The Walden Effect: Farming, simple living, permaculture, and invention.

Star Plate pyramid cap

sealing up the top of a Star Plate roof with a pentagon cap

The very top of the Star Plate roof is hard to reach safely.

Our solution was to fabricate a 5 sided pyramid cap.

Anna gets a Gold Star today for figuring out the complicated angles.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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