Category: Off Grid

Hyper Efficent DIY Solar Power

Being able to follow the sun's path through the sky can raise your solar panel system's output considerably (30-50%)

For a photovoltaic solar panel, following the sun’s path across the sky raises efficiency by 30-50%. This DIY sun tracker is easy to make and will help you stay less reliant on the grid during the colder months due to …

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How To Make The Mini Metal Foundry

How To Make The Mini Metal Foundry — I have been sharing great DIY articles for years now so I thought I had pretty much seen all there is in regards to DIY projects but boy was I wrong! This DIY mini foundry project is easy and cheap to make and best of all, you can cast your own aluminum from old soda cans.

There are lots of things in this life that simple. We should all strive towards a more simple life. It makes everything better. You might look at this foundry and wonder, why on earth, but it is a multifunction DIY …

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Don’t Purchase a Generator With Out Reading This First

Don't Purchase a Generator With Out Reading This First - A generator will keep it on for an extended period of time afterwards until the electricity can be restored. This is a very helpful and even lifesaving invention – but there are a few things that you should consider before investing in one.

If you are looking to build a base of preparedness that can be built upon you are going to need, at least, six things. Really, its more like six answers. What will you do for each of the following? Water …

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Off Grid Mistakes you Can Avoid

The idea of living off the grid is a dream to many Americans.

The idea of living off the grid is a dream to many Americans. It’s the idea of throwing away the life of total convenience. Of course, there are a number of hurdles the average person will face. In a way …

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Cheap Cabin Kits Starting At $3860

Cheap Cabin Kits Starting At $3860 — Many of us pine after building or buying a cabin to live in or to have as a nice weekend getaway. (no pun intended with the many of us pine after text lol) I personally would give a body part to own a cabin somewhere remote and off the grid.

If you want to really be prepared for any survival situation, cheap cabin kits need to be on your radar. This could be the perfect bug out location, emergency shelter, or tiny home. You can find cheap cabin kits starting …

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How To Buy Land Even If You Have Almost No Money

There are countless people who would love to buy a little piece of land and start a survival homestead, but because they don’t make much money and/or don’t have a lot of savings, they assume it will never happen.

There are countless people who would love to buy a little piece of land and start a survival homestead, but because they don’t make much money and/or don’t have a lot of savings, they assume it will never happen. The …

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15 Functional And Useful Off Grid Gadgets

15 Functional And Useful Off Grid Gadgets - Well, truth is, even when the grid fails, gadgets will still be a big part in our lives and these 15 off grid gadgets will actually help you in said emergency.

Image Credit: crookedbrains.net When it comes to gadgets, I am your man. I love them, in fact, my wife calls me the “gadget prepper man”. It may seems strange that a prepper and survivalist like myself would be so reliant …

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Egloo Space Heater

With the focus on modern technology and our abandonment of the old ways, there are very few options like the Egloo Space Heater when it comes to generating heat in the modern home. In fact, we have even gone so …

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Toilet Paper Alternatives After The SHTF

Toilet paper is one of those things everybody takes for granted. What about toilet paper alternatives? Desperate times call for desperate measures!

Every good prepper has a stash of extra toilet paper in case of emergency. You probably have some, too. But what if you’re in a disaster that lasts so long, you run out of toilet paper? What are you going …

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25 Powerless Appliances For Your Homestead Kitchen

25 Powerless Appliances For Your Homestead Kitchen - In this article, we'll go over some of the best powerless appliances on the market. I'm talking meat grinders, rocket stoves, pasta makers, percolators, solar ovens, hand crank mixers, hand crank blenders, and more.

Nowadays, most people are completely reliant on their electric kitchen appliances to make a meal. Mixers, blenders, microwaves, electric ovens, and so forth. But if the grid ever goes down, they won’t be able to cook anything. That’s why it’s …

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