21 Practical Ways To Use Gabions On The Homestead

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Gabions are a great, simple, quick way to add a sturdy stone structure without using mortar. Made of sturdy wire and stacked stones, they are an extremely practical way to create structures on your homestead.

Learn more at Homestead and Survival!

21 Practical Ways To Use Gabions On The Homestead

21 Best Chicken Coop Upgrades

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If you just started raising chickens this past year, you probably started out small. But now you’re a veteran, and your chickens could use a few new upgrades to their coop.

Find the very best upgrades at Homestead & Survival!

21 Best Chicken Coop Upgrades

How To Build A Self Resetting Mouse Trap

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No matter how diligent you are, at some point you will probably find a mouse in your home or garden. It’s a great idea to keep mouse traps at the ready so you can stop an invasion before it gets off the ground.

Learn how to build your own self resetting mouse trap at Frugal Living Freedom!

Build Mouse Traps to Protect your Garden

15 DIY Solar Water Heater Plans

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Want to get off the grid? Solar power is totally renewable and is a great way to save tons of money on your electricity bills throughout the year.

Homestead and Survival has gathered up 15 awesome DIY plans to make your very own solar water heater!

15 DIY Solar Water Heater Plans

25 Genius Pallet Projects To Make For The Homestead

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Pallets are an incredibly versatile material that DIYers are in love with! You can pick these beauties up for free, and then use them to create anything from garden shelving to tables, bookcases, and even beds!

Learn how to utilize this golden resource with these projects from Homestead and Survival!

25 Genius Pallet Projects To Make For The Homestead

How To Move Off Grid Now For $10k

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If you’re ready to make the switch to self-sufficient living, chances are, you’re raring to go! There are a lot of preparations needed for you to get ready to really and totally get off the grid, but if you’re feeling impatient, there are ways to expedite the process.

Check out Off Grid World’s guide to getting off the grid (totally) right now for $10k!

How To Move Off Grid Now For $10k

22 Chicken Approved Inexpensive Nesting Boxes

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Got chickens? To get the best eggs, you will need to provide your hens with proper nesting boxes.

Check out Homestead & Survival’s list of awesome nesting boxes that are chicken approved!

22 Chicken Approved Inexpensive Nesting Boxes

17 DIY Root Cellars For The Homestead

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Root cellars are a great way to store your root vegetables like carrots and potatoes, but building one that’s the right size can be a challenge.

Learn how to find and build the right root cellar for your family at Homestead & Survival!

17 DIY Root Cellars For The Homestead

10 Things About Raising Chickens You Won’t Learn In Books

10 Things About Raising Chickens You Won't Read In Books

If you’re considering raising chickens, you’ll want to do your homework. And that means reading an awful lot of books.

However, there are a few things you won’t learn from a book, but you can learn those from more experienced homesteaders! Learn more at Homestead & Survival!

10 Things About Raising Chickens You Won’t Read In Books

15 Living Privacy Fences To Keep Out Nosy Neighbors

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The best way to get privacy on your property is to add a fence, but fences that are tall enough to be real privacy fences aren’t very attractive.

Learn how to create your very own living privacy fence–a great way to add life and color to your backyard. Check out the ideas at Homestead & Survival!

15 Living Privacy Fences