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Advice on Building a Permanent Chicken Coop

<i>This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Thank you for supporting Lovely Greens</i><p>Shares 108<p>Week four of our DIY Homesteading series …

How To Make Your Home Look Like You Hired An Interior Designer

Here at Freshome, we have a lot of respect for interior designers and all of the hard work they put into their designed spaces. It takes a certain …

DIY fingerprint scanning garage door opener

Nodcah made this Instructables detailing the build of his DIY fingerprint scanning garage door opener:<p>As a person without a car, I don’t need to …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead

Everyone will have a different approach to keeping a self-sufficient homestead, and it’s unlikely that any two 1-acre farms will follow the same plan …

Farming

Paint Your Roof With Working Solar Cells Made from Grass Clippings

Installing a solar roof on your home could one day be as simple as mixing your yard clippings into a stew of inexpensive chemicals and painting the resulting mixture right onto your rooftop. An MIT researcher has developed a method of manufacturing solar panels on the spot from agricultural waste, …

This is the Pallet Emergency Home. It Can Be Built in One Day With Only Basic Tools.

This is the pallet emergency home.<p>This pallet house can be built in one day using only basic tools.<p>You can also upgrade it with insulation, AC, smoke …

Harvesting Rainwater: How to Make a Rain Barrel - Do It Yourself

<i>The following is an excerpt from</i> DIY Projects for the Self-Sufficient Homeowner <i>by Betsy Matheson (Creative Publishing International, 2011). This</i> …

Colossal | Art, design, and visual culture.

<p>The Kei Truck, or <i>kei-tora</i> for short, is a tiny but practical vehicle that originated in Japan. Although these days it’s widely used throughout Asia …

Art

Start Right with Chickens: the Basics for Beginners.

PHOTO BY FREDERICK J. DUNN<p>Today, chickens are popping up in the most unlikely and unexpected parts of the country. City chickens are no longer rare …

Completely Surreal Photos Of America's Abandoned Malls

An inside look at nine abandoned malls. There is nothing creepier and more fascinating.

Urban Design