Off Grid Window Box Solar Heater Doubles As a Sun Oven

Are you interested in off-grid options to save money at home? One of the best options is to use ways to harness solar power. Solar power can be used for hot water and to heat your home. All you will need to do add a new heating option is to build a window box solar heater. A window box solar … [Read more...]

DIY Solar Power Project For The Shed Or Chicken Coop

Saving money on your property can be done in many ways. One option you may want to use is a solar power set up for a hen house and other structures. There are a few things that will need to be done when you want to do any solar power project on your homestead. A solar power project is a great way … [Read more...]

Portable Solar Powered Aquaponics Garden Can Grow Food Year Round

Living off the grid means having options available for food, water, and electricity. Solar power is often the best option as there is an unlimited supply that can be collected. You can even make your own solar powered aquaponics garden that is totally portable. The key to building a solar powered … [Read more...]

Amazing Way To Get Free Solar Panels

Would you believe items that are just old or part of a larger unit that is damaged will simply get thrown in the trash or discarded? One item you may be surprised to learn gets thrown away that might still be in a decent condition is solar panels. There is a way to get free solar panels that are … [Read more...]

Free Hot Water For Life: DIY Solar Thermal Water Heater

Creating your own hot water is a great way to save money on utility bills. One option to do this is to have solar thermal water heater set up for your home. This is something you can easily set up by using a few basic materials that you may already have on hand. The key to a solar thermal water … [Read more...]

Personal Solar Powered Air Conditioner

Keeping cool when spending time outside can be done in a number of ways. If you do not have a fan that you can use outside to remain cool, then other unique ideas are available. One interesting idea that you might want to consider is making your own solar powered air conditioner. A solar powered … [Read more...]

Simple DIY Home Solar Power System

Replacing utility-supplied electricity with solar power is the best way to go off the grid. This is also an option to make a little money as you can often sell any excess power to the utility company. If you want a new home solar power system, then a DIY installation is an option. You may be … [Read more...]

Solar: Installing A Power Transfer Switch

Setting up a solar power system or installing a generator for your home will require making a change to the wiring. This means installing a power transfer switch may be necessary. A generator can be set up to power the whole home or to charge the batteries when there are clouds that prevent … [Read more...]

Stand Alone Solar Powered Algae Cultivation

Algae is something that can easily be cultivated an easily renewable source of oil which can then be converted to bio-fuel. When properly cultivated, this is a much better alternative to most other methods used to create bio-fuel. Extracting oil is one option for the algae that is grown and another … [Read more...]

Make A Solar Panel Tripod Mount

One of the best ways to have electricity when camping is to use a battery and an inverter. However, the battery will need a way to be recharged. This can be done by using a solar panel. The main thing that is necessary for a solar panel is being in contact with the sun. You can easily do this by … [Read more...]