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If you are thinking about getting off the grid sooner rather than later this article will be a great read. Actually getting off the grid fully is hard work and can cost a lot of money but once you are self reliant, it all will be worth it. offgridworld.com has a really good article that gives you help on what to look for and do before you actually get off the grid.
Even if you can’t get fully off the grid you maybe able to tale a free of these and apply them to your house or bug out location and be more self reliant. See the full article below:
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
If you can't afford the box culvert option you can look into is building a backyard root cellar that can be used as a bunker.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then check out Easy Cellar.
Easy Cellar will show you:
- How to choose the ideal site
- Cost-effective building methods
- How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
- How to conceal your bunker
- Affordable basic life support options
Easy Cellar will also show you how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.