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Shipping containers outlive their usefulness as cargo carriers within 5 years, and they used to sit abandoned at shipyards for years.
Now, they’re gaining increasing recognition for their durability, adaptability, lightweight, low cost, and ease of stacking.
I have been looking for a shipping container for years now. I have been a little lazy with regard to actually making an effort and actually finding one. But with this guide I found, I can now focus and get a great deal.
For the prepper world, the use for a shipping container is a no-brainer… a bunker. However, I would caution against using a shipping container for a bunker, unless you know what you are doing when reinforcing it. I’d recommend box culverts bunkers instead. Above ground, shipping containers have so many uses for preppers.
Check out the article below and let me know how you get on finding your container!
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