SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page.
Consider this as an option either for a total off the grid move or a bug out or recreational cabin. This house / cabin was built for under 5000 dollars and even tho it was a few years ago, the price of wood etc hasn’t really risen that much.
Even better is, now it is even easier to get wood free from places like craigslist etc. To see this house / cabin see the link below. It is a great website that I think you all will love and you can really get a grasp how awesome this could be for someone who is looking to build a house for cheap and be off the grid and no bills to pay.
This would make a perfect bug out location or a nice weekend retreat or if you really want to make the move to completely go debt free and live off the grid, this article will be your stepping stone. If you actually do, please head on over to our Facebook page and post photos.
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.