Category: Security

Situational Awareness: How You Can Master Survival, Work and Life

Situational Awareness: How You Can Master Survival, Work and Life - Arguably one of the most important skills to have going into 2017, situational awareness is tough one to understand. SA is an even harder thing to employ because it requires focus and diligence in most aspects of your life.

Arguably one of the most important skills to have going into 2017, situational awareness is tough one to understand. SA is an even harder thing to employ because it requires focus and diligence in most aspects of your life. It …

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Lessons Learned as a First Responder to Hurricane Harvey

Lessons Learned as a First Responder to Hurricane Harvey - As preppers these disaster events are incredible. Not just from the aspect of reaffirming our actions but also from the standpoint of learning.

Hurricane Harvey will be remembered for years to come. There is no getting around it. The events that followed were as terrifying as any human experience for the people on the ground floor. As preppers these disaster events are incredible. …

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Preventing Garage Door Break-Ins – The 6 Second Break-In

Preventing Garage Door Break-Ins – The 6 Second Break-In - One method that has been gaining traction for breaking into homes with garage doors has been dubbed “The 6 Second Break In.” With a little pressure and a coat hanger, an intruder can quietly enter your home through the garage, regardless of whether you are home or not. A garage can be a convenience, but don’t let it be the weakness as an easy entry point for your home.

Have you ever been the victim of a break-in? It’s a scary event. No matter how prepared you are for it… a break-in will still catch you off guard. It is never something you expect, but it can be something …

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How to Maximize the Range of your FRS/GMRS Radios

How to Maximize the Range of your FRS/GMRS Radios - If you asked anyone who owns a radio what they would most like to improve on their radios, the chances are most of them would emphatically say ‘more range’. I have to agree with this too.

If you asked anyone who owns a radio what they would most like to improve on their radios, the chances are most of them would emphatically say ‘more range’. I have to agree with this too. Now, when we talk about …

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DIY Living Fences: How-To, Advantages and Tips

DIY Living Fences: How-To, Advantages and Tips - What a perfect addition to any sized garden. Cheap and easy to do, you would be mad not to have this type of fence in your garden.

I think I will be doing this very soon. What a perfect addition to any sized garden. Cheap and easy to do, you would be mad not to have this type of fence in your garden. Having the fence around …

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Outdoor Home Security without Advertising that You are a Prepper

Outdoor Home Security without Advertising that You are a Prepper - The great thing about home security is that it is not that hard. You just need to look at your home as if you were a potential intruder, scavenger, or thief.

You could set up your home to look like a Fort Knox- but that might not fly with the neighbors and could raise a few red flags for would-be-intruders. “What’s so valuable that they could be protecting in there?” is …

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Prepping Step By Step: Survival Caching

Prepping Step By Step: Survival Caching - These caches can be great moral boosters. They an also allow you to travel faster early on with a lighter pack. The management of survival caches can change everything if you are smart about them.

There are many parts to the bugout. I don’t know that there is a piece of the prepper world that is more tied to the movement like the bugout. Still, I continuously see the bugout underestimated by many of the …

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The 7 Best Home Security Systems and Why You Need Them

The 7 Best Home Security Systems and Why You Need Them - Did you know that homes without security systems in place are more than 300% more likely to be broken into? And did you know that the most frequently burglarized homes in the U.S. had an annual income less than $35K? That covers the majority of preppers, given our modest lifestyle.

Did you know that homes without security systems in place are more than 300% more likely to be broken into? And did you know that the most frequently burglarized homes in the U.S. had an annual income less than $35K? …

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Security, Hiding Your Preps In Plain Sight

Security, Hiding Your Preps It In Plain Sight - Home security is a critical aspect of preparedness. Your preps will be all for naught if someone steals them. If a thief were to break into your house, how easy would it be for them to find your valuables?

Home security is a critical aspect of preparedness. Your preps will be all for naught if someone steals them. If a thief were to break into your house, how easy would it be for them to find your valuables? This is just …

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12 Life Saving Security Insights For Preppers

12 Life Saving Security Insights For Preppers - Keeping an open mind will be the only thing that gives you the adaptability that survival demands. You will need skill and luck to deal with the unforeseen. Skill you can get. Luck is a different animal altogether, but luck favors the prepared.

In order to survive the end of the world preppers will need the skills to rebuild and maintain. These skills encompass everything from hunting skills to being able to fabricate all your necessary items. This can be quite overwhelming, and …

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