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Wall Construction: Phil Williams

How to Build an Earthen Pond and Dam Wall

Steps to constructing an earthen pond
Monday, February 23, 2015, 3:19 PM

It is extremely important that you choose your pond site wisely before bringing in the heavy equipment. I addressed how to do this in my pond planning article. In this article, we use the existing topography and soil types to make the best pond site choices. » Read more

Daily Prep

How to Build a Sawbuck

An excellent tutorial on how to construct your own
Thursday, November 7, 2013, 4:29 PM

Here is a great description and tutorial on how to build a sawbuck for helping to cut large logs and reduce the energy spent in preparing wood for your wood burner.

http://survivalsherpa.wordpress.com/2013/11/06/building-a-sawbuck-work-smarter-in-the-woodpile/