Off Grid - Misc

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  • We heard they had a fire here about 15 years ago, a pretty bad one. I know the people we bought this land from
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    Forest Fire

  • When Laurie and I first bought this property it was for recreational purposes. We weren’t too worried about phone service when we were camping
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    Cell Phones

  • Living off grid presents one set of challenges but we also live pretty far away from any services which presents another set of challenges.
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    Backup Systems

  • Winter is OVER. Spring is here. Aren’t we going backwards to talk about winter now? Not really. Now is the time some folks are
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    Snow Removal

  • We might have called this blog “after the snow leaves” instead of spring. At elevation 4200’ spring is a pretty short season. We don’t
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    Spring To Do List

  • I saw an ad in the Spokane newspaper that read “Do you have trouble with raccoons, coyotes, bear, or cougar? We don’t.” That had
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    Livestock Guardian

  • This blog could be a little squeamish for some. It involves the constant battle of all kinds of little animals when you build in
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    Rodent Wars

  • I’ve got a friend who purchased land close to us. Like a lot of people he was curious about our solar setup and what
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    Taking the Leap

  • Does living off grid cost more? I’ve been wondering how all of these off grid lifestyle changes add up for costs compared to how
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    Off Grid Comparison Costs