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5 Essential Rainwater Harvesting Tips for Homesteaders

Collecting rainwater is an easy and environmentally friendly viable option for saving water and money.

For anyone who is looking to collect rainwater for their commercial property, for their home, or simply for their garden, there are a few tips and tricks to keep in mind when setting up a successful rainwater harvesting system.

First, choose your rainwater’s purpose.

Rainwater can be collected and used to fulfill any of the different purposes you typically use water throughout your day. That includes cleaning, […]

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Filtering Water Without Modern Conveniences

You are on what is supposed to be an enjoyable hike during a camping trip and lose your water filter bottle down a ravine. It’s hard to enjoy the rest of your hike because you keep wondering how you are going to filter your water. Given that humankind has been filtering water as far back as 2000 B.C., it stands to reason that there are ways to do so even without modern conveniences. There are a variety of options, […]

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What You Need to Know about Dehydration

It’s critical to understand the importance of hydration and how to stay safe if your regular water supply is interrupted. Going without food isn’t fun, but going without water will get you in big trouble – fast. You can only go without water for about three to five days. As soon as cells are deprived of water they start to deteriorate and die, soon after which organs quickly shut down and the damage can be irreparable.
You need 64 ounces […]

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