.  At the stair base for a two story - for the stairs to wrap around it.    Can have a wood burning baking oven on the other side of it.  or warming 'oven' alcove built in to it the way it is.    Would be great between  tub and bed, or kitchen and den - sunny window, heated bench, warm blanket, book ... NAP TIME!

Between two rooms or on an inside wall is the best placement for a single story home. At the stair base for a two story - for the stairs to wrap around it. Can have a wood burning baking oven on the other side of it. or warming 'oven' alcove built in to it the way it is. Would be great between tub and bed, or kitchen and den - sunny window, heated bench, warm blanket, book ... NAP TIME!

Underground greenhouse

Designing an underground greenhouse

Oehler's greenhouse is similar to other passive solar greenhouses, but has unique features like the earth-sheltering and the cold sink (a pit on the south side).

greenhouse construction + rocket mass heater how to tutorial

greenhouse construction + rocket mass heater how to tutorial

4-DVD set about rocket mass heaters http://richsoil.com/wood-heat.jsp support my patreon for more videos like this: https://patreon.com/paulwheaton permacul...

Building a Solar Greenhouse with the Subterranean Heating and Cooling System

Building a Solar Greenhouse with the Subterranean Heating and Cooling System

Building a Solar Greenhouse with the Subterranean Heating and Cooling System

A small creek provides plenty of power for this off-grid home by Scott Gentleman.  Read this article to find out more about how hydro-power can run your home.

A small creek provides plenty of power for this off-grid home - Backwoods Home Magazine

A small creek provides plenty of power for this off-grid home by Scott Gentleman. Read this article to find out more about how hydro-power can run your home.

How to Drill Your Own Water Well: Video #TheASGproject

Drill Your Own Water Well Series - Basic Well Drilling Steps

more at http://www.drillyourownwell.com Basic steps in washing down a well. This video is part of a series of videos and web pages designed to help you dri...

How To Build A Greenhouse Utilizing Passive Solar Heating Free Plans

How to build an energy efficient greenhouse utilizing active & passive solar heating systems. Our chalet style Sun Country Greenhouse takes advantage of Sun's energy

build your own Compost Toilet

Plans for Bog Standard Compost Toilet

Build your own Bog Standard compost toilet! These plans contain everything you need if you fancy building your own compost loo. An easy to follow, step by step guide that we have put together ourselves, containing all the knowledge we have acquired through our search for the perfect design of the attractive, low-cost, waterless composting toilet. Build your own Compost toilet! These plans contain everything you need if you fancy building your own compost loo. An easy to follow, step by step…

Top 10 Awesome Ideas for your Garden - Grow vegetables with 10 times less water with "Solar Drip Irrigation.”

Top 10 Awesome Ideas for your Garden - Grow vegetables with 10 times less water with "Solar Drip Irrigation.”

Design of a Household Human Waste Bioreactor

Design of a Household Human Waste Bioreactor

Better Than a rocket stove green house heat - YouTube

Better Than a rocket stove green house heat

concept of heat principal for green house

compost toilets how they work | ... waterless toilets work | Woo Woo - Waterless and composting toilets

WooWoo - Waterless and Composting Toilets

The UK's go-to eco-toilet shop for public sites and private users, WooWoo are the official UK distributor of Kazuba, Separett and Air Head compost toilets.

How to Make a "Water Ram" off-grid Water Pump, requires no electricity - YouTube

Hydraulic Ram Pump (The Build)

I have a creek that runs through my property. I also have 3 acres of fish ponds. Perfect call for a Hydraulic Ram Pump that costs nothing to run!