Do-It-Yourself Projects to Get You Off the Grid

Rain Barrels, Chicken Coops, Solar Panels, and More

Edited by Noah Weinstein
LIST PRICE £12.99

About The Book

Instructables is back with this inspiring book focused on a series of projects designed to get you thinking creatively about going green. Twenty Instructables illustrate just how simple it can be to make your own backyard chicken coop, or turn a wine barrel into a rainwater collector.

Here, you will learn to:

  • •Clip a chicken’s wings
  • •Power your lawn mower with solar power
  • •Create a chicken tractor for the city
  • •Water your garden with solar power
  • •Build a thermoelectric lamp
  • •Create an algae bioreactor from water bottles
  • •And much more!

    Illustrated with dozens of full-color photographs per project accompanying easy-to-follow instructions, this Instructables collection utilizes the best that the online community has to offer, turning a far-reaching group of people into a mammoth database churning out ideas to make life better, easier, and, in this case, greener, as this volume exemplifies.
  • About The Author

    Instructables.com is a bona fide Internet sensation, a web-based community of motivated do-it-yourselfers who contribute invaluable how-to guides to the site on a wide range of topics, from gardening and home repair to recipes to gadgets that defy categorization. The site hosts more than 100,000 projects. More than 15 million people visit the site each month, leaving comments and suggestions on the ever-growing list of do-it-yourself projects.

    Product Details

    • Publisher: Skyhorse (September 4, 2018)
    • Length: 144 pages
    • ISBN13: 9781510738454

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