Category: Free Resources


Run Your Dryer on Free Energy – Easy $$ Savings

Run Your Dryer on Free Energy - Easy $$ Savings - This has to be one of the coolest DIY projects I have seen in a while. Who doesn't like FREE energy.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. This has to be one of the coolest DIY projects I have seen in a while. Who doesn’t like FREE energy. After reading this instructable article, …

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How To Monitor Real Time U.S. Radiation Levels Online

How To Monitor Real Time U.S. Radiation Levels Online - These maps are just to give you a basic idea of the environment in the U.S. if you really want to invest in radiation monitoring in case of a disaster, dirty bomb attack, or full scale nuclear war, then you need to buy a personal radiation detector or Geiger counter.

U.S. Radiation Levels Online.. Never be in the dark again! Nuclear radiation is obviously nothing to take lightly and there are ways to measure and determine if there are dangerous levels of radiation in the area. These are great websites offering radiation monitoring results, all results are within a 24hr period and updated daily. I …

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How to Build Inexpensive Basement Storage Shelves

How to Build Inexpensive Basement Storage Shelves - This storage could be made to fit any room but the most obviously place is a basement, if you have one. Read on to see the tutorial which has a lot of pics to help you along the way!

Having room to store your preps is always going to be a tough one. Shelving and storage is expensive and could cost in the hundreds if not considerably more. My family and I have a small house and we have plenty of storage issues! So I did what I do best and started searching for ideas and …

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98 Free Shed Plans and Free Do It Yourself Building Guides

98 Free Shed Plans and Free Do It Yourself Building Guides - The great thing about building your own shed is you can used reclaimed wood and materials. Pallets are easy and almost all the time free on Craigslist (make sure you only get "HT" heat treated) just separate all the wood on the pallet and before you know it you will have amassed a great pile of reclaimed wood.

Get busy in the garden and have the shed of your dreams. Browse through 98 free shed plans & free DIY building guides. Who doesn’t like looking at FREE plans? I know I do…. As you all may know I made my self a 7 by 7 x 8  man cave / shed and I …

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How To Make a Powerful Modern DIY HDTV Antenna

How To Make a Powerful Modern DIY HDTV Antenna - Save a ton of money year over year by building your own HDTV antenna. Stock up on food or prepper gear with the money you save.

Are you paying hundreds of dollars a month for cable or satellite TV? Chances are you probably are. Or, are you struggling to pay for TV and can’t afford to buy a HDTV Ariel?  Sit back and think about this… do you really watch all of the 200+ channels? NO you don’t… on average we …

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55 FREE Survival Downloads and Handbooks

55 Survival Downloads and Handbooks - I have all of these articles downloaded on my computer and some day soon I will print these all out for when SHTF. Subjects include Pioneering, SHTF, Engineering, Urban Gardening, Defense, and more.

You can’t beat FREE. I have all of these articles downloaded on my computer in PDF and hopefully someday printed (need a free printer tho lol) … The downloads and handbooks are top notch by great authors and institutions. They are definitely worth your time downloading them. If you have no time now, bookmark the page and share with …

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16 Foods You Can Regrow From Scraps

16 Foods You Can Regrow From Scraps - Become self sufficient and save a lot of cash by regrowing food from your scraps today! I do this all year round. I have literally saved thousands over years that I have been doing this!

Become self sufficient and save a lot of cash by regrowing food from your scraps today! I do this all year round. I have literally saved thousands over years that I have been doing this! I have tried this with garlic and have enjoyed free garlic now for about 2 years. I am happy knowing …

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7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs

7 Free Solar Water Heating System Designs - You can explore the various types of solar water heater designs, follow the guidelines and build an easy and affordable solar hot water heater.

Solar water heating systems are easy to build as a DIY project. They also have offer a cost-effective way to generate hot water for your home. These solar water heating designs are fairly simple and low cost, and will save you money (a LOT in some cases). You can actually save quite a bit with …

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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 I need to reiterate and go over the fundamentals of the top 2 preppers best …

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The Realities Of Tooth Removal In A SHTF Situation

The Realities Of Tooth Removal In A SHTF Situation - Here is the bottom line on removing teeth. I've been doing it for almost 35 years, and I would be lying if I told you that I thought I could unload one of my own without proper instruments and sufficient local anesthetic. Without "novocaine," taking out an infected or acutely inflamed permanent tooth would be more difficult that using a pliers to remove one of your fingernails. Even if you managed to remove a portion of the tooth, whatever remains will still provide a nice dinner for every bacteria that enters your mouth. Post-extraction infection can be life-threatening, especially if the source of that infection is still nestled in your jaw bone. Even the most potent antibiotics wouldn't control the infection for long.

There are few things in life that can alter physical, mental and emotional states as quickly as a severe toothache. Assuming the offending tooth needs to be removed due to either infection or trauma, it would be prudent to seek the services of a qualified professional. However, if the SHTF prepper has a chopper or …

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