Use 3 to 5 tea lights under a slow cooker pot / crockpot to heat your room. I have tried flowerpot, plantpot heaters and this is way better. Throws out a lot more heat, doesn't smell like some clay ones tend to do, plus you don't have to mess about with multiple pots or nuts and bolts. I used a small crock 1.5ltr which gave out loads of heat. Give it a try. You will be surprised how well it works. Ideal if you have power cuts / power outages.
You CAN keep cool without air conditioning! Learn how!
You can learn to live without arctic air in the summer...really! it can save you so much money on your electric bill in the long run, too! Here are some tips to help you keep your cool when the heat is on!
Want to build your own portable solar power generator to take with you on camping trips or for use in an emergency? I’ll show you how below, it’s easier than you think. Goal Zero’s version of this cost $400, depending on what you include yours will under cost $150 by buying inexpensive parts from Amazon.com. Look for a parts list below. #environment #technology #diy #green #sustainability
The Direction Connection | Finding your way in the wilderness without a map and compass is one of the most valuable skills you can possess. Here are a few tips, tricks and our favorite tool for gauging your sense of direction when you're outdoors. It's not that we don't like maps and compasses, we just want you to be aware of all your options!
“The Basic House is a temporary housing solution so portable it can be folded up to fit in your pocket. Created from a metalized polyester material, when unfolded it self inflates with body heat or from the heat of the sun to provide an instant shelter. Once inside the shelter, the material reflects your body heat to keep the user warm. If reversed the material will reflect the sun to keep a cool interior.”