Water recycling, storage Grey water, composting and toilets

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Rain barrels - would love to do this!

How to Build a Rain Barrel

Build it yourself for less than $100.

100-Year-Old Way to Filter Rainwater in a Barrel - The Prepper Journal

100-Year-Old Way to Filter Rainwater in a Barrel

December 11, 2020 - ensure you have enough water in a survival situation is to collect it from your roof. We found an old method our grandparents used to filter rainwater

Creative uses for old windows - lots of great ideas!

Window of Opportunity: Old Salvaged Windows Get New Life As Unique Decor

Old windows upcycled into DIY decor

Build this Atlas Ram Pump. It can pump water from a flowing source of water to a point ABOVE that source with no power requirement other than the force of gravity.

Atlas Publications: Inexpensive E-books for the homestead.

Atlas publishes inexpensive ($12.00) how-to books and E-books for homesteaders and self-reliant types interested in small scale crayfish farming, red claw crayfish farming (freshwater lobsters), and DIY hydraulic ram pumps or water rams.

Invest in a solar powered water pump

Solar water pumps

Invest in a solar powered water pump

Harvesting rainwater - such a lovely set-up.


This week Steven got our catchment system hooked up. The 325 gallon tank is already over half full, after just 1/3 of an inch of rainfall. We are pretty excited! The roof over our garage is flat, w…

A natural pool like this typically costs one tenth of the price of a conventional sterile pool. Watch the video and download a free DIY guide to building your own at www.naturalhomes.org/naturalliving/organicpools.htm

Natural Pools

Not only beautiful, fun and environmentally friendly but also MUCH cheaper to build and something you can do as a DIY project.

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Earthship | Sewage Containment, Treatment & Distribution

Earthships contain, use and reuse all household sewage in indoor and outdoor treatment cells.

Moss Bath Mat

DIY Moss Bath Mat

How awesomely fun is this! You can create you own Moss Bath Mat that gets water from the steam in your bathroom as well as from you when you dry off! Make sure to place the mat directly outside of your tub or shower like you would any other mat. I think this is a great use of greens in the home especially if you are someone who isn't good at keeping plants alive. I personally managed to murder a cactus that has been in my office for the passed 3 years. I think I need a lesson in not…

natural drainage system (NDS) in action

Flickriver: MIG|SvR's most interesting photos

Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more...

grey water treatment

grey water treatment

How we treat precious water: reuse sink water to flush.

Grey water compost worm grease trap

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Build a 3 drum rain collection system better

Build a 3 Drum Rain Collection System Better

Build a 3 Drum Rain Collection System Better: MY VERTICAL 'stacked" RAIN COLLECTION SYSTEM I live down in south Louisiana & plant a vegetable garden every year. Now even though my area is considered tropical, we do have dry periods. Watering my garden from the tap hinders the growth …