Category: Water

How To Disinfect Water With Household Bleach

How To Disinfect Water With Household Bleach — As everyone knows, many municipal water systems use chlorine to disinfect water. Often, the use of chlorine is combined with other purification systems such as filtration and ultraviolet treatments.

How To Disinfect Water With Household Bleach As everyone knows, many municipal water systems use chlorine to disinfect water.  Often, the use of chlorine is combined with other purification systems such as filtration and ultraviolet treatments.  All you have to do is sniff your water tap water – it’s no secret.  Why chlorine?  Simple – …

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How To Build A Drip Irrigation System For Under $100

How To Build A Drip Irrigation System For Under $100 — A drip irrigation system can save you time, money and conserve water. This drip irrigation system can be turned on and left to do its job without you having to stand over it to monitor its progress.

How To Build A Drip Irrigation System For Under $100 A drip irrigation system can save you time, money and conserve water. This drip irrigation system can be turned on and left to do its job without you having to stand over it to monitor its progress. Using water wisely with a drip irrigation system …

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How To Install Your Own Off The Grid Well

How to Install Your Own Off Grid Well - Water is the most essential thing we need for life. With out water we will die within 3 days. Knowing how to install a water well is vital if not the most essential knowledge we could ever have stored in our brain.

How To Install Your Own Off The Grid Well Water is the most essential thing we need for life. With out water we will die within 3 days. Knowing how to install a water well is vital if not the most essential knowledge we could ever have stored in our brain. Having a well dug …

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Laundry To Landscape Grey-water Hack

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Laundry To Landscape Grey-water Hack I think this is a perfect project for many of us that want to save money and recycle laundry water 🙂 We all waste water. Well, with this hack you can use the water from your laundry to water your garden 🙂 Save gallons upon gallons of water. The hose from …

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How long Will Your Water Storage Last?

How long Will Your Water Storage Last? — How much water do you think you use on a daily basis? Depending on your personal hygiene preferences: 5 gallons? 10 gallons? 20 gallons? According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the average American uses 80 – 100 gallons of water per day! In fact, over 410 billion gallons of water are withdrawn from the country’s water supply each day!

How long Will Your Water Storage Last? How much water do you think you use on a daily basis? Depending on your personal hygiene preferences:  5 gallons? 10 gallons? 20 gallons? According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the average American uses 80 – 100 gallons of water per day! In fact, over 410 billion gallons …

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Long Term Water Solutions when Bugging In

Long Term Water Solutions when Bugging In — When you bug in, you will need a lot of water stored or access to a source of half decent water to survive. When you bug out, some say that it is harder to secure and find water.

Long Term Water Solutions when Bugging In When you bug in, you will need a lot of water stored or access to a source of half decent water to survive. When you bug out, some say that it is harder to secure and find water. If I am completely honest with you, I still have …

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How To Build A Solar-Powered Still To Purify Drinking Water

How To Build A Solar-Powered Still To Purify Drinking Water — This is a great project to purify any water to get drinking water. It uses no electricity or man made heat, just the power of the sun. These stills even work in winter.

How To Build A Solar-Powered Still To Purify Drinking Water This is a great project to purify any water to get drinking water. It uses no electricity or man made heat, just the power of the sun. These stills even work in winter. This project from offthegridnews.com shows you how to build one and after …

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How To Get Water, Filter and Purify 101

How To Get Water, Filter and Purify 101 — Water is essential for surviving more than a few days and will be your #1 priority in a survival situation. On average we can survive around 3 days without water. If SHTF and you don't have a source for water or the means to purify it, you will likely die fairly quickly.

 How To Get Water, Filter and Purify 101 Water is essential for surviving more than a few days and will be your #1 priority in a survival situation. On average we can survive around 3 days without water. If SHTF and you don’t have a source for water or the means to purify it, you …

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How To Drill Your Own Water Well

How To Drill Your Own Water Well - The water well drilling methods described here work well in digging/drilling through dirt, and clay, including really hard clay.  They will not work if you need to drill through rock but, if the area you live in is flat or relatively flat, it is definitely worth a try.  Many folks think they have to dig or drill their well into an aquifer.  For irrigation and lawn watering, reaching an aquifer isn't necessary.

How To Drill Your Own Water Well You can drill your own shallow water well using PVC and household water hoses.   It is a cheap and effective way to dig your own shallow water well. Water well drilling or water well boring isn’t just for the pros with huge commercial drilling rigs.  Digging a water …

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How long Will Your Water Storage Last?

How long Will Your Water Storage Last? How much water do you think you use on a daily basis? Depending on your personal hygiene preferences:  5 gallons? 10 gallons? 20 gallons? According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the average American uses 80 – 100 gallons of water per day! In fact, over 410 billion gallons …

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