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The Frill Free Zone is where we get to the nitty gritty of living simply; eliminate all the unnecessary, useless, frivolous or giddy; it's where you get serious about creating your unique life that suits you to perfection.

  • Feel the pride of salvaging a piece of architectural molding and using it in an innovative way;

  • get off the recycling train and learn ways of using your packaging, instead of filling the landfill.

  • Find natural materials close at hand that make a vernacular building style work perfectly in your climate.

The world is at the cusp of stopping waste in its tracks - what did our grand parents say? Waste not, want not...

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Oct 24, 2020

Dog Waste Bokashi - environmental treatment of dog poop

Dog Waste Bokashi - the environmental treatment of dog poop...

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Oct 17, 2020

Finger Splits - those dreaded, painful splits in your skin

Finger Splits - those dreaded, painful splits in your skin, and what to do about them...

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Sep 30, 2020

Small Timber Frame House - pole building, on a tiny scale

The Small Timber Frame House is the most sustainable type of building; tiny houses built with poles or timbers...

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Sep 11, 2020

Architecture and Energy Conservation - twin factors

The Twin Factors of Architecture and Energy Conservation...

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Aug 23, 2020

Lupins - nitrogen fixing cover crop, and beautiful garden plant

Growing Lupins in your garden has multiple benefits; beauty, bee attracting, and nitrogen fixing...

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Aug 10, 2020

Alternative Building Material - Metal Roof for Siding

Alternative Building Material - Metal Roof for Siding...

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Aug 08, 2020

Construction Blunders - What Went Wrong?

Construction Blunders - What Went Wrong...

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Jun 30, 2020

Nest Construction - the ultimate in sustainable architecture

Nest Construction - the ultimate in sustainable architeture...

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Jun 13, 2020

Thunderstorm Protection for Plants

Thunderstorm Protection for Plants...

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Jun 04, 2020

How to Grow and Maintain a Live Garden Fence

Description: A living garden fence is a beautiful and natural option for a garden border, and you can easily learn how to start and keep a living fence

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May 26, 2020

How to Choose the Right Organic Fertilizer for Tomatoes

Tomatoes are one of the most popular plants to grow, as they are typically easy to maintain and produce delicious results. With the right care, the average

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May 24, 2020

Saving Vegetable Garden Seed; storage tips and advice

Saving Vegetable Garden Seed can save a bundle of money; learn how to store seeds for next year, without losing them to mold, vermin or low germination...

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May 16, 2020

How to Build a Mudroom - Tips and Techniques

Tips and Techniques - How to Build a Mudroom

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May 14, 2020

Homesteading Articles - your stories on Frill Free

Homesteading Articles - guest posts and stories on Frill Free...

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May 12, 2020

Write for This Site - guest posts accepted on homesteading topics

Write for This Site - guest posts accepted on homesteading topics...

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May 08, 2020

Natural Fertilizer - eco-friendly nutrients for organic vertables

Natural Fertilizer - eco-friendly nutrients for healthy organic vegetables...

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May 06, 2020

Extending The Growing Season

Extending The Growing Season - ways to get more plant production, even in frost...

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May 05, 2020

Organic Gardening Compost - make your own 'black gold'...

Make your own 'black gold'; Organic Gardening Compost...

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May 04, 2020

Making Chaps from Logging Pants - reuse and recycle

Making Chaps from Logging Pants - don't waste a thing, reuse it...

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May 02, 2020

Language of Birds; do garden birds understand what we're saying?

Language of Birds; do garden birds understand what we're saying?

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