As a homesteader, chances are that you want your homestead’s energy efficiency as efficient as possible so that you can save money. Saving money is always a plus when homesteading, as money is so important.
Perhaps you are worried about your carbon footprint, or maybe you are switching over to solar panels and need to reduce your household electricity usage first. Maybe you need to reduce that electric bill and save up some money to buy some backyard chickens! Whatever the reason you need to save electricity here are 17 […]
It seems strange to even think about living without a fridge, but it is certainly possible. In fact, learning to live fridge-free can help you waste less food, eat a much more healthy diet and enjoy seasonal foods throughout the year.
Compact Fluorescent Lamps or CFLs are becoming the light bulb of choice in our homes. They are more energy efficient and last longer than incandescent bulbs which is good but did you know that you cannot dispose of them in the trash when you are done with them? Read this post and find out why […]
Do you need a simple way to decrease your energy consumption? If you’ve got sun or a room with a fan or fireplace, you’re good to go!
This weeks reader question was exactly how much energy do you save with a clothesline. Are you trying to decide if it is worth it to you to turn off your dryer? This post shows you the math so you can decide if it is worth it to you!