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House Saving Plan: Start with energy

Being a homeowner is about more than being able to purchase a house. It is about being able to pay all the dues that home brings as well as being able to make it into a habitable place. Now what all these factors have in common is that they require a substantial financial investments as well as a lot of work and effort. The first step towards improving all of these aspects lies in improving the energetic situation in your home. Here are some ideas of how to achieve this.…


Added by Sophie Andersen on August 25, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments

Should You Hire an Interior Decorator to Prepare Your House as a Filming Location?

There are other filming locations whose owner hires a decorator to prepare the house for marketing. Is this really necessary? Well there are some who go through all these trouble just to make their houses fit for filming use. However, there are some who don’t and are just settled with the simplicity their place shows or at least their own decorating talents.

Now, you may be more torn between these two possibilities: whether to go for a decorator or not. If you are marketing your… Continue

Added by Paul Flowers on May 13, 2015 at 11:40pm — No Comments

Living The Good Life - Walking in the footsteps to Scott & Helen Nearing

 Living The Good Life

Walking in the footsteps of Scott & Helen Nearing

Greg Joly and Mary Diaz purchased a piece of land in Jamaica Vermont and hand built a homestead. Following in the footsteps of Scott and Helen Nearing who in 1932 left New York City to establish a homestead in Jamaica Vermont. There experiment in living the simple life, building…


Added by Bruce Weaver on September 27, 2012 at 5:26pm — No Comments

How to Build a Hoop House (for less than $30)

After reading about the $50 greenhouse I quickly decided I needed to make one of my own. The summer season was winding down and I knew I wasn't over my newly found lettuce addiction. I need to grow well into the autumn and even winter. Time for a simple hoop house.

Part of all my homestead construction is an element of recycling and reusing.… Continue

Added by Andrew Odom on November 22, 2010 at 10:26am — 1 Comment

Tiny House Blog

The mother lode of Tiny house goodies. Free design plans! Tiny house blogroll! Tiny house kits! Book recommendations. Gah!! Heaven!!


Now, to get a tiny house exhibit to come to Maker Faire...

Added by Cornelia on April 1, 2009 at 3:43pm — No Comments

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