Category: 5 Gallon Buckets

5 Gallon Buckets can be a valuable commodity when SHTF. Get lot's of projects and lot's of reasons to start stockpiling 5 gallon buckets.

DIY Vertical Garden Planter From a 55 Gallon Plastic Barrel

DIY Vertical Garden Planter From a 55 Gallon Plastic Barrel -- This great DIY Vertical Garden Planter can help you grow a lot of food or plants in a small space. This project is easy, cheap and great fun.

The soils are heating up a little more each day. We are going to be planting all the things before you know it. For some plants the soil needs to heat up to about 70 degrees.   i dont think u …

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5 Survival Uses for 5 Gallon Buckets

There are certain resources in the prepping game that are so multi-use it's insane.

There are certain resources in the prepping game that are so multi-use it’s insane. There are many but the 5 gallon bucket is a monster. It can be used for so many things. However, they stand out because you can …

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The Benefits of Food Storage Buckets

One of the most terrible parts of disaster recovery is the realization that survivors must depend on outside sources for their needs.

One of the most terrible parts of disaster recovery is the realization that survivors must depend on outside sources for their needs. When the trucks stop running because of damage to roads and flooding, things like food and medicine stop …

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A Focus on Food and Buckets

There are all sorts of ways to focus on food storage. There is a huge market out there for those interested in food storage.

There are all sorts of ways to focus on food storage. There is a huge market out there for those interested in food storage. You could either be dealing with a freeze-dried food company or a survival bar company. It’s …

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Understanding Skill Sets and Training Them

While prepper gear has gotten much better than it used to be. It is still not the total answer.

While prepper gear has gotten much better than it used to be. It is still not the total answer. There was a time when visiting a prepping website and looking at gear was like stepping into the frames of a …

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Running a 5k, 10k or Marathon for Survival

Its easy to look at those guys who are dressed funny and running every morning and say "Whats with all the running?"

Its easy to look at those guys who are dressed funny and running every morning and say “Whats with all the running?” Its always easy to watch from afar and assume. As people with a preparedness mindsets, we know that …

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Make Your Own Ration Bars

Make Your Own Ration Bars - This article is about making your own ration bars. You are going to make better ration bars than most. A lot of this is because you know what you like and you know where your ingredients come from.

The food that you use to carry your through a survival stretch or a survival situation is of the utmost importance. In short term survival your food sources will look much differently than those types of food that you use …

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21 Refreshing Redneck Recipes And Camping Food Ideas

21 Refreshing Redneck Recipes And Camping Food Ideas - No one can deny that a good meal boosts morale. In survival you need a continuous boost of morale. You need it over and over again. The beauty of the survivor is that one can be strung along by good food and hope when all else fails.

Good food can make all the difference in this world. Its the reason we still go home to momma and the reason we stay up watching cooking shows. The right meal at the right time is so full of power. …

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15 Brilliant Uses for Five Gallon Buckets

15 Brilliant Uses for Five Gallon Buckets - And the best thing about them: You can get them for free! Just visit local restaurants, bakeries, grocery stores, and other places and start chatting up the workers. Oftentimes they'll just give you their used buckets since they were going to throw them out anyway.

Whether you think of yourself as a prepper, a homesteader, or both, you should be stockpiling five-gallon buckets. As a prepper, they’re great for food storage, building rocket stoves, making water filters, and more. And as a homesteader, they’re great …

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How To Choose The Right Rainwater Tank

How To Choose The Right Rainwater Tank — I am sad to say that the subject of collecting your own rainwater is getting more and more controversial because states are starting to make this illegal. I can't say I agree with the reasoning, but I can guess it comes down to money.

I am sad to say that the subject of collecting your own rainwater is getting more and more controversial because states are starting to make this illegal. I can’t say I agree with the reasoning, but I can guess it comes down …

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