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Build A Cozy Log Cabin For Less Than $500

Preppers want somewhere to go when the shoo shoo hits the fan. Homesteaders want to be self reliant and live off the grid. And survivalists? They just want to survive whatever comes their way. But how about achieving all these goals without going broke?

An Unusual Perspective

Some may call it a self imposed exile, but several years ago we separated ourselves from so-called “society”. It’s a 90 minute ride to even get to a town from here, mostly across dirt ranch road, some of it “primitive” (white knuckles). About a year ago, our Ford Bronco died, and we got swindled out of $3000 for a replacement truck that…well, long story, but suffice it to say we haven’t had a vehicle since then. We haven’t left the ranch in about a year. The handful of times we had visitors since then, they have been...