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Amazing Accidental Geyser Is Like An Alien Landscape!

In 1964 a well was drilled on Fly Ranch in the Nevada desert. The water that they tapped into was around 200 degrees and they sealed the well, but the seal failed and as the water sprung out from the resulting geyser, minerals started to accumulate to form mounds. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywGR4KwLecE Due to the nutrient rich water, it is home to various...

School Bus Converted to Fabulous Off Grid Tiny Home!

We’ve seen vehicles converted into off grid campers before, and most are familiar with the various tiny homes built on trailer frames, but sometimes you just need more space than smaller options provide. In these instances you may want to consider converting an old school bus into an off grid motorhome, especially if you have the experience and skills...

Converting a Van into an Awesome Off Grid Camper in 17 Days!

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There are all kinds of ways to get started on an off grid lifestyle. In fact, you are only limited by your imagination (and probably building codes) when it comes to finding creative ways to make yourself an off the grid tiny home. One way is to build some sort of trailer, or to convert an existing vehicle into...

Amazing Solar Powered Shipping Container Home

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Beautiful Solar Powered Shipping Container Home - Would you live here? This solar powered shipping container home is an off grid homesteaders dream. The Western ideal that has been pitched to most of us since we were children, is that of owning a good sized home, a yard, and essentially, just owning a lot of stuff. The problem with that...

Off Grid Foot Powered Washing Machine

Need to wash clothes? No need for electricity! Try this awesome little foot powered washing machine and wash your clothes off grid style! How cool is this little machine? You don't need electricity to wash clothes anymore. This little green machine is perfect for RV'ers, #vanlife folks, and off gridders alike. It's small enough to fit in your trunk or...

Glass Dome Eco House In The Arctic Circle

How would you like to live in an off grid eco-dome house? It might get a bit cold in the winter but this little eco dome house is the perfect answer. They started building the dome home in 2012 on SandHorney Island in Norway. It took them 1.5 years to build before they moved in. The massive dome is made...

This Tool Can Plant Over 200 Seeds In A Matter Of Minutes!

If you’re living, or planning to live, off grid, then you know you’re in for a lot of work. If you are going to try to grow most of your own food, well then you’re in for even more work. Providing enough food for yourself and your family is more than just having a small garden, you are essentially...

Where Do You Want to Live Off Grid?

Where Do You Want to Live Off Grid? Well...that depends. Do you have an idea of where you can live off grid? What are your requirements? Land, obviously? But where? Where in the USA do you want to live off grid? what are you going to do for water? Are you going to haul water? Do you want a...

Awesome $33k Tiny House Can Be Ready To Move Into In 2 Days!

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There are all sorts of tiny homes on the market these days, some of which can still cost you almost six figures, which in some markets, can be equal to or even more than traditional housing. There are also a large number of ideas that aim to make tiny homes more affordable, either by using cheaper materials, making the...

Shipping Containers Make AWESOME AFFORDABLE Off Grid Homes!

When it comes to off grid homes, there are a lot of different designs and ideas floating around these days. Some are high end, and high priced, luxury off grid cabins, others are based on the tiny home model and can vary in both the technology and the cost. We are always looking to highlight the different options out...

Simple River Turbine Systems Could Power Your Off Grid Lifestyle.

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Solar and wind get most of the attention when it comes to renewable energy these days. After all, we can see huge turbines and solar farms popping up in more and more areas, so of course they tend to be the ones that get our attention. Still, when it comes to generating power from nature, there is another great...

Earthships Are Beautiful Off Grid Homes.

An Earthship is a type of off grid home that is made from natural and recycled materials. This means that they can be a combination of discarded items, reclaimed materials, and natural materials like mud bricks, straw, or any number of nature based sources. They have been around since the 1970’s and due to the increasing interest in off...

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