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...

Is Off-Grid Living Right For You?

Living in a serene place away from the hectic city life while being as self-sufficient and environmentally-friendly as possible – the idea of off-grid living is really getting the better of you … but you’re still confused about your decision. It really is...

Protect your Off-Grid Home: 7 Non-Lethal Weapons

Home defense and protecting your family is essential. The law varies from state to state, but in most states you are allowed to kill in self-defense, defense of others and defense of property. But, because not every conflict calls for a lethal...

Food Self-Sufficiency Pt. 2 : Build your Aquaponics System

Recycling is the concept of an aquaponics system, since all the water used by fish is considered to be rich in all types of nutrients. The water is given on the plants that grow very properly with all of these nutrients. After...

Off-Grid Emergency Planning

Off-grid emergency planning is a highly critical and essential factor to be considered. Living off-the-grid means living without public utilities. This livelihood doesn't only include electricity but also facilities like water, gas and cable. Although the off-grid life may be peaceful, it can...

Off-Grid Security: Living the Safe Off-Grid Life

When going off-grid, one of the main concerns is off-grid security. Living off the grid may be appealing to many. Such a lifestyle will, no doubt, provide you with greater flexibility. But, at the same time, you will be cut off from the rest...

Food Self-Sufficiency : Aquaponics System Pt. 1

For the next several weeks my articles would be targeting the topic of food self-sufficiency and production. The Food Self Sufficiency series will start with aquaponics, the ultimate solution to at-home backyard food production. The smartest way to generate more food per...

Control Your Food: Off-Grid Food Independence

Finally, people seem to be thinking more and more about food independence. That's excellent and something we hold as a central tenet in Off-Grid Living; food is control. If you don't control your food, you will not control your off-grid life. Details...

Rounding Up Your Energy And Power Essentials For Off Grid Living

Heat and electricity are energy and power essentials which you cannot live without, even if you plan to live off the grid. You need to have a suitable system in place! Keep reading to learn more about fire starters and solar generators needed...

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