Automotive industry giant GM recently announced a tiny house project built from a scrap shipping container to highlight the company’s recycling efforts.
DOWNSIZE + RIGHT SIZE
- DOWNSIZE + RIGHT SIZE
- FOOD + FARMING
- KEEP YOUR TECH ALIVE
- OFF THE GRID
- SOLAR ENERGY
- URBAN SURVIVAL
- ZOMBIES, ETC.
There’s dumpster diving, then there’s this – maybe we should call it dumpster dwelling? The Homeless Homes project is turning urban waste into small homes.
Tiny homes are great for those seeking stability, but what about those wanting rugged, dangerous adventure? For them, there’s the Conquerer pop up trailer.
Almost all of these cabins are hand-built by the people who live and vacation in them, and most of them are either surrounded by jaw-dropping natural beauty or are incredibly beautiful works of practical art themselves.
One of the topics that regularly comes up on the prepper/post-collapse pages I frequent is the bug out vehicle. Almost no other topic brings up more diverse and “energetic” opinions than what the best bug out car, truck, or SUV really is. One thing that does seem certain, however, is that you should be prepared […]
Whether you want to do right by the planet by living sustainably off-the-grid or you’re prepping for the apocalypse, you’ll probably agree that if you knew all there was to know about running a cottage and getting by in 1864 then you’d be in a pretty good place when the lights went out and your […]
Gary Pickering is making the world a better place by donating a number of self-built, portable ‘micro-houses’ to Utah’s homeless people in an effort to help them survive the area’s harsh winter weather conditions. How’d he come up with that? They say that necessity is the mother of invention. For Gary Pickering, years of being […]
Some Monday mornings you find yourself stuck in a traffic jam caused by some idiot turning themselves into Ragu by plowing into the back end of a slow-moving semi because he was trying snap a picture of his wang to send to the NSA his secret mistress/mister. On those days, it’s fun to think of […]