Category Archive: Homesteading

How To Build A Large Wooden Deck Using Pallets

How To Build A Large Wooden Deck Using Pallets  Making use of pallets to improve your home design is something of a trend these days. If you thought of taking this creative step into building but didn’t quite make a decision yet, this project will surely change your mind. Here is a step by step …

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Natural Soap Making For Beginners

Natural Soap Making For Beginners Making your own soap at home is easy, frugal, creative and fulfilling. There’s something really marvelous about taking a bar of your own homemade soap into the bath or shower with you. Soap making may sound daunting to amateurs, but it needn’t be with this fantastic post written by Tanya over …

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How To Make Borax Free Laundry Detergent

How To Make Borax Free Laundry Detergent Doing laundry is a necessary evil, but you don’t have to make it worse by using toxic chemicals, dyes, and other irritants in your laundry soap! I know a lot of companies are working to make greener, more environmentally friendly versions of their laundry detergents, but I feel …

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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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