Category: Prepper Tools

Duct Tape EDC for Preppers

Duct Tape EDC - Some articles are more fun than others. There is always that running joke that anything can be fixed using duct tape. The truth is that duct tape can certainly improve your ability to survive as well. I am sure you would be hard pressed to find a bugout bag that doesn't include duct tape because of its versatility. The article starts off with a few simple methods for duct tape use in a survival situation. From there it gets much more creative with the uses.

What are the most important parts of the prepper’s toolkit? There are many but it’s hard to ignore the multi-use functionality of duct tape. Some preppers wrap it around their Nalgene bottle. Others put a few wraps around a Bic …

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Buying a Realistic Bugout Vehicle

Buying a Realistic Bugout Vehicle — We have all seen those fantasy bugout vehicles with gun turrets and the like hanging off of them. They are heavily armored and look like something out a movie.

There is no getting around the fact that you need a bugout location. These could be varied. Maybe your bugout is very far away or maybe its pretty close by.  Either way, you need an answer if things get bad …

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The Cherokees Used Trees for Food, Medicine, and Survival

How Cherokees Used Trees for Food, Medicine, and Craft — There are those articles that stir ideas, that offer small smatterings of information often prefaced with a bold title. These articles are very important to the content of the community.

There are a lot of natural resources out there for you to take advantage of in an SHTF scenario. The most overlooked resource of them all are trees.  How many varieties of trees do you know? Are you aware of …

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The Prepper’s Dictionary

The Prepper’s Dictionary — Nothing is more confusing than jargon when you are trying to learn about something new, and the prepping and survival world is full of it. Acronyms like BOB and EDC and OPSEC. Terms like "bugging in" and "grey man."

There are a number of prepper words and acronyms that make up this wacky world we all operate in. Some of the words are pulled from the military origin and others are unique to the prepping experience.    Many of …

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Don’t Overlook These 6 Preps

We are all familiar with the prepping staples. Things like food, water, shelter, fire, and security just make sense to us all. 

We are all familiar with the prepping staples. Things like food, water, shelter, fire, and security just make sense to us all.    What about the items we dont think about? What about those overlooked prepping resources that just dont …

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Powerful Herbs and Cold Remedies

Herbal Cold and Congestion Remedies The time to prepare your herbal remedies is not in the depths of the winter. Depending on what remedies you are looking to use in the fall and winter season. Spring is really the best time to consider your remedies preparations.

There used to be an allergy season. Do you remember the time when allergies struck one time and then they went away? Now it seems that we have a never-ending season of allergies. It could be from many things and …

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Maintaining A Steady Supply of Water

Maintaining A Steady Supply of Water — We often give thought to the various situations where water is no longer available to us.

Water is one of the most important prepping resources that you can concern yourself with. In fact, it’s probably the most important. We dont understand that because it’s always there. It’s like taking air away. If we lost air we …

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The War Against Germs and Parasites

The War Against Germs and Parasites — This is a very interesting article about germs and parasites attributed to wild game. Much is written about how to procure wild game and how to hunt it quietly in a post SHTF situation. There are even some great article on butchering and storing meat.

There are many things that happen in an SHTF scenario. From dealing with looters to addressing issues of scarcity, a large disaster has a lot of stuff going on.   So much so that there are many things that we …

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DIY 5-Gallon Chicken Waterer

DIY 5-Gallon Chicken Waterer —For anyone who is homesteading or is just interested in having a chicken coop of their own, a convenient water supply can eliminate a lot of work. There is plenty to be done on a homestead, and one less thing to worry about can make a big difference.

Many Americans have decided its time to enjoy their own inputs. In other words, its time to start producing food on our own land. Image: Instructable.com Not everyone has this kind of land or capability, however, those that are willing …

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Books To Help Newbies Prepare

Books To Help Newbies Prepare — There are thousands of articles, posts, stories, and how-to books out there on just about any subject you could ever want to learn about. When it comes to being prepared though, the pool of information to pull from gets smaller.

Ahh! The building of a powerful prepper library. What an undertaking. This is something to behold.  We live in an age of digital information and its very easy to eschew those dusty old jacketed books for something better! Something digital. …

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