Category: Prepper Tools

10 Non-Power Tools You Need for Survival

10 Non-Power Tools You Need for Survival — Good old hand powered worked back when and will again if it ever hits the fan.

Having power tools at your home or bug out location is a great way to perform repairs when the time calls. But what would you do if the power went out and you had no way of recharging your batteries, …

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Emergency Lighting Under 9 Bucks

Emergency Lighting Under 9 Bucks — The Luna LED Light is an awesome, very cheap prepping item I would highly recommend to have not only for the home, in case of a power cut, but to keep in a bug out bag and for camping!

Affordable emergency lighting is now at your fingertips! The Luna LED Light is an awesome, very cheap prepping item I would highly recommend to have not only for the home, in case of a power cut, but to keep in a …

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DIY Simple Soda Bottle Mousetrap

DIY Simple Soda Bottle Mousetrap — DIY pest control is a great way to save money, and may even be a necessity if professional pest control is out of reach. Store bought poison or natural repellents work especially well for a lot of pests, but poison can be dangerous to your family and natural options don’t quite cut it for bigger pests like mice.

Pests will equal death when you are in an SHTF situation. This is a historical situation that has played out many times over and over again. This simple DIY soda bottle mousetrap gives you some options when the mice start …

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10 Awesome Things To Make With 55 Gallon Plastic Barrels

10 Awesome Things To Make With 55 Gallon Plastic Barrels — Now that Spring is here I wanted to go hunting for some fun upcycling projects for myself. I came across a lot of new and interesting projects, but none as awesome as this one I am sharing with you all today.

I came across a lot of new and interesting projects, but none as awesome as this one I am sharing with you all today. Because I live on a small homestead, I understand the value of reusing things. It is …

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How Not to Die: 20 Survival Tips You Must Know

Survival skills aren’t just for the adventurous mountain climber; anyone can find themselves in a dangerous situation where survival is threatened.  Popular Mechanics has a list of survival tips that address situations anyone can get in.  To drive the point …

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Top Three Weapons for Home Defense

For a long time we have thought about home defense as something that happens when a person enters your home that is uninvited. A break in and what follows often constitutes what home defense might look like.

For a long time we have thought about home defense as something that happens when a person enters your home that is uninvited. A break in and what follows often constitutes what home defense might look like. The truth is …

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How to Quiet a Noisy Generator

How to Quiet a Noisy Generator — Without power, everything will stop working and the discomfort people will experience would be difficult to ignore. Having a generator becomes crucial for every household, especially for those experiencing frequent power blackouts.

Having access to electricity has become a basic need for the modern man, regardless if he lives in the city or in the mountains. Without power, everything will stop working and the discomfort people will experience would be difficult to …

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The Simple but Effective Shemagh

The shemagh is a power survival tool that answers the call in all sorts of situations.

The shemagh is a power survival tool that answers the call in all sorts of situations. We are going to look at a number of uses that the shemagh can help with. These will be diverse and will only scratch …

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Build Your Own Solar Thermal Panel

The free resource of the sun can be used in many ways. One of the best is to generate warm water with a solar thermal panel. Build Your Own Solar Thermal Panel There is nothing better than warming yourself in …

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The Essential Prepper’s Library: 25 Books Every Prepared Family Should Own

25 Books Every Prepared Family Should Own — Preppers tend to be information junkies. We surf the net, participate in forums, and download PDFs with abandon. You need to have some in a physical format.

E-books are a great way to store a lot of information in a teeny tiny space, but what happens when the grid goes down? Preppers tend to be information junkies. We surf the net, participate in forums, and download PDFs …

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