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.

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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15 Fruits and Veggies You Can Grow in Buckets

15 Fruits and Veggies You Can Grow in Buckets - Check out this article for more info on fruits and vegetables that grow well in buckets.

I’ve met many people who, although they’d love to have a garden, complain that they simply don’t have enough space. They live in apartments or small houses and have nothing more than a balcony or back porch, so they assume …

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Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101

Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101 - There are so many projects you can do with pallets and buckets. My favorite is building an entire cabin from pallets, and making a swamp cooler from a bucket.

I personally agree that pallets and buckets could be worth much more than real gold in an emergency… Preppers gold isn’t just the precious metal. I have covered lots on this subject but after the article I am sharing with you …

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How long Will Your Water Storage Last?

How long Will Your Water Storage Last? — How much water do you think you use on a daily basis? Depending on your personal hygiene preferences: 5 gallons? 10 gallons? 20 gallons? According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the average American uses 80 – 100 gallons of water per day! In fact, over 410 billion gallons of water are withdrawn from the country’s water supply each day!

How long Will Your Water Storage Last? How much water do you think you use on a daily basis? Depending on your personal hygiene preferences:  5 gallons? 10 gallons? 20 gallons? According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the average American …

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Stores That Hand Out 5 Gallon Buckets Free

I don’t know about you, but I use 5-gallon buckets for tons of things. I mix fertilizer in them, bring fish home in them, and brew compost tea in them. And if I can get my 5-gallon buckets for free, …

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The Truth About Water Storage

Our first-world approach to water is very interesting. For many in the world, they drink water that we wouldn’t even step in with our shoes on! That is real. That water also kills many of the people who drink it.  …

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Growing Potatoes for Real Calories in Survival

DIY Growing Potato Tower With Turning Bins - With this growing potato tower made of bins, we offer a DIY solution which is very easy to heighten your potato yield just by turning the inside bin!

Image Credit: instructables.comWhen you get right down to it growing food and food storage is about calories. We all need calories to keep our machines going. The machine requires tremendous calories. If you are working all day to survive you …

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How To Make Your Own Air Conditioner

How To Make Your Own Air Conditioner - During the warm weather months, I thought it would be a great idea to share with you a video on how to make a DIY air conditioner. Air conditioning is one of those things that you technically don’t need to survive, but it’s still nice to have. If you live in a hot state like Florida, Arizona or Nevada, then this might even be potentially dangerous.

How to Make Your Own Air Conditioner Air conditioning is one of those things that you technically don’t need to survive, but it’s still nice to have. But there’s one problem with modern day air conditioners- they rely on electricity. …

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DIY Automatic Garden Watering Tool

DIY Automatic Garden Watering Buddy - With this DIY automatic garden watering buddy you will never forget again! This size watering buddy is designed for container plants / veggies but with a little imagination and skill you could easily upscale this and use a 55 gallon barrel.

DIY Automatic Garden Watering Buddy Gardens can be a serious source of food for people with a good chunk of land and the right vegetables. Its not easy to grow lots of food consistently and harvest and store it properly.  It’s …

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Home Food Storage, All You Ever Need To Know

Home Food Storage, All You Ever Need To Know — If you have any questions about food storage I think this article can answer them all, It covers the pro’s and the con’s of food storage and goes deeper than just that.

Home Food Storage, All You Ever Need To Know Storage is always a big issue in any home! This article will help you stockpile a lot of food for any emergency or SHTF situation. If you have any questions about …

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