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(Re)Make it Rain: Rainwater Reclamation Designs - WebEcoist
Not only does this innovative system reuse disposable 2-liter bottles, it adapts to an existing gutter system, providing individual-sized amounts of captured water at a very low initial cost. Designed by Evan Gant, the ‘Rain Drops’ concept could be adapted for use in developing areas where fresh, sanitary water is scarce.
How to Build a Totally Self-Sustaining Home - SHTFPreparedness
How to Build a Totally Self-Sustaining Home - This article is a great article on how to deal with a self sustaining home. Where do you start and what is truly possible. You will find there are many options out there for you but all of them are going to take work. #prepping #preparedness #prepper #survival #shtf #homestead #homesteading #selfsufficient
How To Quieten ANY Generator
How To Quieten Any Generator - When it comes to prepping a generator is a double edged sword, on one side you have the power to keep warm, cook food and see in the night but on the other side generators are very noisy, people will know you have power and could try and take the generator away or even worse try to kill you for it.
Theyre Using Compost To Heat Their Homes
Instead of burning wood for heat, some Europeans now build a compost pile over plastic water lines that extract heat from the decomposing plant material. Temperatures can get as high as 149 degrees. With a circulating pump as the only moving part, the compost heater lasts an average of 12 to 16 mos. – and occasionally up to 24 mos. – providing heat and up to 80 percent of the hot water for a 1,500 sq. ft. home.
Off Grid Power: The DIY 1000 Watt Wind Turbine | SHTFPreparedness
How To Build An Impressive 1000 Watt Wind Turbine — 1000 watts is great power for any home. This turbine help charge the battery bank that powers our offgrid home. It's a permanent magnet alternator, generating 3 phase ac, rectified to dc, and fed to a charge controller.