Building a homestead is not for the faint of heart. If you really desire to take your self reliance up a notch, you’re going to have to put a lot of resources into food preservation and storage. A root cellar becomes your best friend. Hiring someone to build it for you? Expensive. Building your own […]
Finishing off the new chicken coop involved putting up the walls, windows, and door. The hardest part was attempting to keep everything level. It’s beautifully done, and we’ll show you how we did it so you can build your own.
We decided to build a new coop on the other side of the garage-turned-barn (which is looking more and more like a barn these days) for our new chickens and guineas. The goats will need more room next year, and we’ll be setting up the old space for goat babies and goat milking. The problem […]