Vegetable Ivory Guide For 2022

Ivory apogists claim it looks incredible. It last forever, they proclaim! But at what cost? To make elephant ivory or mammoth ivory you need to remove the elephant tusks and that means killing the elephant. We went in search of…

A Short History Of Tiny Homes

The tiny home has become a big part of the sustainable living movement and it can often seem that these homes are a modern invention. In fact, the tiny home is much older than that! When you choose to live…

Pros & Cons of Reclaimed Wood

There’s a lot of upside to using reclaimed wood. It’s eco-friendly and it’s usually beautiful. But there are also some things you need to consider before opting for reclaimed wood. So, let’s take a look at the pros and cons…

Top 20 Best Bird House Kits & Plans for 2022

Do you want your environment to be full of bright cheery birdsong? Then why not make a bird house? It’s easy enough to do – you need some basic woodworking skills (learn them here if you don’t have them already)…

6 Best A-Frame Kit Houses for 2022 For Dream Living

Have you ever thought about building your own A-frame house? Well, it’s a much easier business than you might think and it doesn’t need to cost the earth, either. An A-Frame house that you build from a kit is an…