Alan Urban

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23 Prepper Items To Look For at the Goodwill Store

23 Prepper Items To Look For at the Goodwill Store - Here are some things I've seen at the Goodwill Store: tools, blankets, candles, hunting gear, cast iron pans, camping supplies, canning equipment, and much more. For more ideas, check out this list of prepper items to look for at Goodwill.

The number one complaint I hear from new preppers is that prepping is too expensive. You have to buy so much food and so many supplies, but most people have very little disposable income. My advice to them: Spend more …

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Products To Stop Buying And Start Making At Home

I don't know about you, but I am sick and tired of going to the grocery store.

I don’t know about you, but I am sick and tired of going to the grocery store. Every time I go, I either can’t find something I’m looking for, or I have to sort through thousands of options. I usually …

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Guide to Making Activated Charcoal

Anyone living off the grid or preparing for a major disaster should learn about activated charcoal.

Anyone living off the grid or preparing for a major disaster should learn about activated charcoal. Why? Because it could literally save your life. Emergency rooms all over the world regularly use activated charcoal to treat certain types of poisonings. …

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How To Buy Land Even If You Have Almost No Money

There are countless people who would love to buy a little piece of land and start a survival homestead, but because they don’t make much money and/or don’t have a lot of savings, they assume it will never happen.

There are countless people who would love to buy a little piece of land and start a survival homestead, but because they don’t make much money and/or don’t have a lot of savings, they assume it will never happen. The …

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Survival Tips for Brand New Preppers

Every year, nearly a million new preppers get online and try to figure out how to get ready for the next major disaster.

Every year, nearly a million new preppers get online and try to figure out how to get ready for the next major disaster. And since there are literally thousands of articles on the topic, it can be very overwhelming. If …

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The 10 Best Trees for Homesteaders and Preppers

Whether you're trying to save money, prepare for a long-term disaster, or simply want to be as self-sufficient as possible, one of the best things you can do is plant lots of trees.

Whether you’re trying to save money, prepare for a long-term disaster, or simply want to be as self-sufficient as possible, one of the best things you can do is plant lots of trees. There are countless benefits of having some …

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Thousands Of Survival Uses For Household Items

In case you haven't heard of it, MacGyver was a popular TV show in the 80s. The title character is a genius who works as a field agent for DXS, a fictional U.S. intelligence agency.

In case you haven’t heard of it, MacGyver was a popular TV show in the 80s. The title character is a genius who works as a field agent for DXS, a fictional U.S. intelligence agency. What most people remember about …

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Turn a 2-Liter Bottle Into a Homemade Gas Mask

Here's a fun DIY project for you. You can turn a 2-liter bottle into a gas mask that will protect you from things like pepper spray and tear gas.

Here’s a fun DIY project for you. You can turn a 2-liter bottle into a gas mask that will protect you from things like pepper spray and tear gas.   Why Build a Gas Mask? You might not think protection …

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How To Make Your Own Gunpowder

How To Make Your Own Gunpowder - Now before you decide it's not worth the cost and hit the back button, keep mind that in the long run, you will save a lot of money. Especially if you're somebody who goes shooting on a regular basis. That's why personally, I think it's worth the effort.

Before I explain how to make gunpowder, I’m going to be honest with you about something: The equipment you need to make ammo is, unfortunately, a bit expensive. In fact, you will probably spend several hundred dollars on a handloading …

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Toilet Paper Alternatives After The SHTF

Toilet paper is one of those things everybody takes for granted. What about toilet paper alternatives? Desperate times call for desperate measures!

Every good prepper has a stash of extra toilet paper in case of emergency. You probably have some, too. But what if you’re in a disaster that lasts so long, you run out of toilet paper? What are you going …

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