Posts Categorized: Self Reliance

My Off The Grid Project Start Of Season 3

Here we are again another exciting season with my “Off The Grid” Project. I’m calling this season “Fixing Stupid,” as some of you know I had to fire my contractor after numerous ethical issues and substandard construction. Unfortunately the pain is just beginning, because of the numerous problems I have to correct before I can… Read more »

Off The Grid Project – Using Green Building Materials With Concrete

Here is Episode 13 of “Gary’s Off The Grid Project.” Using green building products for off the grid construction is definitely a great way to go. I’m learning a lot of new information when it comes to building remotely. Yes, I have had two other houses built in the past from scratch, but I will… Read more »

Off The Grid Project – Challenges Of Getting Heavy Equipment To The Build Site

Here is Episode 12 of “Gary’s Off The Grid Project.” When it comes to Off The Grid living there are definitely numerous challenges. When building your house in a remote location just getting the equipment and supplies to the build site can be one of the biggest stumbling blocks. Not only is it difficult, but… Read more »