In the off-grid world, there is one luxury that nobody can live without. Water! Having a reliable water source is the most important element to off-grid living.
Every good building starts with a solid foundation. After laying out the cabin with string lines, the first step was to start digging the 9 holes for the foundational log posts. Digging by hand is slow going in rocky, clay soil and after a month of work, all I had to show for myself was…