Do I Really Need To Get A Land Survey? What, When, Why And How Much?

It is not worth a land survey if you buy very rural land and are not building. From GPS coords & parcel outline, you can view maps & walk the land. You should have a survey if you are building a structure or fence close to a boundary that may encroach on a neighbor’s land. Here’s what to know…

Is Rainwater Collection A Viable Alternative To Drilling A Well?

Rainwater collection is one of the most basic, obvious things to do when you are thinking about either decreasing your utility bills or being self-sufficient  and living off the grid. Once your rainwater collection system is set up, it is largely free and some would argue, healthier than city-treated water. And as we know, water […]