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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 » Sustainable 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.
Weekend Homesteader: April
Price: Free! Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The second edition of the popular Weekend Homesteader series includes exciting, short projects that you can use to dip your toes into the vast ocean of homesteading without getting overwhelmed. If you need to fit homesteading into a few hours each weekend and would like to have fun while doing it, these projects will be right up your alley.
Gardening for Kids
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(5.00 from 1 review)
Introduce your kids to gardening with this short ebook filled with simple garden projects for kids of all ages.
Last Seen In Vermont With a Big White Dog
You set the price! Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Vermillion. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
A family leaves L.A. with dreams of homesteading in Vermont. Growing their own food, building their own shelters, and providing their own heat was hard work and less than idyllic. Cam Montgomery, as Josh Jardin, detailed their triumphs and tribulations for the Vermont Standard newspaper as they lived on a mountain with goats, chickens, dogs, cats, and natures critters with dry and cynical wit.
The Busy Mom's Guide to Clearing the Home, Using Eco-Friendly Methods and Adopting the Minimalist Lifestyle
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Many moms felt the ever-demanding duties of everyday load; from taking the kids to school plus having to keep up with the stressful tasks at the office, to discovering the unwanted mess upon arriving at home. It seems a pretty common problem to moms out there.
Ten Vegetables for Self-Sufficiency
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Harry Maxwell Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book recommends 10 vegetable plants which will produce food all year round. All the advice in this book is based on my experience of over 20 years of growing vegetables for self-sufficiency in the dry, temperate climate of Canberra, Australia. Note: I update this book occasionally with new information about my vegetables. These areas are marked (New).
Ultimate Organic Vegetable Gardening
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 by Solace Publishing rgsutherland@gmail.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Want to get the best out of your organic vegetable garden? Ultimate Organic Vegetable Gardening is brimming with time-tested expert knowledge on setting up your own organic home garden - secrets learned from decades of tilling the land. Become an expert in the hobby that just keeps on giving - its easy, it saves you a packet, its great exercise and it allows you to take control of your diet.
Netherbrook: Luxury Living in a Private Wilderness
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
A one-of-a-kind home deserves to have its story told. Netherbrook is a contemporary, energy-efficient home on 20 acres in the beautiful mountain wilds of northeastern Washington State. Full-color photographs help illustrate the uniqueness of this well-appointed and private property. Enjoy a glimpse into this exclusive property.
Introduction to Homesteading at Rustic Farms
Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
(5.00 from 1 review)
We wanted to share some of what we talk about in our book “Homesteading on Rustic Farms”. Our goal is to share some of what we do at the farm with others interested in homesteading. I hope you enjoy our writings and apply what you learn.
Natural Alternatives to Pesticides
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
You will discover environmental friendly products you can purchase locally or online to repel or eliminate pests. Now you do not have to wear a gas mask to rid your home of ants, roaches, spiders, rodents, and fleas.
66 Ways to Practice Sustainability
Price: Free! Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
When I started to jot down headings for this book, I jotted down experiences working with the land over fifty years. Many of them connected to the garden. I’m a gardener, and so the list unwound as the experiences flowed onto the notepad. Adding them up, they came to 66. (It seemed a catchy heading, so here they are)
Sustainability in the Garden
Price: Free! Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Sustainable practice is becoming central to modern day garden design. This book offers a unique prospective to do so. Using Feng Shui to describe a garden as something of Chi (Qi), Yin and Yang, energy, nature, and the personal relationship between the garden and its owner; a powerful introduction to the forthcoming publication, ‘Feng Shui Sustainable Gardening’.
The Upcycled Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
The Upcycled Garden provides over 50 ways to make ordinary trash useful in the garden. This ebook offers ideas and instructions for upcycling - reusing discarded items that may have otherwise been considered worthless - giving them new purpose for the betterment of the environment and the benefit of the garden.
Everyday Household Uses You May Have Never Thought Of for Cornstarch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Learn helpful tricks and uses for Cornstarch around the house, not just in the kitchen anymore. Tip expert, Tia Cristy from, "Tips from Tia" has released the edition of "Household Uses You May Have Never Thought of"... on "Cornstarch".
The Egg and You
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A book on the joys and benefits of having your own chickens. This book has been written with the intention of giving quick, concise information on having chickens and some trouble-shooting regarding egg production.
Solar - One Family's Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
After finding out it would cost over $100,000 to bring in electricity to our rural property, we decided we better become enthusiastic about the prospect of solar and wind. The following story tells of the discoveries and conclusions we have come to after building our home and living green with solar and wind for the last five years.
Adventures at Apple Jack Creek: Part One
Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
This book is a collection of blog postings that narrate the adventure of building your own house in the country. Follow along as six acres of former cattle pasture are turned into a small working farm: building a house, living in a shed during construction (in the winter), dealing with scheduling problems, acquiring and losing animals ... all the chaos, the crazy times, the progress, the fun.
Cómo hacer jabón: tradiciones no tan perdidas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: Spanish. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry
En este ebook te explicaremos cómo hacer jabón tú mismo: en tu propia casa y con materiales y utensilios fáciles de encontrar. Te proporcionamos recetas diferentes, desde la básica de jabón hasta para lavavajillas o con materiales añadidos como el áloe vera o la cerveza.
Guía rápida sobre los ácaros y algunos remedios caseros.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Lo mismo si solo tienes un par de gallinas como mascotas, si crías gallinas por sus huevos o carne o si eres un criador de razas de exhibición, la salud de tus gallinas es importante. Y uno de los problemas mas comunes es el tema de los ácaros. ¿Quieres saber que son y como prevenirlos? Lee este artículo. Y seguro que según vas leyendo notas como que te pica todo.
Suet Cake Recipe For Birds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Easy to make suet cakes recycle leftover hamburger grease. Fun project to do with children that's good for the environment and great for the birds.