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Making Containers Via Primitive Process Pottery

Coffee drinkers like myself usually have a favorite mug or cup. My all-time favorite “tankard” developed a crack and DRG trashed it. A sad...
DIY Rocket Stove

DIY Tin Can Rocket Stove

Rocket stoves are a great item to have for any off grid homestead or bushcraft kit. They’re great in any survival situation, or a...
Firewood

DIY Projects: 15 Ideas For Using Cinder Blocks

Cinder blocks are actually CMUs (an acronym for concrete masonry unit) i.e. large, rectangular bricks which are used in construction, but have...
4 Ways

4 Ways To Simplify Your DIY Projects

Whether you're working on a spring home improvement project or a summer task, this is the time of year when you focus on improving...
Stipple

How To Stipple A Glock (And Not Ruin It)

There’s many reasons to stipple your polymer gun. We talked about added traction but there’s also the reason to cover up...
Spoon

Carve Your Own Cookware: 5 DIY Utensils For Camp

Whether you’re camping with few supplies, have chosen to live off-grid, or in a post-apocalyptic situation that forces you to live in...
Roots

How To Build A Root Cellar

Before refrigeration, the root cellar was an essential way to keep carrots, turnips, beets, parsnips, potatoes, and other root vegetables fresh through the winter...
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Can DIY 3-D Solar Panels Generate 2,000 % More Power?

Field testing showed that the 3D array generated up to 2000% more than a fixed array with the same footprint. A few years ago there...
DIY Solar

How To Build Your Own Solar Panel System?

Doing it yourself has become more than a trend for many adventurous homeowners - it's a way of life. One of the latest projects...
Hiding Places

20 Secret Hiding Places

Got some cash or valuables to hide? Try one of these clever, simple ways to hide those items from all but the smartest, most...