Guide: How To Make A Bamboo Fence

Do you have access to a lot of bamboo and are wondering if you can apply it at home? One way for you to use bamboo on your property is to make a bamboo fence. There are many reasons to build a fence to put on your homestead. Your privacy and security will be two important reasons. The key to … [Read more...]

Guide: Build A Backyard Waterfall In One Weekend

Are you looking for a great way to update the look of your backyard? One idea is to add a pond with some plants or fish. However, you can go one step further by adding a waterfall feature. You can build a backyard waterfall in one weekend. The key to being able to build a backyard waterfall in … [Read more...]

Guide: How To Build A 12×16 Shed

Do you have a large backyard and are in desperate need of extra storage? If you are not able to build a pole barn or other large structure, then adding a shed may be just what you need. Knowing the proper steps for how to build a 12x16 shed allows you to plan and construct a perfect … [Read more...]

SuperAdobe Earthbag House Construction

Are you familiar with the sandbags that are used to build retaining walls to hold back water when there is a flood? You can use this same concept in earthbag house construction. This is a type of construction where the walls are made by using multiple layers of bags filled with dirt. A … [Read more...]

See This Incredible 140 Square Foot Dream Home

Do you like the idea of a cabin in the woods, but want a structure that is livable all year long? You will have a lot of options depending on what you want to do. If you have some property to rent or have to use for free, then a 140 square foot dream home may be ideal. The best thing about a 140 … [Read more...]

How To Make Papercrete

Are you familiar with cob construction? This is a method of building which will use natural elements to make bricks that can be used to build any type of structure. A stronger type of brick made using paper instead of natural elements is papercrete. You can easily make papercrete at home with the … [Read more...]

DIY Underground Cistern

The need for potable water is important and cannot be taken for granted. Whether or not you live in an area that does not have a well, an underground cistern is a great option. This is a great option for storing water to use for drinking or for irrigation. All you need to do is determine if one will … [Read more...]