A insightful look into how these alternative, off-grid water systems can help hedge against increasing global water crises
A complete guide to understanding how to test water quality for residential settings. Includes information on various contaminants, EPA standards, and home water testing kits
Everything you need to know about pumping from a surface water source such as a lake, river, or stream for domestic purposes. Includes detailed information on how to size a water pump.
A full list of groundwater laws for each state including permit and license requirements, lists of licensed well contractors, and official well water guides published by various water resources departments.
This guide explains the differences between home filtration units including carbon filtration, UV filtration, reverse osmosis, and water softeners, and covers the different types of contaminants removed by each
Solar, wind, hydro, gasification, and mechanical power are some of the most practical energy solutions for off-grid and remote living.
Crop variety has been declining over the last few decades. This article explores why and introduces how permaculture, food forestry, and companion planting can help
The Colorado River, which 40 million Americans depend on for water, has seen decline in flow in the past decades and projects to continue in trend. Let’s explore how this will affect many and what other long-term water solutions are available.
The Big Berkey is a popular gravity-fed water purification system with excellent filtration capabilities. This article gives an in-depth review of its use.
The RainFlo 430-AG is a complete rainwater harvesting system assembled by RainHarvest.com. Complete with 430-gallon tank, water pump, and pre-filter, this package contains everything you’ll need to get up and running.