How to Make a Solar Light for Under $10

There’s a misconception that adding solar to your homestead has to be expensive. Not so. There’s an inexpensive way to add solar to a shop building, storage building or chicken coop for less than $10 using recycled materials. The concept is used in many other countries where electricity is scarce, and a similar version was … Read more

15 Tools for Homesteading Projects: Mark These Off Your List

Whether you’re new to homesteading or looking to expand your toolkit, having the right tools can make a big difference in your efficiency and productivity. Let’s take a look at some tools for homesteading projects that I’ve found essential, covering a wide range of tasks and activities. Let’s dive in! 1. Wheelbarrow or Garden Cart … Read more

How to Make a DIY Portable Air Conditioner

Finished DIY air conditioner.

With the hottest days ever on record melting our faces off, you’re probably looking for every way possible to keep yourself and your animals cool on the homestead. Portable air conditioners are a great way to keep your chicken coop cool, cool down your tent while camping or just ease the simmer while you sit … Read more