Joined 7 years ago from Smokey Mountains, Tennessee
We are homesteading in the Great Smokey Mountains in Eastern Tennessee in a wonderful place called Shady Valley. We are located at nearly 3000 feet in the mountains of the Cherokee National Park. (always about 10 degrees cooler than say Bristol just 30 minutes away) We found Shady on a road trip 3 years ago and knew in an instant this was our new home. All we had to do was sell our house on Moosehead Lake in Maine as well as our general store in Rockwood. That took two intensive years, but we are here despite the economy! We did whatever it took to pull it off in these testy times in our country and the world but we saw the need to get back to the land.
I am a Master Electrician and Technician specializing in commercial laundry and kitchen repairs, mechanic, inventor, composter, welder, photographer, etc.
I am involved in Aquaponics and farming, digital photography (particularly panoramas up to 16 feet long), writing, boating, snowmobiling, fishing, hunting, etc. and just wild about building up our homestead. I hope to write many more HP's about things we invent and build from composters to garden sheds and barns, woodstoves, HHO generators, photography and so much more. So many interests, so little time.
We have two great grown up "kids". Our son is a Mechanical Eng. and our daughter a Paramedic. My wife Lynne raises all sorts of farm critters and takes care of the farm in general.
I should have joined HubPages years ago when I first stumbled across this great community. I have written blogs and created websites for a number of years but always felt totally on my own until now. Thanks HP for your amazingly easy to use service and great support!
5 years ago
Electrolux manufactures a great many of the front load washers we see in the major appliance stores under many labels such as GE, Gibson and others. Unfortunately they use what's commonly referred to as "pot metal" to support the basket and this can...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|