Category Archive: Homesteading

How To Build A Storm Shelter/Root Cellar

How To Build A Storm Shelter/Root Cellar

How To Build A Storm Shelter/Root Cellar People who live in areas that have destructive storms, such as hurricanes and tornadoes, should have safe rooms or storm shelters where they can ride out these storms safely. The Federal Emergency Management Association has information on construction standards for storm shelters, referred to as safe rooms, and …

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How To Make A Survival Whistle From A .223 Case

How To Make A Survival Whistle From A .223 Case Because yelling will make you lose your voice, it’s important to carry a whistle just in case you get in a jam. For example: When I went mountain biking with a group of friends I crashed plenty of times. Luckily, none were serious. However, if …

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All-in-One Outdoor Oven, Stove, Grill and Smoker

All-in-One Outdoor Oven, Stove, Grill and Smoker I love to cook outdoors, This is why I have posted loads of outdoor clay oven, fire pit, rocket stove and BBQ posts and DIY tutorials. Cooking outdoors is great fun and good for the soul. Additionally having a means to cook outdoors like a BBQ or outdoor clay …

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Home Made PVC Chicken Feeder

Home Made PVC Chicken Feeder If you are Looking to raise chickens or have chickens already, but don’t want to go out every morning to toss feed on the ground? Maybe you need an easier method that requires building a homemade chicken feeder. This is similar to the gravity feeders you see for pets but …

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30 Reasons Every Home Should Have a Box of Borax on Hand

30 Reasons Every Home Should Have a Box of Borax on Hand Borax, also known as sodium borate, is a mineral salt of boric acid. Commonly used in powder form, borax has a variety of uses. While it’s most common use is as a laundry detergent booster, borax can also work as an anti fungal …

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9 Tips for Buying Property With Little or No Money

9 Tips for Buying Property With Little or No Money In these tough economic times it is becoming more and more difficult for people to buy properties traditionally in the way they would have done a few years ago.Times are changing, banks are not lending in the way they were before, savvy property investors are …

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