If you are reading this then it is very likely that you are still very much in the curiosity stage of exploring the concept of living off-grid. At this point it is worthwhile undertaking a little self-analysis. Why do you want to go off-grid? And what is your understanding of what it means to live off-grid before we get too far down the track of how to actually do it?
What Are The Best Reasons To Live Off-Grid?
There are a number of reasons why people choose a self-sustaining lifestyle. These include but may not be limited to:
- A desire to live close to nature.
- A desire to live an environmentally responsible lifestyle.
- A desire to retain control of everything used and produced by the household unit.
- A desire to be prepared for an economic or societal collapse.
It is important to understand which category your household falls into as the manner in which you approach your journey to self-sufficiency will be determined by your motives for doing so. Take the time to assess not only your reasons to live off-grid but also what you are prepared to give up to make this way of live possible.
I want to know. Why do you want to live off grid? Let me know in the comments below so I can add them to this post.