Category: Prepper Tools


Best Tactical Folding Knife

Best Tactical Folding Knife - Some critics of tactical folding knives claim that the design of tactical folding knives is not perfectly suited for individuals to fight when it is compared to fixed blade fighting or combat knives. The very common nature of tactical folding knife means that its blade will be deployed and generally has to be retrieved during a fight.

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. The tactical knife is a knife of such kind that has one or more military features and designed for extreme situation uses. Basically, the tactical …

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Should You First Prep for Doomsday or for Emergencies?

Should You First Prep for Doomsday or for Emergencies? - So often we think that doomsday has to be a collective. There is nothing collective about doomsday. Instead, it is a very personal thing. You are looking out for your survival, right? If that means you against the world or you against the hurricane, it really doesn't matter that much.

Regional disaster is something that people are dealing with all the time. It would seem that the west coast of the nation is going to start to build that level of preparedness into their process when it comes to dealing with wildfires. We are watching something unprecedented take place. If the world is evolving in …

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Eco-Friendly Gardening

Eco-Friendly Gardening - All gardens, no matter how big or small are indeed beneficial to our planet! Gardens encourage wildlife, purifies the air, minimizes heatwaves, creates a pleasant atmosphere and much more.

All gardens, no matter how big or small are indeed beneficial to our planet! Gardens encourage wildlife, purifies the air, minimizes heatwaves, creates a pleasant atmosphere and much more. However, sometimes we tend to rely too much on artificial products to help us create the paradise we yearn for, which in most cases have a …

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Duct Tape Backpacking Pack

Duct Tape Backpacking Pack - If you find your self in a SHTF situation without a bug out bag or maybe you find your self in a situation where you rip or tear and the bag becomes unusable, this is by no means ideal but will suffice in this kind of situation. This is no wimpy school backpack. Made mainly of duct tape and some PVC pipe it is light weight yet durable.

Duct tape can save your ass in an emergency, this is a great example of how you can make a strong reliable backpack to bug out if SHTF. If you find your self in a SHTF situation without a bug out bag or maybe you find your self in a situation where you rip or …

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The Many Uses of Borax

The Many Uses of Borax - Those strange white powders. Its very important for your preparedness system to include in your inventory.

Those strange white powders. Its very important for your preparedness system to include in your inventory. It should sit up on the shelf right next to your bleach. Why is it vital? Well, if I tell you than you wont want to read the article and the author has done a great job with offering …

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How to Choose a Bug-Out Bag

How to Choose a Bug-Out Bag - The bag out bag is of the utmost importance and is one purchase that is so uniquely you. That is what makes this article very interesting.

This is one of those topics where you can go really deep. Choosing bags is a wormhole that you can spend days going down. There are reviews and ads. Thanks to google you will also be tempted on the daily basis by everything you have been looking at. The bag out bag is of the …

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That’s When He Bought a Goat…

That’s When He Bought a Goat… - This article is a great look at how one persons goat purchase changed his world. If only it could be so simple. You will enjoy this simple but enjoyable read on one persons journey.

The best stories about self reliance have one thing in common…goats! That is a joke but its not that far off. There is a calling up and down the coasts and into the deepest parts of the world. Its the calling to survive for more than a simple paycheck. There are people out there who …

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Upgrade your EDC and Conquer the Family Day Trip

Upgrade your EDC and Conquer the Family Day Trip - The author has some great pictures of what he includes in the day pack. There are also links to the items so that you can get a better look on specs and other details. The time has come for you to consider your own EDC.

Lately we have seen EDC explode in popularity. I am not really sure what its linked to but I have to imagine it has both to do with the threats we face as a nation and the demands of the technology that we use. If our lives are dependent on things like phones and tablets …

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Dust Mask From Scraps

Dust Mask From Scraps - This one is very interesting. Believe it or not creating a dust mask from a bra is actually very effective. This design is even more impressive and allows for a little more leeway and upgrading if you are in a situation that requires it. These were not designed for things like a pandemic or nuclear war but if you have them around they will be incrementally better than not having them.

The dust mask could prove to be crucial in many instances. I have seen various iterations of creating dust masks in survival scenarios from scrap materials. This one is very interesting. Believe it or not creating a dust mask from a bra is actually very effective. This design is even more impressive and allows for …

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Preparing for a Hurricane: 15 Last Minute Ways to Get Ready

Preparing for a Hurricane: 15 Last Minute Ways to Get Ready - Our hearts go out to the Americans who are preparing to face another massive storm. It would seem they come each year to test our resolve. I can only hope that anyone who finds themselves in the path of a powerful storm like this is ready.

We will find ourselves in this moment. If you live in an area that faces off with one of natures mightiest monsters you will find yourself looking down the barrel of a loaded hurricane. There are few things as agonizing as the approach of a large storm. The best way to deal with this haunting …

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