Category: Homesteading Equipment & Supplies

These 5 Reasons Will Make Homesteaders Fail

These 5 Reasons Will Make Homesteaders Fail No one wants to fail at any time but especially when you’ve uprooted your whole life (and maybe even your lifestyle) and moved to start a homestead. You’re all gung-ho about it and then, reality sets in. It’s a big change, with a lot of work involved that …

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There Are No Dumb Questions About Homesteading

There are no dumb questions about homesteading. This article is after my own heart! As the author states, Many farmish adults of today didn’t grow crops. | PreparedHomesteadingSurvivalist.com

There Are No Dumb Questions About Homesteading   This article is after my own heart! As the author states, “Many farmish adults of today didn’t grow up in farmish families. They did not come from parents who lived as homesteaders.They were not raised in a household where everyone knew how to can. Or grow tomatoes. …

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List: PVC Projects for the Homestead

PVC Projects for the homestead: This pipe handles heat and pressure, can be buried or suspended, and it also makes for some very fun DIY homestead projects! | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

List: PVC Projects for the Homestead   PVC pipe, short for Polyvinyl Chloride, is a universally used construction material and is fairly inexpensive. The pipe is versatile, long lasting (in the right conditions), and durable. It can handle heat and pressure, it can be buried, suspended, or any combination in between! It also makes for some …

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Read the Signs: Are You a Homesteader?

Read the Signs: Are You a Homesteader? You know you’re a homesteader when… you read an article about seeing if you are one. HA! All joking aside, the traditional definition of ‘homesteader’ has changed over the decades to something that is more open and inclusive to any who want to be more self reliant and …

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Homestead Where You Live Now

Homestead where you live now. You don't need 100 acres, or even 10 acres (or even 1 acre!) to be able to homestead. Even if you live in an apartment | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Homestead Where You Live Now   You don’t need 100 acres, or even 10 acres (or even 1 acre!) to be able to homestead. Even if you live in an apartment in some city high rise, you can still homestead. Sure, you may not be able to do all the things that one thinks of …

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Things You Need Before the Harvest

Things You Need Before the Harvest People are breaking out their seed sprouting supplies, pouring over catalogs and planning out their gardens for the upcoming growing season! Visions of brightly colored vegetables and flowers with a huge harvest at the end float through your daydreams. Before you get carried away though, there are things you …

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Why You Should Test Your Drinking Water

Why You Should Test Your Drinking Water If you have a well, rainwater catch system, or other water source that you are responsible for, chances are good that it’s been awhile since the water was tested. It is very easy to test your drinking water and there are numerous reasons why you should take the …

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