Other Power + Costs

I came across this really useful website on alternative energy. It looks like it’s been gathering dustĀ  and it’s design is somewhat outdated but it’s information seems timeless. Whether you want to go about doing it yourself or to use commercial solutions – their website is a great resource of information – check out Other […]

Information on Harvesting Hemp – Part 1

Inspiration I am currently living with an inspiring notion that we will (1) be able to grow the hemp needed to build our future home and (2) that we will have enough land to grow a houses-worth of hemp every year so that someone else will be able to do the same. Introduction Though I […]

Framing Windows

Framing (as I have recently learned) is a term that describes the wooden infrastructure of a house. I’ve started searching around – and this is the first simpleĀ  and useful post I found on framing – at least for someone like me who knows nothing about it. It’s not much – but a simple illustration, […]

Must Read on Hemp

I recently came across this excellent and free eBook on Hemp Lime Construction. It is published by a UK organization called “National Non-Food Crops Centre” – a name that was a huge lesson to me in it’s own right. In my mind “crops” was obviously associated with farming and food. I now know that there […]