Homesteading Supplies videos
What if the power companies paid YOU for Power? Or, What if you could make $20,000/year PLUS all of your food from home? How about if these things are possible with very little money or effort? Homesteading is a way to live "Off-The-Grid", and create everything you need or want from the comfort of your own home. Never worry again about what happens in the news, you'll be ready.
Cob and Straw Bale Construction
Cob and Straw Bale construction can be very fun and rewarding, and can also be used for many applications.
It is a technique that uses clay, sand, straw, dirt and/or many other choices of material and is often used for: Walls, sheds, small homes, chicken coops, and much more!
Slipform Stone Building
Long lasting stone homes, slightly difficult access to materials for most homesteaders, but very efficient and long lasting
Rammed building is done by compressing earthy materials into tightly formed shapes
Gardening for Food
Growing food in urban areas is not as hard as one might think and as proof, This family makes $20,000 a year AND all the food they can eat on 1/10th of an acre inside the city!
Chickens are a great source of healthy food. Free range eggs from home are far healthier for you than store bought, and with your own chickens you'll know how healthy they are and how to keep them that way.
Goats can be used for deliciously healthy milk and cheese, they also make fun pets and are great for cheap landscaping!
Home Brewing Beer
Making Wine from scratch can produce a product as good, if not better than, anything that can be bought in the store.
Wine making is simple and can be done with just about anything edible/drinkable.
Bees can be a low effort hobby, or a major production, and is often very rewarding.
Hives and Equipment
Verroa Mite Control and Hive Managment
Most parts for DIY power are easily obtained and building from scratch is often also possible.
Building power generators that use Human-Power can be very beneficial to health while reducing power needs from the grid. Any motion that can become rotary motion can be used to generate power easily and efficienly. A Bicycle generator is probably the least difficult to build and most of the parts are easy to acquire.
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Mozzarella is one of the easiest styles of cheese to make, it takes very little time, effort, or expertise to make delicious cheese in short periods of time.
Chevre is a soft goat cheese, very delicious and easy to make
Cheddar cheese is a hard cheese and commonly used in many dishes
Blue Cheese is a pungent hard cheese veined with blue mold
This video is how to make a simplified blue cheese called Stilton
Self-Sufficient Cleaning and Personal Care
Soaps, shampoo, cleaners, sanitizers made from home
A great way to relieve costs and control what goes on your skin, Soap making is an ancient and safe way to keep clean without the danger of using commercial soaps
Clean Your home without the use of toxic Chemicals, and keep your family healthy as well as clean.
Build Your Own...
Why pay big bucks for a stir plate when you already have one, probably more than one!