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How To Install Your Own Off The Grid Well

How To Install Your Own Off The Grid Well In olden times, wells were dug with a pick and shovel, with a lot of backbreaking work. Depending upon the location, the well might have to be dug quite deep to provide enough water. That much backbreaking work is not something that anyone would want to …

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DIY Off-Grid Fire Protection System

DIY Off-Grid Fire Protection System Living off the grid means you may not be close to any fire protection services when there is a fire that is threatening your home or property. A great way to be prepared to put out a fire is to have a protection system set up and ready to go. …

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Off Grid – How To Build A Bio Water Filter

Off Grid – How To Build A Bio Water Filter The biggest risk in drinking most water is that of water born pathogens. Bacteria, protozoa, and other microscopic parasites can be found in almost any water supply, some of which can kill you, and many of which can make you wish you were dead. This …

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Off Grid – Composting Toilets

Off Grid – Composting Toilets A composting toilet is a dry toilet that uses a predominantly aerobic processing system that treats excreta, typically with no water or small volumes of flush water, via composting or managed aerobic decomposition.Composting toilets may be used as an alternative to flush toilets in situations where there is no suitable …

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Shipping Container Home Designs Plans

Shipping Container Home Designs Plans A shipping container is a modular, stackable metal container used to convey goods by ocean or land transport. They are built for durability, and able to withstand weight, salt and moisture. As well as serving as a great way to ship goods by boat, truck or train,shipping containers are often …

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Off Grid – What You Need To Know About Wind Turbines

Off Grid – What You Need To Know About Wind Turbines Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. For most people, paying utility bills is a tiresome and frustrating task. What if there …

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