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This is a great DIY project and would make a great addition to anyone’s preps.
If you are still confused as to what this does, it is really quite simple and clever. It is a water pump that needs no energy input other than water flowing from a higher point to a lower point.
If SHTF and the power goes this will still work and pump water with no electricity.
This is vital if you plan to stay put either at a bug out location or a temporary residence.
You can build this for around $100 and maybe less if you locate free PVC or parts off Craigslist.
Check out the full article below and if you make one please post pictures on our Facebook page. We love to see what you guys and gals build.
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
Do you remember the old root cellars our great-grandparents used to have? In fact, they probably built it themselves, right in their back yard.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then you need 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 reveal how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.
- America's Natural Nuclear Bunkers: Find the Closest One to Your Home
- 56 Items to Stockpile in Your Easy Cellar