Winter is Here! Installing an Insulated Wood Ceiling and in my Off Grid Log Cabin

After digging out from a winter storm (that wasn’t as bad as predicted in my location),…

Winter is Coming! Preparing for an Approaching Snowstorm, Milling Lumber, Window Trim

An approaching snow storm hastens my efforts to weatherproof my log cabin and prepare my homestead…

Building a Solar Powered Garden Shed with my Daughter @Emily Aisling

Over the summer, my daughter Emily Aisling and I built a garden shed on top of…

Chinking and Wood Trim, Building a Log Cabin Alone in the Wilderness, Episode 30

Another beautiful sunny week at the cabin. I take advantage of the warm days to chink…

Install Wood Soffit and Chimney Flashing – Build an Off Grid Log Cabin Alone in the Wilderness, Ep28

With so much to do to prepare for winter, progress on the cabin slows this week…

Here We Go! 1st Snow of the Season, Off-Grid Solar Electricity Installation, Hanging the Front Door

Peak autumn color is quickly replaced by a blanket of snow as I continue preparing the…

Installing a Metal Roof on my Off Grid Log Cabin, Cabin Build Alone Ep27

Concerned about snow load on my log cabin this winter, I decide to build a gable…

I’m Finally Sleeping in the Cabin!

A good friend visits for a few days. Fall is here and tree colour has peaked.…

Building a Front Door for My Off Grid Log Cabin, Ep26

The first frost of the season has arrived so I am focusing on doors, windows and…

Burnt Wood Siding and Birch Bark Lined Door, Off Grid Log Cabin Alone in the Wilderness, Build Ep 25

With winter approaching, I’m concentrating on finishing the outside of the off grid log cabin I’m…