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After watching recent events unfold and speaking to family and friends, my wife and I decided to start prepping. Preparedness is a big part of our lives now and I would be honored to share some knowledge with you. Here at SHTF Prepping & Homesteading Central we gather the best prepping, survival, homesteading and DIY articles from around the web. - "Those who prepare today will survive tomorrow."

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Cheap Cabin Kits Starting At $3860

Cheap Cabin Kits Starting At $3860 — Many of us pine after building or buying a cabin to live in or to have as a nice weekend getaway. (no pun intended with the many of us pine after text lol) I personally would give a body part to own a cabin somewhere remote and off the grid.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. If you want to really be prepared for any survival …

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Forget Shipping Containers Use Box Culverts

Forget Shipping Containers Use Box Culverts - You pay out of your nose for a reinforced shipping container that you hope doesn’t get rusty and leak over time. For a typical reinforced 10ft shipping container you could probably pay about 10k. For the same sized customized concrete culverts you are looking around 6k

After you do a little research, you are going to want to forget shipping containers and use a box culvert bunker instead. If you have looked into building materials for use as a fallout shelter, underground bunker, doomsday bunker, emergency shelter (or whatever …

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How to Build a Campfire

A good campfire doesn’t happen; there is an art to building a campfire correctly. It takes the right tools, the right fuel and a bit of practice to build a campfire correctly. What You Need to Build a Campfire All …

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Tips for Finding Land for an Off-Grid Homestead

It could be the result of a growing desire for sustainability or preparedness. Maybe it took one stressful commute too many. Regardless of the reason, the appeal of an off-grid homestead is undeniable to many.  It’s possible to make this …

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15 Functional And Useful Off Grid Gadgets

15 Functional And Useful Off Grid Gadgets - Well, truth is, even when the grid fails, gadgets will still be a big part in our lives and these 15 off grid gadgets will actually help you in said emergency.

Image Credit: crookedbrains.net When it comes to gadgets, I am your man. I love them, in fact, my wife calls me the “gadget prepper man”. It may seems strange that a prepper and survivalist like myself would be so reliant …

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Emergency Water Purification Calculator

Emergency Water Purification Calculator - In an emergency, to purify drinking water, two methods are most often used. Boiling is the preferred way to purify water, however bleach can be a lifesaver. Both boiling and bleach will kill the bacteria and provide you with purified water to drink.

In an emergency, to purify drinking water, two methods are most often used. Boiling is the preferred way to purify water. Bring water to a rolling boil for 3-5 minutes, keeping in mind that some water will evaporate. Let the …

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Indoor Winter Gardening Tips and Tricks A Must Have In Case The SHTF

Indoor Winter Gardening Tips and Tricks A Must Have In Case The SHTF - I love gardening indoors, I love the smell and the ease of just walking into a room and getting a few tomatoes or a fresh crop of basil or mint. If SHTF or we have adverse weather knowing the tips and tricks of growing food inside could save your life.

Image Credit: familyfoodgarden.com I love gardening indoors, I love the smell and the ease of just walking into a room and getting a few tomatoes or a fresh crop of basil or mint. If SHTF or we have adverse weather …

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Tumbling Your Brass: Why You Should Do It

Tumbling Your Brass: Why You Should Do It - Saving precious dollars on bullets is crucial and allows you to purchase other prepping materials or even to just use the extra cash in normal life.

If you’re a firearm enthusiast, a prepper, or a combination of both, you probably know what reloading is. No, not putting new rounds into your firearm. What I mean by “reloading” is the act of taking your spent casings and …

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5 Power Tools that Every DIYer should have in the Toolbox

5 Power Tools that Every DIYer should have in the Toolbox - If you now confidently say that you have enough knowledge about DIY stuff, the next thing that you need to ask yourself is how knowledgeable are you about the important tools that can help you get things done easily.

With all the information available nowadays, people can now do things on their own. There is no need for the help of professionals and skilled workers in fixing a lot of things at home. The majority of homeowners are now …

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Invest in These 5 Unique Areas of Preparedness to Dominate Disaster

Invest in These 5 Unique Areas of Preparedness to Dominate Disaster - Some of these “investments” will cost actual money and others will be reviews and decisions based on your current process or lack of process.

Image Credit: instructables.com Prepping could see one of the most explosive quarters in its brief history.  As 2017 comes to a close the terror of massive hurricanes, ravaging earthquakes and America’s deadliest mass shooting will be fresh in most of …

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