The Best Choices for Your First Solar Battery Bank: Solar Energy 101

Solar Battery Bank

Embarking on your “off-grid” journey can be an exciting adventure, filled with the promise of self-sufficiency and a closer connection to nature. However, like any new endeavor, it’s bound to come with its fair share of learning curves and initial hiccups. One of the most common areas where beginners face challenges is managing their energy … Read more

Using Your Wood Stove to Heat Water: Efficient Heating

Wood Stove to Heat Water

One of the most overlooked functions of a wood stove is heating water. A few decades ago many wood stoves (especially cook stoves) used what was called a hot water front (small tank in the woodstove) in conjunction with a range boiler (large water tank) beside/behind the wood stove to produce endless hot water. The hot water … Read more