The Grow System
Ideas for those odd scraps (especially since material costs are through the roof).
I thought this might be a good discussion for many people here on TGN. My husband and I are looking for property to build on. Our current home, although very much loved, is becoming a bit much for upkeep for us as we age. Too big, too many stairs, too much wood needed to heat, etc., etc. We are considering underground or…
Found this article and am throwing it out here for information purposes. Will add next section(s) when they are available.
Air wells are old technology that collects water for drinking from the air! Here is an article from on old magazine... actually, several great article in this one.
These I view as a type of Rocket mass heater, which we've talked about before. But, some of these are pretty cool. "In a well-insulated home, a masonry heater will use 1/3rd (or much) less wood, than a home heated with an old-fashioned metal woodstove. A well-designed masonry heater can easily outperform almost all…