Build your way to a more self-sufficient lifestyle with step-by-step projects for backup and supplementary utilities, including independent water, heat and electricity, growing and storing food, raising small livestock, beekeeping and more. Many of the projects require basic materials available at your everyday home center, but this book also provides valuable DIY resources for solar, hydro, greenhouse and gardening needs. This book will help you build security with utility backup systems and become more sustainable, resulting in less dependence on city systems for basic needs. Whether you have a city plot or simply pots, this book includes all of the information needed to plan, build and succeed with greater self-sufficiency.
- Subjects covered: House and Home
- Subjects covered: Do-it-yourself
- Subjects covered: Sustainable living
- 160 pages of information