Timothy Neilson

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Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening (Video)

<b>Can't afford a glass greenhouse? Check out how to build your own underground greenhouse for cheaper and for growing veggies 365 days a year, even in</b> …

Modern Homesteading

Here's a collection of great modern homesteading ideas. I'll be adding to this as I see them. If you've got an ible you think I should add please …

A Master Tailor Demonstrates the Proper Technique for Sewing With a Needle and Thimble

Master tailor Rory Duffy demonstrates the proper technique for sewing with a needle and thimble. His channel features a number of instructional …

Sewing

Horseradish–You Can Grow That!

Horseradish is an easy to grow perennial root crop in my zone 6 gardens of south-central Connecticut – a plant-it-and-forget-it crop until autumn, …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

5 Homesteading Blogs You Should Be Reading

Typically I try to point my readers to a specific article on other sites that is relevant to homesteading or I just wanted to share. But, today I …

DIY Miter Saw Bench! - Shanty 2 Chic

I recently teamed up with our friends at Home Depot to build my new! Check it out!!<p><b>MY LATEST VIDEOS</b><p>Ahhh… It’s like my new very best friend! I shared …

Make a Biogas Generator to Produce Your Own Natural Gas

You can use many household organic “waste” materials to produce your own natural gas for cooking, lighting, and space and water heating. This gas, …

Natural Gas

Homesteading / Survivalism

Homesteading / Survivalism

Homesteading / Survivalism

Do you have access to free Pallets? Make your Own Pallet Shed- a great little storage shed using repurposed materials!<p>how to --> http://goo.gl/sKgkL8

22 Ways to Reuse an Altoids Tin | The Art of Manliness

Altoids have been freshening bad breath since the turn of the 19th century. But while they are touted as “Curiously Strong Mints,” perhaps the real …

How to Make a Two-Board Backyard Lounger

One afternoon of work, one great chair.<p><b>Okay, we'll admit that although last month's CNC-milled chair</b> was awesome, the project was out of reach for many readers. So here's something you can build that doesn't require access to a $25,000 CNC machine. In fact, you'll need little more than a circular …

20 New And Improved Names For Boring, Everyday Stuff

Words are hard. Whether it's due to a language barrier, a post-op haze or something else entirely, we've seen your struggle with the English language. And we feel for you!<p>In fact, we'd like to toast your occasional memory lapse, since linguistic slip-ups can result in some pretty ingenious new …

33+ kids activities for summer fun

While not strictly home and garden, if the kids are out of the way (and having fun) you can end up doing more in the home AND garden, right?<p>So here …

Roads

Simple Aquaponics System for Growing Your Own Food & Fish At Home

This aquaponics system is different than most. It’s a scaled down version of the system Will Allen over at Growing Power Inc uses to grow 1 Million …

Aquaponics

Natural Pools

A natural swimming pool is a magical addition to a home where you can observe nature throughout the seasons and be closer to the wildlife you share …

Know Your Stuff: The 110 Best DIY Tips Ever

For Popular Mechanics' 110th anniversary, we decided to do something special: We dived into our archives to find the 110 best, handiest, and most helpful tips ever printed in PM. It's more than a century of DIY wisdom. (You can read the introduction to the project here.)<p>For <i>Popular Mechanics</i>' 110th …

Off-Grid Laundry Machine

This think-small washer needs no electricity or running water.<p>A couple of years ago, I decided to concentrate my design research on devices that would be useful to poor families in developing countries — easy-to-make tools that address a specific need without disrupting the local economy, culture, …

32 Awesome DIY Backyard Ideas

7.) Make a giant Scrabble set.<p>8.) Build a fire pit in the back yard.<p>9.) And if you don’t want to spend too much money, try this cheap fire pit.<p>10.) …

10 Incredible Epsom Salt Uses For Plants & The Garden

93K Shares<p>Epsom salt is comprised of hydrated magnesium sulfate, a naturally occurring mineral first found in the well waters of Epsom, England. …

Gardening

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36 Genius Ways To Hide The Eyesores In Your Home

Take those ugly household fixtures from ugh to ugh-MAZING.

Tag: Bedrooms

Before & After: A French-Inflected Townhouse Renovation in Williamsburg, Brooklyn<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>Steal This Look: A Loft Bedroom with Colorful Accents …

6 Trees Every Survivalist Should Know & Why

Now is a good time to go out and flag the following six trees before the leaves drop (except the pine). Revisit them in the winter and learn how to …

Free Printable Topo Maps

Topo Maps provided by MyTopo.com -- Interface by Google.com<p>Instructions: 1) Zoom in to your location; 2) click the "MyTopo" button for topo maps<p>We …

Cheap Breakfast for Surviving Hard Times

For only <b>10-cents per serving</b>, you could enjoy a healthy and inexpensive breakfast, or any meal, with a cracked grain cereal mix. Here’s how…<p>9 Grain …

How Thermal Imaging Can Comfort When Things Go Bump At Night

Image source: thermoteknix.com<p>One of the most commonly overlooked technologies available to the prepared homeowner is thermal imaging. Many people …

How To Make Apple Cider Vinegar • The Healthy Eating Site

Making Apple Cider Vinegar From Scraps<p>Like apple juice, the best apple cider vinegars are organic, unfiltered and raw (unpasteurized). Depending on …