5 03, 2017

Hauling water in Winter

2017-03-05T23:02:50+00:00

Here you can see how I haul water during Winter. Living off the grid with no typical plumbing or water supply has it's challenges. Going forward I would like to have a well drilled. Obviously securing your own source of clean drinking water is the only way to go.

Hauling water in Winter 2017-03-05T23:02:50+00:00
3 12, 2014

Firing up my Virgin Rocket Stove

2016-12-25T18:54:58+00:00

After watching several videos and reading many articles on the topics of heating small cabins in winter I thought I would take a stab at building a rocket stove for my winter shelter shack. Over a couple days I cobbled together the pieces for my version of a rocket stove [...]

Firing up my Virgin Rocket Stove 2016-12-25T18:54:58+00:00
1 11, 2014

Building my Winter Shelter Shack

2016-01-19T23:12:37+00:00

I decided to build a simple Winter Shelter on my off grid property. Using the the KISS method (my preferred method for approaching most tasks) I spent a few days over two visits cobbling together a shelter. Thanks to some interesting weather shifts the original idea morphed several times into [...]

Building my Winter Shelter Shack 2016-01-19T23:12:37+00:00