Monthly Archives: July 2015

9 July 2015 4:28pm – Boat-styled House

One Man Builds A Boat Styled Home on $1500 and 100 hours of labor Another neat little alternative structure. Not convinced how waterproof the canvas roof would be through a summer storm season, though. What are your thoughts?

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9 July 2015 4:12pm – 40 DIY Pallet Tables

Some more neat pallet furniture ideas! 40 Amazing DIY Pallet Tables

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27 June 2015 6:27pm – 8-bin System

I just realised today that we have 8 ‘bins’:   Refuse – small bin with reused shopping bag as liner Recycling – big plastic bin (and upsized wheely bin outside) Paper/newspaper/cardboard – a 40L trug from Bunnings that sits outside … Continue reading

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27 June 2015 9:40am – Renewables Innovations: Transparent Solar Cell

This Transparent Solar Cell Could Make Every Window A Power Source  What an awesome innovation! Imagine all those sky-scrapers out there being self-sufficient in energy production!

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25 June 2015 10:13am – Renewables Innovations: The Backyard Swing

Generating Power With The Power Of The Backyard Swing! What a fun way to generate your own power!

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25 June 2015 8:06am – Melliodora, David Holmgren’s 2 Acre Property

How to Prepare for a Collapse – a Case Study with David Holmgren Starts out a bit doomsdayish but otherwise an interesting article, and I can’t believe that David Holmgren does all that with 2 acres! Wow!

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19 June 2015 7:28am – Sasha Rabin’s Cob and Timber House

For anyone who’s into natural building: what an absolutely beautiful cob and timber house!

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19 June 2015 5:52am – Book: Cabin Porn

Cabin Porn have a book!

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