Category Archives: Reclaiming

Upcycling Lessons From The Farm

If anybody knows the importance of sustainable living it is farmers; their livelihood depends on preserving our natural resources. There is a lot we can learn from the generations that came before us, many of them lived through the depression … Continue reading

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Insulation. Hazardous to Your Health?

Is Your Insulation Hazardous to Your Health? For all of you do-it-yourselfers out there who are planning project that requires insulation, you might want to think carefully about your options. When I finished my basement last year I just went … Continue reading

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Reduce your footprint. Lose the mortgage.

In 2012 alone some 1,342,489 homes were in a state of foreclosure; default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions. The average foreclosure sales price? $175,872. So what does that mean? That means a number of things the least of them … Continue reading

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Using Reclaimed Lumber In Your Tiny House

If you are thinking of building a tiny house trailer, a micro house, a cabin, or anything other than a McMansion of the new millennium, then chances are you already understand the satisfaction of having something that’s unique. And so … Continue reading

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