A Few Power Tools That Make Homesteading Easier

Every homestead needs a few tools but which ones are the most useful and make homesteading easier? On this podcast episode, I discuss a few such tools, some might seem obvious, others maybe you haven’t thought about.

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Homestead Updates:

  • Stained and waterproofed fence
  • Painted deck.

Main Topic of Discussion:

A Few Power Tools That Make Homesteading Easier

Safety First

  • Eye Protection
  • Long Sleeves
  • Gloves
  • No Loose Clothing

Chipper / Shredder

  • Make your own mulch.
  • Makes cleaning up the garden and pruning mess easier.
  • Shreds things for quicker compost. Electric or Gas?

Check out these options for Chipper/Shredders on Amazon

Leaf Mulcher

  • Great for composting leaves
  • Make your own leaf mold for soil amendment

Check out these options for Leaf Mulchers on Amazon

A Variety of Saws

  • Compound Miter Saw
  • Radial Arm Saw
  • Table Saw
  • Circular Saw
  • Sawzall
  • Chainsaw

Check out these options for a variety of Power Saws on Amazon

Cordless Drill

  • The most used tool on my homestead!
  • Get a higher quality drill, you’ll be glad you did.

Check out these option for Cordless Drills on Amazon

Angle Grinder

  • Grinding
  • Cutting
  • Sanding

Check out these options for Angle Grinders on Amazon

Today’s Recommendation:

YouTube Channel – Wranglerstar – https://www.youtube.com/wranglerstar

The Homestead Life: 

A segment where each episode I share something that’s better in my life because of homesteading.

What to do with all these strawberries? Oh, I know, make the best tasting stuff on the planet!

Homemade Strawberry Jam! This is something that is SO much better in my life because of homesteading. Get you about 4 cups of mashed-up strawberries, a 1/4 cup of lemon juice, 3 cups of sugar, and a package of low sugar pectin, and make magic happen!

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