Off Grid Living News RSS

Green House House Effect Nick ColOff Grid Living News You won't believe what can be done with a tiny house and a greenhouse. A Greenhouse is built around this tiny house to warm it naturally. It's a pretty interesting yet brilliant idea, and it completely changes the way this Swedish family lives. It makes sense as a way to keep your tiny home warm in an energy efficient way all year long. For most people in northern climates, the winter months can be cold and dark, and that means finding creative ways to stay warm, for some that might mean...

Read more

Cancer smelling dog saves owner Nick ColOff Grid Living News A Siberian Husky in Wisconsin takes the term “man’s best friend” to a whole new level. A 52-year-old woman’s dog detected her ovarian cancer not once, but three separate times, ultimately saving her life. “I owe my life to that dog. She’s really been a godsend to me. She has never been wrong,” Stephanie Herfel said. Sierra the Husky was placed in Herfel’s care at 9 months old in 2011 when her son went overseas. Herfel, explained what happened two years later: “She put her nose on my lower belly and sniffed...

Read more

Tiny homes banned Nick ColOff Grid Living News More and more people across the United States are uprooting their lives, moving Off Grid for a myriad of reasons – be it ideological, financial, environmental, or political. Unfortunately, this way of life has proven unpopular with the United States government, especially due to the challenges the shift in thinking poses to major companies.  The Off Grid movement faces serious risk of being grounded before take off. How To Survive Off the Grid Tiny houses, popular due to the lower financial burden upon the owners, low building costs, and ability to be...

Read more

Who is paying for the wall? Nick ColOff Grid Living News President Donald Trump said Mexico would pay for the wall. He promised the American people that lots of times. Mexico said… “No.” They said it several times and in different ways. And they meant it. Then Trump tried to get the American people to pay for it, even though it was clear from experts and critics that it was “ridiculous” to want the “stupid, dumb” wall in the first place. Congress, including members from both major parties, said “No.” So who is gonna pay for the wall? Apparently, 37-year-old right-winger Brian Kolfage—who has a “verified blue...

Read more

Organic Food Could Be Worse for the Climate Than Non-Organic Nick Col  Off Grid Living Ltd Like most people, you probably aspire to eat organic (when possible) to benefit the environment, your health, and the health of your family members. But, according to a new study published in Nature, opting to purchase certified organic produce might actually be doing more harm to the ecosystem than simply eating conventional food. The international study was conducted by the Chalmers University of Technology, in Sweden. According to a press release, the researchers concluded that organically farmed food has a bigger climate impact than conventionally farmed food. Why...

Read more