Survival Tying Knots: Off-Grid Life Saving Techniques

Whether you’re an off-grid living survivalist, an avid camper, a determined mountaineer, or a wilderness explorer, there’s one critical skill you need to have in your repertoire It’s something you did as a kid for fun, and now it can save your...

Building Your Own Solar Power System

Making your own solar panel is a time-consuming process and requires some electrical skills. It is possible to build your own solar system - and even the solar panels - from scratch. Although, it can be risky since faulty workmanship will lead...

How to Dehydrate Fruit: Off-Grid Living for Snacks and Storage

Dehydrating fruit is ideal for storing nutritious snacks without having to rely on your freezer because freezers require electricity. However, to make these excellent snacks last a long time, you’ll need a food dehydrator and quality food sealer. Fortunately, the overall process...

How to Survive a Flood – Before and After

Every era in human history has dealt with devastating floods. Some are a product of hurricanes; others stem from a volcanic eruption while most occur due to seasonal storms. But regardless of the cause, often property and lives are lost on a...

Keeping Food Cool Without Electricity – Off-Grid Living

What happens if a storm hits, and you’re without power for a week or longer? How long would your food supply last without electricity? What if you live Off-grid, how will you cool your food? Find out the answer all of these...

What is the Cost of Building a Small House?

Over the past few years, Off-Grid Living has informed so much information on off-grid living topics. A question that keeps coming up frequently among our readers is, “How much does it cost to build a small house?” This article is about what...

10 Things To Know Before Moving Off-Grid

For many people when they have found their off-grid homestead, they know next to nothing about off-grid systems. Many want to move to land in the country with room to stretch out, and they know plenty about growing and preserving their own...

Food Self-Sufficiency System Pt.4: Livestock Options

Living off the grid on your homestead or bug out home can come with many challenges. Along with these challenges, there can be some piece of mind when you can adapt to the challenges. Livestock creates an ongoing protein food source for...

Water Purification – Key To Your Off-Grid Survival

The CDC claims; 2,200 children outside the US, are dying every day as a result of diarrheal diseases, and 88% of these diarrheal deaths are due to unsanitary water conditions. That’s 1,936 children deaths per day related to lack of water purification....

Food Self-Sufficiency System Pt. 3 : Agricultural Options

Food independence is necessary for your off grid living especially if your reasons for getting off the grid include self-reliance. From a pure survival and preparedness aspect, food independence is as important as power independence. In this article you will find what...

5 Revealed Costs – Money It Takes to Live Off Grid

Every one of us, when we first thought about going off grid, wondered how much it would cost, and whether we can really afford it. Off-Grid Living has been researching and has found an accurate picture of what it really costs to...

Canned Food Shelf Life – Off Grid Living Smart

Everyone has been in a situation where you throw out that can of green beans just because it’s a week past its “best by” date”. Why chance eating something that could make you sick? If the label says it’s past its prime...

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