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Recycled Plastic Can Improve Our Roads And Clean Up Our Environment!

The world has a plastics problem. We not only use too much of it, but we also recycle far too little of it, which means that it ends up in landfills and polluting our waterways, forests, beaches, towns and cities. Even if we stopped using plastics overnight, it would leave us with all that still polluting our environment. And...

How To Go Off Grid Now…With No Money?

Dick Proenneke at his cabin in 1985. NPS photo taken by Richard Proenneke and donated by Raymond Proenneke
How To Go Off Grid Now...With No Money? Want to move off grid? Here's how to do it now. You don't have to save money for years  for a down payment. You can move off grid right now. How? Easy. Sell everything you own and pay cash for a small piece of land and MOVE! "Whoa! Wait a minute!...

Crazy Hippy Dude Builds 100 Sq Foot Tiny House For Less Than $1,500!

How much space do you need to live? It’s not as easy of a question as it may seem, and the answer can vary from person to person. Some of us feel more than comfortable in just under 500 sq feet, while others may need more, or feel great in even less. Tiny homes tend to be on the...

The World Needs a Food Revolution! Here’s How We Do it

Do you have enough food? Are you food secure? What would you do if there were an economic collapse and food became scarce? Reuters is reporting that North Korea is facing a food shortage of 1.4 million tons of food, and it could easily happen anywhere. It's not just North Korea either. Food shortages happen all over the world. 1.4 million...

Portable 100% Self Sufficient Off Grid Cabin for $35k Deployable Anywhere in the World

Off Grid Cabin
"Ready-To-Go" "off the grid" home system that can be placed anywhere in the world and setup instant housing complete with water, power, and food. Many manufacturers do something similar to this, but they patent their designs and they are expensive and cost upwards of $100k or more. This Off Grid cabin unit would retail for around $35k depending on...

Transparent Solar Cell Technology Could Make Every Window Generate Power

The goal of creating transparent solar panels has been around for decades now. It is essentially one of the holy grails of the solar industry because the number of applications for see through panels is really only limited by your imagination. Think about it, virtually anything that uses glass now, could become an energy source if that glass were...

Awesome Off Grid Cabin Built in 10 Days for Only $80k!

The average price of a new home in the U.S. is around $200,000 and currently climbing, and depending on where you live, that may not even get you much of a “home” to begin with, and we’re not talking about the square footage. Typical homes in the U.S. are, well, typical. They aren’t designed with off grid living in...

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!

off grid camper van conversion
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

Solar Powered Shipping Container Home
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...

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