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There is a large variety of knots, each with properties that make it suitable for a range of tasks. Some knots are used to attach the rope to other objects such as another rope, cleat, ring, or stake.
Some knots are used to bind or constrict objects. Decorative knots usually bind to themselves to produce attractive patterns.
This is the ultimate reference site for how to tie any knot you can think of (and some you can’t). Not only does each knot have its own animated how-to video, but there are also additional details such as background and uses. This is by far the most informative site on the internet for learning to tie knots.
As Grog says, “Better to know a knot and not need it than need a knot and not know it.”
Bonus: How To Grow a Backyard Supermarket
Having a backyard supermarket will allow you to grow pork and beef, chicken, organic eggs, non-GMO fresh fruits and veggies, including all the essential components you need to make your food staples, desserts, and even drinks.
If you are willing to put in a little elbow grease, this isn't too good to be true. The good news is that some of this can be automated.
Our great-grandfathers and great-grandmothers did this every single day. It's called "homesteading", and it can help you save money on food, furniture, tools, clothes, and much more!
This is as self-sufficient as it gets. Watch this eye-opening video to learn more:
Homesteading will take you back to the roots of your ancestors. It's not only a healthy, stress-reducing pursuit, it's a lifestyle.