For many people, the idea of relaxing out in the wild on a self-sufficient plot of land sounds ideal and rewarding. It's a nice change from the hustle and bustle that the city life entails. Living off-grid provides people with the solace they seek. However, it's a big life change so understanding as much as possible about it will give you the best chance at success.
Unfortunately, many of us have not prepared ourselves properly or believe we can figure it out after the move has already taken place. However, it's hard to know what may come your way in an off-grid environment. That is likely to set up anyone for failure.
While there are several things to think about such as income, food supplies and sources, a communications system and an electrical source, an off-grid life can provide many with the independence and not to mention lower monthly costs everyone dreams of having.
After the break learn about which mistakes to avoid if you're going to make it living off the grid in an off-grid environment.