Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living

The Secrets of Soil Building
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Rich, healthy, alive garden soil is the key to success in every organic vegetable garden. Here's how to build great soil -- at low cost and with minimal inputs, without much gardener time, within tight urban spaces. Learn how to compost, mulch, vermicompost, perform D-I-Y soil tests, and maintain fertility year-round -- so that you can produce food sustainably for years to come.
Gardeners Guide to Growing Cabbage in the Vegetable Garden
Series: Gardener's Guide to Growing Your Vegetable Garden. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Gardeners Guide to the Growing Cabbage in the Vegetable Garden is an excellent vegetable garden guide for the garden beginner as well as the veteran gardener.
How To Upgrade Your Home To Solar Energy
Price: $2.47 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Why does your home need solar panels? ...because life as we know it is in trouble. A recent study announced that we have entered the 6th Mass Extinction. We really are “living on the edge”. We do have a major thing in our favor. Solar is our lifeline to the future. By the end of this book, I’m betting you agree that solar is a "simple solution" for our clean energy future.
Organization Tips That Work : Declutter Your Home In Just 15 Minutes Now!
Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book will help you to take the initial planning steps needed before attacking your mess. Organizing professionals have analyzed how to clean up clutter for many years. It is wise to learn from their observations.
Awakening Community Intelligence: CSA Farms as 21st Century Cornerstones
Series: Soul*Sparks. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Over the last decades many thousands of people around the world have recognized in Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) a vehicle for approaching land, food, labor, environment and community in a healthier way. Now, in an era with increasing shadows of environmental catastrophe, it’s time to expand exponentially CSA's vision and reality. This book lays out the vision and sounds a call to action.
Types of Burn Chambers for Rocket Mass Heaters
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Bricks or barrels? Pre-fab or pour your own? How do you decide what to make your heater out of? Are they all safe? Do they all really work with the same efficiency? Written by Ray & Randi Dudley, authors of "Lessons from Our Rocket Mass Heater", this is a FREE primer for folks that have never built a heater and are just starting their research. PACKED with photos, links, websites and stats.
Lessons from Our Rocket Mass Heater
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
"Why didn't anyone tell us that! I wish we had known that BEFORE we built it!" Sound familiar? Written by Ray & Randi Dudley, this is a not a "how-to" type of book, it's a "here's how we did or didn't do it" book, a "here's where we found the information" type of booklet. Bursting with photos, tips and resources from a REAL build, this is a must have companion to the experts books!
Do-it-Yourself Solar and Wind Energy System: DIY Off-grid and On-grid Solar Panel and Wind Turbine System
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Do-it-yourself solar and wind installation guide on how to purchase, install, and monitor a DIY system at your own home.
Solar on my Roof
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Make your solar system work. You have installed a solar system, now what? This book looks at your solar system in easy to understand terms. How it works and how it can save you money and the environment. Albert has worked as engineer with solar energy over a decade. He fielded calls from owners and installers across Australia. Solar on my Roof is a plain English manual to your solar system.
Secrets to Fertilizing Your Garden Perfectly: Improve Your Garden Production
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
What you will learn from this book is what fertilizers are, what they do, how to apply them and how to custom make your own fertilizer tailored to the specific needs of your garden. The result will be a garden that has the right soil mechanics and the right macro and micro nutrients to produce top notch, nutrient-rich produce for your table.
The Slavery of Extreme Minimalism and other Minimalist Musings
Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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This book contains eleven essays on the subject of minimalism written by Annie Jean Brewer, the author of "The Minimalist Cleaning Method" and other books. These essays have previously appeared on her website and have now been assembled into ebook format for easy reference.
How To Prepare And Live In Your RV In Extremely Cold Places
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,510. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Living in a RV in winter conditions can be fun and peaceful. But the biggest concern facing any winter RVing is freezing up the water lines and holding tanks. Learn how to skirt and heat your RV to prevent damage from ruptured water lines and the inconvenience of being frozen up. These solutions were tested in temperatures colder than -40 degrees below zero.
Permaculture Chicken: Incubation Handbook
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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Permaculture Chicken: Incubation Handbook walks beginners through perfecting the incubating and hatching process so they can enjoy the exhilaration of the hatch without the angst of dead chicks. 92 full color photos bring incubation to life, while charts, diagrams, and tables provide the data you need to accomplish a hatch rate of 85% or more. Hatch healthy homegrown chicks!
Clever Couponing: Your Ultimate Beginners Guide to Spending Less and Buying More with Coupons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
The book covers more topics, example scenarios and sheets, and many more! It is not a book that pushes its readers to instantly delve into couponing rather, it is a book that educates the readers about the correlation between couponing, budgeting and saving, and how these can help families live a healthier and more comfortable life.
Raising Coturnix Quail for Meat and Eggs: the easy way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
An easy beginner's guide to raising Coturnix quail for meat. This short guide contains information on incubating eggs, feeding, housing, and breeding these small quail.
Portable Heaters: Electric Space Home & Garage Heaters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Entertaining
Cold room can be very inconvenient for living. Choose the right type for your home or garage & make it special place where you want to get back after work.
Tips and Tricks for Living Small
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Written from a real life perspective, the author shares her experiences with small space living. This book covers the reasons one may choose to downsize, the benefits, potential pitfalls, and practical tips and tricks that will make downsizing easier.
Solar Power Primer
Series: Home Guide Basics Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
The sheer number of solar powered devices for the home is staggering. From solar attic fans to space and pool heating the number of ways to utilize solar energy, appear almost endless.
Alternative Energy Sources
Series: Home Guide Basics Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Affordable, abundant energy resources are a necessary ingredient for a modern society. Alternative energy sources have become a topic for discussion in recent times. Questions frequently heard are what types of energy will we need in the future and what will be our future energy sources?
The Straw Bale House - Volume I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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This ebook is the first of three volumes packed with high quality photos, that together, detail the process of building a house from foundations to finish. The preparation for building is covered in 'Not Bad for a Girl: Building a House - The Preparation'. It is intended for other owner-builders or anyone who is curious about building a house.