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The 8 Fastest Ways to Purify Water

The 8 Fastest Ways to Purify Water If the SHTF and you’re running from a violent mob, fighting off looters, and trekking for miles through the wilderness, you’re gonna get pretty thirsty. Hopefully you can take some water with you, but you’re going to run out eventually, which means you’ll have to find water and …

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What You Need to Know About Matches for Survival

What You Need to Know About Matches for Survival It would be pretty safe to say that most preppers have a stash of matches in one, if not multiple, locations throughout their various bags, packs, and locations. When it comes to matches for survival: there is more you need to know than keeping them dry and …

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Prepping for a Blizzard: A Practical Survival Guide

Prepping for a Blizzard: A Practical Survival Guide If you live in a climate prone to severe winter weather, you have to face reality: Sooner or later, you are probably going to get snowed in and you may not have power. That’s a given. Your response to it is up to you. There are several …

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Barter With Your Skills To Fill Your Cupboard

Barter With Your Skills To Fill Your Cupboard With the cost of food continuously going up, people are looking for ways to help cut the bill while still keeping their family fed. If you barter your skills, you may be amazed at the different things people will pay you with, including food! Bartering is an …

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How To Make Your Own Energy-Saving Thermal Curtains

How To Make Your Own Energy-Saving Thermal Curtains These work. I will not beat about the bush. We lose over 30% of heat from our windows. Possibly more. So it makes sense to reduce the % of heat lost right? Well today you can…for cheap! This fantastic article shows us how to make these thermal …

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22 Absolutely Essential Diagrams You Need For Camping / Wilderness Survival

22 Absolutely Essential Diagrams You Need For Camping / Wilderness Survival Camping is just a great past time to enjoy. Even in the colder months it is fun to all gather round a campfire, singing songs and enjoying campfire food. From survival to s’mores, here’s everything you need to know to ensure a flawless camping …

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Two Is One And One Is None: The Art of Redundancy

Two Is One And One Is None: The Art of Redundancy   If you’ve studied survival on any level for camping, hiking, or just military service, I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase, “Two is one and one is none.” It’s an important rule that you should follow, but do you know what it really means? Things …

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Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere

Imodium’s Survival Applications: Why Carry It Everywhere Ever heard of Imodium? It’s an anti-diarrhea medication that we happen to think you should carry absolutely everywhere. In fact, it’s something that we do carry every single day – no matter where we are or where we go. Over the counter medications like this one, that are …

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How to Purify Contaminated Water

How to Purify Contaminated Water From a SHTF/long term survival perspective, how on earth do you purify contaminated water? It’s a difficult question to answer because we need water for so many different things. We need drinkable water for obvious reasons, we need water that we can bathe in, water to do dishes in, to …

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How To Test Your Drinking Water (And Why You Should Do It)

How To Test Your Drinking Water (And Why You Should Do It) Most people turn on the faucet in their kitchen or bathroom and don’t think twice about the liquid flowing from it. But if the situation in Flint, Michigan has taught us anything, it is that we cannot trust the safety of any drinking …

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