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The Pros and Cons of Tiny Homes on Wheels

Tour the country in comfort and style.

How to Find City Codes for Tiny Homes

Here's 4 steps to making your tiny home legal.

The Pros and Cons of the Tesla Powerwall Home Battery

Keep your home powered up around the clock with solar energy and the Tesla Powerwall battery.

12 Homesteading Hacks

Make your homesteading journey a little easier with these tips and tricks!

How to Get Solar Power Grants

Local, state and national government agencies each offer solar power grants.

Why Sustainability is Important to Your Business

Sustainable practices benefit business and the environment.

Entry Door Knob Removal

Entry door knob removal can take anywhere from 5 to 15 minutes.

What's Trending in Sustainable and Green Construction?

The most innovative construction ideas you’ll find this spring really aren’t that new at all.

How to Homestead on a Budget

Get started on your homestead right away with these money-saving ideas.

How to Make Money Off Your Homestead

Take advantage of your acquired skills and knowledge to make some extra cash!

Spring Homesteading Projects

Take advantage of the mild weather to get ahead on some of these projects!

Basic Skills for the Modern Homesteader

No matter the size of your homestead, learn the skills to keep it running.

Green Alternatives to Standard Building Materials

Help keep the environment healthy using these eco-friendly building materials.

Unconventional Tiny Home Building Materials

Looking to simplify your life? Consider a tiny home. Believe it or not, you can create your own to live in!

The Pros and Cons of Yurt Living

Yurts are an economical way to own a home, but they're not suited to everyone's lifestyle.

The Cheapest Green Home Renovations

Going green is actually one way to renovate a home in the least expensive way.

A Guide to Zero-Energy Building

Use zero-energy building techniques for your new construction or remodel, and see a big difference in your energy costs.

Energy Efficiency: Passive House 101

Raise the bar on home energy efficiency following the passive house standard.

DIY Safety: Ensure Clean Air During and After a Home Improvement Project

Protect your health while you DIY with these precautionary measures.

10 Tips for a Year of Greener Living

Feel like trying to go green this year but are afraid of too much change and high costs? Here are 10 tips to "greenify" your home in 2016.

How to Start the Journey to Zero Waste Living

Don't feel overwhelmed at the thought of reducing your daily trash. A few simple steps can get you on the right path and make an impact.

8 Cutting Edge Sustainable Building Materials

Use any of these building materials to give your house that extra edge in creating a smaller footprint on the environment.

3 Biggest Urban Homesteading Myths Debunked

Thanks to these truths revealed about urban homesteading, starting an earth-based lifestyle in a city just got easier.

5 Sustainable Living Tips for City Folk

With the right approach, you can live an eco-friendly lifestyle in a city. These simple tips will show you how.

8 Reasons to Use Sustainable Building Materials in Your Next Building Project

Got a building project in the works? Consider using sustainable materials that won't deplete the earth's natural resources.

Sustainable Materials 101

Choosing sustainable materials for home improvement projects can reduce your carbon footprint and cut down your monthly utility costs.

Government Rebates and Tax Credits for Green Living

Go green and get green. Receive some extra cash for making your home more environmentally friendly.

6 Ways You're Throwing Money Away by Not Going Green

Who knew going green could also save you money? Here are a few ways to get started!

How to Use a Car Alternator to Make Alternative Energy

Recycle and reuse! Find out what an old alternator can do for you!

Green Spring Cleaning Guide

Six environmentally-friendly cleaners to make yourself, and how and why to use them.

Earth Sheltered Homes Advantages, Disadvantages, and Myths

Don't let the few myths surrounding earth-sheltered homes deter you from enjoying its numerous advantages.

Earth Homes: A New Housing Alternative?

Have you heard about earth homes? Could building this alternative living space be your next DIY project?

8 Ways to Homestead in an Apartment

Homesteading isn't all about farming and sewing your own clothes.

5 Easy Steps for Making Your Home Energy Efficient

Keeping tabs on your house's energy efficiency will save money now and later.

Your Upcycling Shopping Guide

Upcycling isn't just a money-saving hobby, it's an art form you can master.

Heating Your House: Energy Saving Tips

Follow these easy tips to save money on your energy bill.

The Power Behind National Battery Day

From dead frogs to renewable energy, the battery is an important part of your life.

Inexpensive Home Wind Turbine Construction

Having a home wind turbine gives you the ability to produce pollution free energy. You can lower your

Are Wind Turbines for Homes Cost Effective?

Popularity of wind turbines for homes is increasing due to the turn toward green energy. While wind turbines

How to Build Your Own Home Wind Generator

Building your own home wind generator is possible with good plans and knowing what you need for construction. To

Wind Turbines: Calculate the Average Wind Speed Needed

In order to know what size wind turbine you should use you need to calculate the average wind speed where

Wind: The Future Of Power Sustainability

Wind power provides efficient, low-cost energy from a renewable resource. Windfarms are sprouting up

How Does Wind Speed Affect Turbine Output?

Wind speed determines how much energy can be produced by a turbine. When fossil fuels have been depleted,

Build A Wind Power Generator

Consider harnessing windpower to produce clean, safe, cost-efficient energy for your home. Choose the