Tag Archives: permaculture

Balls Deep

Alright, so it’s been a while since I’ve last worked on the root cellar, if you want to call it that. I’ll be sharing pictures that make it look more like a death trap, or an enclosed underground swimming pool. It’s not that way now. Continue reading

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FAIL

FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF FREAKIN’ FRACKIN’ FRIKKLE FRAT………… I knew I jinxed myself.  I looked out the window the other day and saw that water was collecting on top of my temporary roof.  I thought to myself, “Oh, my roof really held up … Continue reading

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Forecast: Muddy Sinking Death

So the forecast called for rain tomorrow.  Key word; tomorrow.  I thought to myself, I’ll just put the tarp over the gaping man hole tonight.  I’m sure I’ll have time.  Little did I know it would start pouring before I got … Continue reading

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Dirty Deeds, Done Dirt Cheap.

Yes. Oh ya. It’s true.  The guru of Earthbag Building, the daddy of dirt, Dr. Owen Geiger lent me his expertise for drawing up some floor plans and a side view for my root cellar.  Running the Earthbag Building Blog … Continue reading

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Talking Dirty

Alright, so the time has finally come, my not so devoted readers. The time has come for me to get my hands dirty. I had mentioned in a couple monotonously redundantly obnoxiously repeating posts that I wanted to build a root cellar. Well, with the help of some really cool facebook friends on the facebook groups I’m a part of, I decided to go with a 3 part underground pantry/cellar. Continue reading

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New News from a Noob

Week 2 of living in the new home!  We’ve been loving the new home so far.  It was weird when we first stepped in.  Nicole and I both felt like we’ve already lived there.  Not that we could imagine ourselves … Continue reading

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A Few Ideas

    Within Natural Building, there are a world of possibilities I can see for a new business model.  I just haven’t mustered the courage or the financials to capitalize on them yet.  Let me show you what I mean. Wraps (cob … Continue reading

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