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How To Make A Candle Heater


A candle heater is one of the most sustainable and environmentally friendly ideas we’ve ever heard of. It is also a very cheap and efficient alternative to traditional heating systems as it will cost you less than 15 cents per day to heat up an entire room. The idea behind it is very easy and it can be made at home by anyone, you just need to have some Terra-Cotta pots, washers, bolts and candles. (more…)

How to Build With Bamboo: 19 Projects You Can Do at Home


Bamboo is one of the most resistant materials you can find out there and using it for several types of constructions is a quality choice. If you are looking for ways to build a simple but durable roof, you should build one out of bamboos. Working with bamboo has a lot of other advantages and it is an eco-friendly material, as bamboo is known to grow rapidly in comparison with other hardwood trees. It is also a material that (more…)

2,325 SF Blue Ridge Log Cabin


At a first glance this next cabin may look just like any other log home you’ve seen so far. But take a closer look and you will notice its amazing wrap around porch. This beautiful log home is called Blue Ridge and is designed by eLogHomes. The construction has two floors, the lower having a large open space ideal for a big family. Inside you will also find a master suite and a (more…)

How To Make Your Own Mosquito Repellent Candles


Mosquito bites can ruin a pleasant vacation or a beautiful night spent outdoors. Summer brings a lot of joy in our lives, as we can enjoy fresh air, spend time in nature and have a nice time on our front porch together with our dear ones. But summer also bring those nasty mosquitoes, that can ruin a good time in a few seconds. To avoid this from happening, you can make these DIY mosquito (more…)

12 Creative And Highly Unique Recycling Projects


We love recycling projects so much, because we are fascinated by the process of creating something new and beautiful from an old and seemingly useless object. The beauty lies in the fact that almost every old item can be recycled and the result depends only on us. Instead of gathering more and more waste, which our consumerist society tends to create without pause, why not transform objects and give them a new purpose? Below you will find a (more…)

1,230 SF Log Home (blueprints)


If you have been dreaming of your own log home for some time now, here is one that could be suitable for your needs. It is a 1234 Square Foot Log Home and you can purchase its blueprints online and find the right people to build it for you. The log house can be personalized according to your wishes and style, but the original blueprint is based on a 2 bathroom and 3 bedroom plan. The best part of owning the blueprints is that you can have full control over the building process and make sure that everything is just the way you imagined it to be. The log home will (more…)

Beautiful Geometry-Inspired Hanging Hammock Sofa


Geometry and art merge beautifully in this next piece which is pure genius a fine example of quality product design. The Kodama Zome is actually more like a hanging sofa. Designed by engineer Richie Duncan, the piece is an outdoor hammock but stronger and more reliable. The name comes from the geometrical structure called Zome that combines the features of a dome with those of a polygon. The Kodama Zone (more…)

Harmony Hill Lodging & Retreat Center


Have the ultimate countryside experience when going on vacation by sleeping in a tree house or log home. At Harmony Hill Lodging & Retreat Center East Meredith you will find cozy sleeping places, fun family activities and lots of relaxing moments. You can choose to sleep in a Tree House Yurt or Mountain Chalet which are fully equipped and ready for visitors. The retreat center has lots of attractive programs for every age category, as you can go (more…)

Solar-Powered Ecocapsule


Living off the grid seems a popular choice in the 21st century and with the advanced technologies we have today this lifestyle is becoming more and more accessible. This beautiful and useful design is called Ecocapsule and it’s a tiny egg-shaped home. But its greatness lies not only in its unique shape, but in its amazing features as well. It is a solar and wind powered small (more…)

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