Are we going to need outhouses in our future

The vanishing outhouse By Tom Kovach A person recently wrote to a large Midwest newspapers’ advice column asking for information about outdoor privies. It seems that this person’s family inherited a log cabin from out of the 1930s and it came with no indoor plumbing. Instead there was an outhouse. But the problem with the […] Read more »

Building an Outhouse

If you’re establishing a homestead in a remote area, building an outhouse is something you’ll probably want to do in short order. A properly managed privy is at least as healthful for people and land as a septic system. An outhouse is also one of those items that might be useful in a TEOTWAWKI event, […] Read more »