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.

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


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?

Leaf Mulcher

Great for composting leaves

Make your own leaf mold for soil amendment


Compound Miter Saw

Radial Arm Saw

Table Saw

Circular Saw



Cordless Drill

The most used tool on my homestead!

Get a higher quality drill, you’ll be glad you did.

Angle Grinder




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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