Category Archive: Water

How To Build a Solar-Powered Water Heater

How To Build a Solar-Powered Water Heater That Works All Year Round If the power goes out there is very little chance that you can produce enough hot water to fill your needs through wood fire alone. There are many methods of warming water with no power. The easiest and most simple is to just …

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All You Ever Need To Build A DIY Hand Dug Well

All You Ever Need To Build A DIY Hand Dug Well I think I am right in saying if you do not have a means to get or purify water in a survival or SHTF situation your chances are very bleak and death would be very near at all times. If you own your own …

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How to Use Pool Shock to Purify Water

How to Use Pool Shock to Purify Water Many Preppers plan to use bleach for water purification, but bleach degrades over time, so it only has an effective shelf life of 6 months to a year. Dry High Test Hypochlorite (HTH) or pool shock has no shelf life, and its cheap – a one pound …

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7 Ways to Store Water Discretely

7 Ways to Store Water Discretely Water is the source of all life here on earth, if you don’t have any stored and you have no way of procuring any then I am sorry to say this folks, you will die. You can only go 3 days with out water in a survival situation. Less …

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How To Store Drinking Water For The Long Term

How To Store Drinking Water For The Long Term Having enough drinking water to survive an emergency situation should be top on everyone’s list. Fema suggest having about 3 weeks supply of drinking water on hand. That is a good amount but for the long term you need other solutions. Bottled water is probably the …

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How To Make A Still With A Pressure Cooker

How To Make A Still With A Pressure Cooker Knowing how to make a still could be really beneficial in an emergency situation. A still can do two things… Make alcohol and make dirty, unclean water and even salt water into water you can drink. There are numerous designs on how to make a still …

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How To Choose The Right Rainwater Tank

How To Choose The Right Rainwater Tank I am sad to say that the subject of collecting your own rainwater is getting more and more controversial because states are starting to make this illegal. I have no idea why they are but I can guess it is down to money. As everything is these days. …

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How To Build An Inverted Solar Still

How To Build An Inverted Solar Still I don’t know where I have been for the past 5 years but I actually have never heard of an inverted solar still. An inverted solar still is pretty much the same principles of a normal still but with a normal still you have to dig a deep …

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Make a DIY Rainwater Catchment System

Make a DIY Rainwater Catchment System Having a source of water when SHTF is so important and it makes me sad that certain states and countries around the world are not allowed to save rain water. There are many articles and tutorials on how to make rain barrels systems and even gutter-less systems (which are …

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How To Make A Solar Water Distiller

How To Make A Solar Water Distiller Learn how to make a solar water distiller and have clean drinking water in an emergency situation. I think making a solar water distiller will not only give you peace of mind you can make clean drinking water from tainted water sources in an emergency but also having …

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