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22 DIY Projects That Will Increase the Value of Your Home

22 DIY Projects That Will Increase the Value of Your Home If you own your own home you will know that the slightest improvement could dramatically impact the value of the property. Sometimes for the worse so be sure you are adding value, not taking it away with your DIY. I found a pretty cool …

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How To Build A DIY 1000 Watt Wind Turbine

How To Build A DIY 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. The great thing about wind turbines is that these …

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15 Unconventional Uses for Honey

15 Unconventional Uses for Honey You Probably Didn’t Know About Ah, Honey… food for kings. I love honey and so have every nation, every era and every man and woman on earth since time began! Honey is mostly used to put on things like toast or cereal but did you know that Honey goes much …

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Easy DIY Pallet Shelving

Easy DIY Pallet Shelving One thing that people never seem to have enough of is shelf space. While store-bought units are generally flimsy or expensive, inexpensive strong high-capacity shelving can be built quite easily from common, cheap (often free) wood pallets. One can often obtain many pallets of the same dimensions just by offering to …

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6+ Shipping Container Home Designs

Shipping Container Home Designs I need one of these on a piece of land out in the forest! Oh the good times I could have. These are pretty cheap in comparison to building a log cabin too. Shipping container homes are the PERFECT base to start building you off grid home or cabin. It’s extensible, affordable, …

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How to Make a Soup Can Forge

How to Make a Soup Can Forge This is a great DIY project for anyone who wants to start blacksmithing on the cheap. Great for SHTF situations to fix knives or even make them. This is an inexpensive tabletop forge out of a soup can (any can really) with a plaster lining. The forge runs …

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Over 100 Awesome PVC Plans And Ideas

Over 100 Awesome PVC Plans And Ideas I don’t know how on earth these plans are free. They are awesome, very handy and so easy and cheap to make. I found a website which has way over 100 free pvc plans and more if you want to buy them. (I haven’t seen them so I …

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How To Make Turmeric Bombs

How To Make Turmeric Bombs: An Anti Inflammatory Supplement If you don’t already know, Turmeric is proven to help people suffering with arthritis and other pain and diseases. There has been over 7000 studies on the active ingredient in Turmeric, curcumin. I have added Turmeric in my diet for just over 2 years now and …

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10 Amazing Wood Pallet Fence Ideas

10 Amazing Wood Pallet Fence Ideas If you want a cheap, good looking fence, a pallet fence is for you. They are strong, often great strong hard wood and best of all free or at the most a few dollars per pallet. I have for many years used free pallets to make various projects around …

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How And Why To Make Ghee Butter

How And Why To Make Ghee Butter Ghee butter is essentially clarified butter that is cooked a bit longer until the clarified butter is golden and the milk solids at the bottom are toasted (but not burnt!) This is yummy stuff, my wife and I did the whole30 diet and this was paleo accepted. Ghee …

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