Getting a Septic System for the Homestead Property

The compost toilet just wasn’t our thing, so we put in a septic system on the tiny house homestead property. If you are looking to put in a septic system, I give a brief overview of the process, and break down the associated costs.

DIY Egg Incubator Video

In this video I show you the DIY egg incubator I use for hatching quail and chicken eggs. This modified cardboard box incubator has successfully hatched both types of birds. Pretty fun experiment. Low cost as well. Total build cost was less than $40. Whether you want meat as part of your prepper resources, or…

I was featured on a Podcast about my Tiny House

Recently I was featured on a podcast about my tiny home build. Here is the link to my interview with Cole Correia from Property Marketer about tiny homes and affordable housing options! New Podcast: Tiny Homes With Craig Ebersole – propmarketer We discuss my reasons for building a tiny house, and where we see tiny…

Shorts Videos

YouTube is now trying to compete with Tiktok and IG so it is encouraging creators to make shorts; videos that are less than 60 seconds and shot in a vertical cell phone format. They tend to promote these videos pretty hard right now, which has been helping some YouTube creators gain subscribers even faster. I…

Tiny House Moisture Nightmare

I built my tiny house to reduce my monthly housing expenses. With this major budget item eliminated, I could get by on a minimal amount of income, which would free up my time to work on other projects as I would no longer need a traditional job to support myself. What I didn’t anticipate were…

5 Things I Would Change About My Tiny House (Video)

With the world economy being shut down and money getting tight, many people are looking into tiny houses as a more affordable solution for housing. For those looking into this as an option, I think it would be helpful to know some lessons learned from someone who has lived in a self-built tiny house for…

Does adding salt to a candle make it burn longer?

I recently saw a survival blog article stating that adding salt to a candle makes it last longer. I had to pause my morning scroll and investigate this further. Could the words, “last longer” be used in reference to something other than a pill? Turns out yes. And as someone who has made a few…

The Easiest Way to Open a Tight Jar Lid

Normally I schedule my videos to post every Sunday… but the world can’t wait for this. It needs this information now. We’ve all been there. You can’t get the jar open. You use the grip thingys. No joy. Heat up the lid with hot water. Still stuck. But you can’t quit. Life won’t be complete…