10 DIY Air Fresheners

Sweet Pea Lavender has been my air freshener of choice for quite some time. It is the perfect blend and smells like a crisp spring day. Do you have a favorite? After checking out this roundup, you might consider a change. I can’t promise anything, but I am really excited to try these! I bet they smell terrific and change is a good thing!

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ViralNova – Check Out These 10 Simple Ways You Can Make Your Home Smell Fresh

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tiny home colorado

Sometimes big dreams come in small packages. Nowhere is that more true than in the ‘Tiny Homes’ movement. There are many styles of pre-made homes available to buy, and there just as many DIY tutorials on making your own and people to be inspired by. I hope this couple, featured at Viral Nova, helps get your creative juices flowing. Their little house is economical and energy efficient. If runs off solar power and even has a composting toilet. It is the perfect example that bigger isn’t always better.

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At First, I Felt Sorry For The People Who Live In This Tiny House.
Then I looked Closer…And I’m Jealous

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DIY Home Solar Power System

My parents have solar panels and are completely off the grid. Cross my heart. Growing up I had to wage WWIII just to use my hair dryer! If you are thinking about alternative energy sources, then solar is the way to go. I’m happy to feature Earth Easy and all of the wonderful info they have gathered on it. I hope you find it as interesting as I did!

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EarthEasy – Our Simple DIY Home Solar Power System

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10 Great Ways To Stay Cool Without Air Conditioning

Check out his roundup from Home Ideas that is sure to help you stay cool this summer. These 10 A/C alternatives will help save money (and the environment). A lot of them have to do with common sense; like opening the windows at night and closing them during the day, using ceiling fans and window treatment, and minding the stove. These are great ways to keep the energy bills low without dying of heat stroke. See For yourself!

Here’s the link to all 10 helpful tips…

HomeIdeas – 10 Genius Ways To Cool Your Home Without A/C

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30 Free DIY Cabin Blueprints

Check out this roundup! It is absolutely awesome but not for the faint of heart. I stumbled across these cabin plans from Today’s Plans and I am so happy that I did. There are 30 fantastic blueprints, building guides, and step-by-step instructions for building every type of cabin. You could make a backyard hideaway, a mother in law cabin, luxurious hunting lodge, a play house, a two story cabin, or a tiny home. There are so many to choose from!

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Today’s Plans – 30 Free Cabin Plans

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