Sun-Mar GTG Compost Toilet

In Off The Grid, Toilet Choices by Janet Thome

Sun-Mar GTG Compost Toilet We have just been introduced to the Sun-Mar GTG Compost Toilet and it is my very favorite! I have tried many different brands for my rentals from the  honey bucket system, an RV toilet, the AirHead and Nature’s Head Compost Toilet. I have been very pleased with the quality of the AirHead and Nature’s Head and …

AirCrete Tiny Homes

In AirCrete, Homesteading, Off The Grid by Janet Thome

AirCrete Tiny Homes Are you a homesteader longing to be off grid? Would you like to have a mentor and learn to build an AirCrete tiny home? Would you like to spend the summer at the Oregon coast? Learn how to build with AirCrete and live off the grid while working on the Siletz River at the Sustainable Living Centers. …

Off The Grid Options

In Off The Grid by Janet Thome

Off The Grid Options We are now offering off the grid options for our custom cabins. I would like to introduce our solar expert, Thomas Quinlin who will design whatever you require to be off the grid. He will work with your budget and create a plug and play system that even includes a generator that will go on automatically …

GravityLight: Rocks That Power An Led Light

In Off The Grid, Sustainable by Janet Thome

GravityLight : Available To Buy Now! GravityLight is finally available to buy now! I wrote it about it a couple of years ago when it was in it’s fundraising stage and they are doing currently on a 50 day roadshow tour in Kenya, introducing and selling the first lights. Seven million people live without electricity in the world and the …

WaterSeer: Water From Thin Air

In Off The Grid, Sustainable, WaterSeer by Janet Thome

WaterSeer: Sustainable Solution WaterSeer is a new innovative invention that is being developed and has a campaign to raise funds on Indiegogo right now. VICI-Labs and UC Berkeley worked with the National Peace Corps Association to develop a turbine  that yields up to 11 gallons of water a day. WaterSeer condenses pure water from air without power or chemicals. It …

Tesla Solar Roof Tiles

In Off The Grid, Sustainable, Tesla by Janet Thome

Elon Musk Unveils Tesla Solar Roof Tiles Elon Musk,  the founder of Tesla Motors unveiled Tesla Solar Roof Tiles at Universal Studio in Los Angeles, Ca. Coupled with PowerWall 2, it will allow residential homeowners to replace their entire roof with solar panels, making it much simpler for homes to be entirely powered by solar power. The sun provides more …

SinkTwice: Recycling Water

In Off The Grid, Sustainable, Toilet Choices by Janet Thome

SinkTwice: Transform Your Toilet Lid Into A Sink SinkTwice contacted me so I could introduce this wonderful way to save and recycle grey water to our customers. I love this especially for the smaller cabins with limited space. Water is so vital and precious and I love any idea that helps us reuse grey water and limits waste. Wash Your …

Gravity Light : No Batteries Needed

In Off The Grid, Sustainable by Janet Thome

Gravity Light For Off Grid Gravity Light is an innovative device that generates light from gravity. There are no costs to run it, available anytime, no need for sunshine or batteries. The inventors are Jim Reeves and Martin Riddiford. The Birth Of The Gravity Light Gravity Light stemmed from the challenge by the charity Solar Aid to design an Led …