This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid. It includes detailed step-by-step plans for a solar cabin and over 30 other projects.
This is an encyclopedia for homesteading and... More > off-grid living written by a homesteader and includes cabin plans, solar and wind system installation, solar composting toilet, how to make a living from your homestead, where to find cheap land and much more...
This book was designed as an Ebook with links and videos that will not work in the printed version. If you want full color pics, links and videos to work please order the Ebook download or CD version available on Lulu.< Less
This book is for anyone that lives off-grid or would like to live an off-grid homesteader lifestyle. It is 355 pages and includes detailed step-by-step plans, full color pictures, and material list... More > for building an off-grid cabin and over 30 useful homestead projects. Also included are directions for installing a small solar and wind power system, rain water harvest system, composting toilet, outdoor wood furnace and more... This ebook is printable and works on Linux, Windows, and Mac!< Less
This is a guide for solving problems in the electrical circuits of a home - shorts, loose connections, GFCIs tripping, etc. The book is thorough but not overly technical, and gives over 30 helpful... More > black and white diagrams and charts. Homeowners will come to understand their wiring system and what can happen to it. Many problems will become easy to fix with confidence.< Less
1001 GardenLine Questions is a collection of questions and Randy's answers from hundreds of his radio show listeners. It covers how to grow and kill things in the garden, especially for those along... More > the Gulf Coast and in the Houston-area specifically. This is a great follow-up and a perfect companion book to Randy's first Lulu-made book Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon.< Less
Randy Lemmon is the host of Houston's GardenLine radio program, on Newsradio 740 KTRH. Over 1.4 million Houstonians garden for a hobby or pastime, and GardenLine is where they listen for advice and... More > information on gardening and landscaping. Every Saturday and Sunday 6 a.m.-10 a.m., (on line at www.ktrh.com) GardenLine’s Randy Lemmon answers listeners' questions on everything from aphids to zoysias. He's Houston’s absolute expert on lawns and gardens, offering help to listeners both with and without "green thumbs." Randy's a Texas Aggie who truly KNOWS plants and flowers. He explains them with ease and candor, and is as competent a "plant" person as there is. He studies, and he practices. He embraces "new methods" as well as the "old" ways of dealing with problems. Gulf Coast Gardening with Randy Lemmon is the first in a series of self-published books by Randy Lemmon Consulting.< Less
If you have some silver pieces to sell but don’t have a clue about how to do it, this booklet is for you. Questions answered include: .......... What's the difference between sterling and... More > silver plate? ..........How do I identify what I have? .......... What’s a fair price? .......... Who buys silver? ..........
Where can I find buyers? .......... Which is better - selling silver for scrap or selling for intended use? .......... Should I sell now or hold my silver pieces? ............... Reading this booklet will answer many of your questions. To be fair, you still will have some work to do on your own because there is no precise way to find a buyer. But, you’ll be well on your way with basic knowledge to help in locating a buyer and negotiating a good deal............ SECOND EDITION --- 37 pages in "pdf" format you can read on your computer...........Requires Adobe Digital Edition Reader - a free download.< Less
An architectural tour of a private home in southern Vermont: this modern castle/classic farmhouse incorporates timeless local stonework with stones from nearby quarry, with sustainable solar design. ... More > Grahall celebrates a 270 degree view of the Green Mountains, centered on Okemo Mountain Ski Resort. This is the first written record of the Grahall Estate featuring breathtaking images of the exterior and interior of the home in addition to an in-depth description by A. M. Honkala, and her discovery of some of the concepts 'hidden' in the design.< Less
Growing marijuana hydroponically indoors has become the preferred method to cultivate cannabis. Growing marijuana hydroponically is not as hard as it looks, but it does require you to know what you... More > are doing. That is why a guide, like The Hydroponic Bible, is of vital importance! Whether you a novice cultivator or an experienced cultivator with a Phd in Hydroponic Marijuana you should read this book. This book, to the cultivator, is the equivalent of the periodic table to the chemist. The book is 17 Megabytes (PDF), 350 pages (Hard Print) of picture perfect perfection. It contains over 100 pictures enabling the viewer/reader to visually learn step by step techniques. If you are tired of reading grow guides that use long winded paragraphs to explain things that could otherwise be conveyed in a single sentence, just to fill the pages- then this marijuana hydroponic guide is for you. In fact, it is the only book you will ever need on growing marijuana hydroponically.< Less
A work of fiction based of the cooking/craft blog Storybook Woods PS. I just wanted to say, when you look at the preview the front and back cover is fuzzy. But when you recive the book the cover it... More > is not fuzzy, it is just fine. See both covers at my blog http://storybookwoods.typepad.com/storybook_woods/wren-bay-front-and-back-cover.html< Less
This informative workbook provides easy steps that every homeowner can take to help restore wildlife habitat in their own backyards and a journal to record their progress. An on-line website and... More > forum (www.habitatjournal.com) provide a means for all wildlife enthusiasts to share their experiences and to help others with what they have learned. Proceeds from the on-line purchase of this book help to support the Habitat Journal website and the Project Backyard Brevard website.< Less
Erin Thiele has taken the time to write down
in this small book the methods and principles
that keep her life running smoothly.
With five children still at home, home-schooling
the youngest three,... More > and heading up a successful
worldwide ministry as a single mom,
Erin still has been able to squeeze in writing
more than a dozen books and numerous magazine
articles, tape twelve videos and books
on tape and has been a motivational speaker
around the world to hundreds of women just
We promise that this book will be your constant
resource for getting your life to run
smoothly: organizing and scheduling your
time, meals, clutter, cleaning, laundry, and
Whether you need help managing the time
God has given you, or an easier way to get
things done, you will refer to this book again
and again!< Less
This book describes the environmental history of a parcel of old pasture and woods in the piedmont area of northern Virginia. What plants and animals were present at the time of the European... More > encounter, how have new species been brought in, what has disappeared? Nature has been vibrantly flexible over the last 300 years, but what will global warming bring?< Less
The Stewardship Handbook is a comprehensive resource drawn from Natural Lands Trust's decades of experience in managing natural resources in southeastern Pennsylvania. Chapters cover major... More > stewardship issues, preparing a stewardship plan, managing deer impacts, controlling invasive plants, restoring forests, establishing native meadows and grasslands, and much more.< Less
SIMPLE SOLAR HOMESTEADING: Self-Help
This book is for anyone thinking about or already living off-grid that wants to learn how to build simple solar projects to make life easier. ... More > Includes 15 plans with many pictures, drawings and material list. Learn to build: a solar cabin, solar composting toilet, solar water heater, solar food dehydrator, rainwater harvesting system, root/storm cellar, drill a water well and more...
Also included: How and where to find cheap homestead property and a resource guide for homesteader supplies.< Less
The Kin's Domains Settler's Guide is for those who are ready to begin the transition to living the domain lifestyle. Living in alignment with the principals of the Ringing Cedars Series of books... More > call us into a substantial transition period as we move from our modern lifestyle to the freedom of the Vedrus way of life. Where ever you are in the transition process, this guide will support you in progressing toward creating your space of love. It will also introduce you to Colorado Kin's Domains' first settlement, Ark Conservation Ranch, so you can decide if it is a good fit for you and your dream of living on a kin's domain. [The name of Ark Conservation Ranch is subject to change as it may be adapted to suit the specific land which is purchased for the first settlement.]< Less
The Charmed Garden is a great introduction to herb gardening. The author lived on an herb farm and shares her knowledge on growing herbs. The book covers how to choose and prepare a site for an herb... More > garden. There is also an extensive listing of herbs with details on their cultivation and use that will certainly be helpful in planning and growing an herb garden. The author also gives you great information on growing herbs in containers. There is also information for harvesting and storing herbs. Whether you are a first time herb gardener or more experienced you will certainly find something helpful in this book.< Less
A "How-To-Build-It" book for a very safe and reliable automatic door that you can build for your poultry house.
This book contains the wisdom acquired in 25 years of trial and error... More > experimentation presented in a very detailed manner, so that even the novice builder can complete the woodwork, metalwork, and electrical work and get it right the first time.
It contains many suggestions and reasons on not only what to do, but what not to try as well, along with hints for acquiring any parts that you don't have on hand for very little or no expense.< Less