Homemade Wind Generator

Homemade Wind Generator
Using a few simple tools, you can set up a homemade wind generator. This device will help in reducing your dependence on other energy sources. This in turn means more savings down the line. Required Tools and Materials Treadmill motor Hose clamp Hacksaw 6 bottles (2 liter) 1 inch pipe Scissors Zip ties Metal bicycle frame Welding tools Instructions Use the welding tools to modify the motor so it is centered on the bicycle pedal’s axle. Before you do this, remove the pedal. Use scaffolding if necessary. Put the motor housing in place by welding a pipe. Make sure the welded material connects the frame section up to the motor housing. To ensure this homemade wind generator works, double check the motor housing. Make certain the motor is fastened. If it isn’t, the housing will spin along with the axle. Create the Blades Get the bottles and secure plastic with the zip ties. Set the spokes so the wheel will spin when the wind blows. Make a cut on the bottle (2 inches) in a spiral manner....

Homemade Dry Dog Food

Homemade Dry Dog Food
Commercially sold dog foods may have harmful ingredients, so homemade dry dog food is the best solution. Here are a few simple yet nutritious recipes you can make. Recipe I Ingredients Wheat germ (1 and 1/2 cups) Yeast (1/3 tbsp) Garlic powder (1 tsp) Powdered milk (3 cups) 5 eggs Ground beef (3 cups) Wheat flour (5 cups) Instructions Put the yeast in a cup of water. After it melts, add in the other ingredients. Mix them well. Keep kneading until the paste is made. Add some water if needed. Let the dough rest for half an hour so it can rise. Pour some flour on the counter’s surface. Flatten the dough with a rolling pin. Continue making this homemade dry dog food recipe by chopping the dough into bite sized chunks. Set them on a baking sheet. Bake them for 45 minutes at 350 F. Serve this to your dog. Put any leftovers in the fridge. No matter how well it’s cooked, all the food must be eaten in three days. Keeping the food longer than that is unsafe. Recipe II Ingredients Salt...

Homemade Coupons

Homemade Coupons
Homemade coupons are suitable gifts for any occasion. They are not expensive and are simple to create. Yet you can give each coupon its own set of unique features. This allows you to customize them for each recipient. Required Tools and Materials copy paper (white) construction paper (many colors) scissors (any size) stapler crayons, markers, colored pens stickers Instructions to Make Coupons Decide early on how large the coupons should be. Use a ruler and scissors to get the sizes right. If you want to make a booklet, you will need about 15 coupons. Work on one booklet at a time. Jot down a title for each homemade coupon. Customization When designing the coupon, think of the recipient. What are their interests? How old are they? Keep these aspects in mind before you proceed. Customize the coupon to suit its recipient. Use the stickers to add decorative elements. You can also use rubber stamps. Arrange the stickers and the rubber stamps, using your creativity. Make the cover with...

Homemade Beef Stew

Homemade Beef Stew
There are many ways you can cook up homemade beef stew. Try the following recipes for the next family gathering. Beef Stew with Creamed Corn Ingredients Kernel (1 can) Limas (frozen, 20 oz) Tomato juice (1 can) Sugar (a cup) Creamed corn (1 can) 2 onions (sliced) Celery (2 tbsp) Corn oil (2 tbsp) Beef 3 Carrots A can of beef broth Instructions Combine the beef with onions and the broth. Boil the meat until it softens. The duration will depend on what method you use. A 3 quart pressure cooker will cook the mix in half an hour. Get the tomato juice, onions, potatoes and sugar. Add salt, pepper and other seasonings. Boil it. Allow the mix to simmer for 60 minutes. Add the creamed corn to your homemade beef stew. Cook for another 15 minutes. When it’s cooked, pour the mixture into a serving bowl. Serve with rice and cool drinks. Beef Stew with Tomato Juice Ingredients Pepper (1 tbsp) Salt (1/2 tsp) Onion (1 piece, sliced) Tomato juice (3 cans) Beef (2 lbs) Peas (1 cup) Hot water (1...

Homemade Shaving Cream

Homemade Shaving Cream
Shaving cream is a special product that is applied to the parts of the body with hair. This cream is very helpful to offer lubrication as well as to prevent burns caused by razors. To save money, it is best that you use cream that is made from substances that are usually present in homes. To make homemade shaving cream easily, you can follow the simple pointers and guidelines below. Basic Homemade Shaving Cream To make this cream, you need eight ounces glycostearin or diglycol stearate, eight ounces of heavy mineral oil, 40 ounces of water, two large pots and a double broiler. The initial step is to pour the mineral oil and the diglycol stearate in the pot. Set the temperature of the double broiler to 150 degrees Fahrenheit. Heat the mixture in the broiler. Pour the water in another pot. Heat the pot to 150 degrees Fahrenheit. As soon as the water reaches the temperature, add the mineral oil mixture to the pot that contains water. Stir the mixture and remove the pot from the broiler....
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