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Composting toilets have become increasingly popular since I began using one over 20 years ago. Because of that, the idea of their use has become more acceptable, not only by the public but the...
Bamboo is the world’s most useful plant. It is used for making furniture, building homes, for trellises in the garden, as a musical instrument and so much more. In order to use it...
Homes in the tropics were built off the ground to ensure airflow, passively cooling the house in a warm environment. It also helps with insect control, flooding and inhibiting mold growth.
Everyone knows that Hawaii is a plant paradise, but few know the real secrets before you get here. Hawaii is filled with a variety of microclimates, from dry deserts to lush rain...
Check out our Rainwater catchment system and learn how you can harvest your own rainwater at your off-grid homestead. We show you our system from roof to pump.
Harvested Rainwater is perfect for using in the shower. Its safe and in most cases even better than municipal water.