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How To Cook When The Power Goes Out

How To Cook When The Power Goes Out At some point in our lives the power will go out. It may be caused by a freak storm or man made like an EMP or nuclear war. Either way knowing how to cook food and have the ability to purify water will save you and you …

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How To Make A Trash Can Cooler

How To Make A Trash Can Cooler It’s the height of summer and if you haven’t already noticed you soon will that your electricity bill is getting higher and higher. This is because you have the A/C on pretty much all the time. I have posted projects like this in the past like How to Build …

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How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea

How To Make Pineapple Weed Tea If you are like me you may not have even heard of pineapple weed. It is mostly found in the western parts of the US but it still grows in the east. Pineapple weed likes to grow in poor soil, that’s why it favors the western US. I have …

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How To Print Pictures On Wood

How To Print Pictures On Wood I think this is my next project. I have seen other tutorials on how to print pictures and writing onto wood but this article beats them all hands down. The article shows you exactly how to put your pictures onto any piece of wood you want. I personally would …

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How to Skin Deer, Elk, Antelope, Goat, or Sheep

How to Skin Deer, Elk, Antelope, Goat, or Sheep I want to start off by saying I have never tried to skin anything. I know I need to learn so that’s why I went hunting for some good information on how to skin animals that I may most likely come across in a SHTF situation. They …

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Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics

Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics Hydroponics is a fast growing way of gardening,  Hydroponicsis a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. I live in Nebraska and the soil here in Lincoln is black clay and it sucks to grow in. Hydroponics would be great …

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How To Survive If You Get Stranded In The Woods

How To Survive If You Get Stranded In The Woods Getting lost in the woods could happen to us all, even the most experienced people could get lost. Over at shtfdad.com they break down the basics and show you how to survive if you get stranded in the woods. Knowing the fundamentals of survival like, …

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How To Make A Survival Bow

How To Make A Survival Bow Knowing how to make a survival bow is a great skill set to have. Making one is so easy even your kids should learn this. Having a bow and arrow in an emergency will increase your chances of survival by a lot. In fact it could mean the difference …

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Build This Cob House For $3000

Build This Cob House For $3000 Building a cob house is second on my list after a log cabin. If I am honest with my self, a cob house should be first because they are easier to build and repair. Cob houses actually keep the temperature inside more regulated, thus saving valuable energy on cooling …

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The Best Fruits and Vegetables That Fight Dehydration

The Best Fruits and Vegetables That Fight Dehydration Dehydration is a killer! I want to share this article because from a survival standpoint this is great knowledge to have because if SHTF and you have no real source of water growing these fruits and veggies could help you and your family survive long enough to …

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Why You Need A Faraday Cage And How To Build One

Why You Need A Faraday Cage And How To Build One We all know am EMP strike could render our electronic devices useless. Did you know that you can actually prevent damage to your electronics by building a Faraday cage? They are really easy to build and actually won’t cost you a lot to make …

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Other Uses for MRE Heaters

Other Uses for MRE Heaters These flameless heaters also known as MRE heaters are really useful to have around in an emergency! They are fantastic at heating food with no fire and they are also great at so many other things! You will be so glad you read this article! MRE heaters work through a …

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5 DIY Laundry Detergent Recipes

5 DIY Laundry Detergent Recipes We all know that there is more than one way to skin a cat, the same can be said for laundry detergent. I found 5 great recipes that work and smell nice and that will save you hundreds of dollars a year! I have tried one of these recipes and …

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How To Make Papercrete

How To Make Papercrete Papercrete is the ultimate building material for preppers, homesteaders, and off grid living enthusiasts. Papercrete is easy and cheap to make. It also could solve your paper and cardboard recycling problems. You make these building blocks by using old paper or cardboard. The process to make papercrete is easy and if you …

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How To Make Your Own Wine With Fruits, Flowers & Veggies

How To Make Your Own Wine With Fruits, Flowers & Veggies If you are sick of buying wines that taste just OK, then consider making your own. Making wine is fun, easy and cheap! Not many of us realize you can make wine from pretty much any fruit, flowers and vegetables. My wife and I …

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