You are here because you’ve seen the little rating symbol on our articles and might be wondering what that’s all about. Sometimes the projects we post can be made easily, with hardly any knowledge, space, or supplies. But sometimes the projects require some extra tools and might not be a good fit for you if you live in the city. That’s what the rating system is for…it’s here to help. Below you will find each of the levels and just what they mean. Below each description you will also find a link to a page that has all of that levels projects on it. That way if you are a beginner to the simple living lifestyle, you know just where you need to go to start! Of course if you have any questions, feel free to contact me.
Easy Skill Level
This project requires items that are easily accessible and that you will probably be able to find in any town. The skills needed for this project are minimal and the project is not very time consuming. You should be able to complete this project no matter where you live.
Intermediate Skill Level
This project may require a few more tools or supplies than a beginner skill level project. Not all supplies may be available at a local store, some may need to be ordered online or acquired from other sources. The skills needed for this project are still minimal but may require a little more knowledge than a beginner project. This project is slightly more time consuming than a beginner project.
Advanced Skill Level
This project will require special tools and supplies. It’s also possible that not all supplies will be readily available, some may need to be ordered to create the project. This type of project my take some time, perhaps even a few days to complete. This project may not be able to be completed in all areas depending on where you live.