When you turn your homestead into a business, there’s a lot of change to get your head around. Over time, you’ll need to get used to members of staff in and out of your lands. You’ll also need to adjust to your home as a business, rather than a place you come to relax. That […]
Most homesteaders aren’t looking to make a fortune from their land and you are far more likely to want a self-sufficient lifestyle that doesn’t require a big budget. As true as this may be, and as well as you can do without money, there will always be a few ways that money will be important […]
Extending your current home has always been on your list of things to do, but the time has come to actually make it happen. You are fairly new to this type of project, so are open to any ideas which may be thrown your way. Here’s how to approach your home extension with a relaxed, […]
No matter how big your farm is, being able to save money is an important part of running it smoothly. You might have a small homestead, or you could have a sprawling farm, but finding ways to save is a vital part of surviving. Running a farm doesn’t make you a lot of money and […]
If you’ve got a larger home, you may have a room that you barely use. One that you once had big ideas for, that is now full of old furniture, clutter and things that you haven’t found a home for yet. When an underused room becomes chaotic and cluttered it is probably time to be […]
It is easy to rely on the land around you to grow food and help sustain your family in a rural area. However, a sudden move to the city, especially in a small apartment or rental can cause you to look for urban alternatives for your homesteading methods.