Category: Security

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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3 Less Than Lethal Weapons for Self Defense

The best place to start this conversation is on the subject of lethality.

The best place to start this conversation is on the subject of lethality. The truth about violence between individuals is that no one really knows how it will play out. While it might seem like using “less than lethal” weapons …

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How To Make Survival Cement

How To Make Survival Cement - Survival cement has been used throughout history in countless ways. It is simple to make, the ingredients are easy to come by and it is one of the most durable resources available in a primitive situation.

OK, so you want to build something, and you want it to be more permanent than wood. Cement or concrete is what you need but of course, since the SHTF you can’t go to your local hardware store and by …

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How To Build DIY Survival Shelters To Survive Through The Night

How To Build DIY Survival Shelters To Survive Through The Night - This article is all about how to build DIY survival shelters and survive a night in the wild. Would you be able to make a viable shelter? Not only does it take methods it also takes practice. You have to commit to all of your skills. They will dissolve or never take root if you do not practice them.

While knowing how to build shelter from the woods around you is important and impressive, we have easy to pack materials that are more effective. The ability to build shelters with tools is incredibly important. A great tarp can be …

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Discount Storm Shelters for All Budgets

People like to assume they cannot afford a nice shelter to keep them safe in times of disaster.  People also do not want to put in the work to build their own full-scale shelter for disasters. That is the quiet secret we dont hear much about.  These two options are far from our only ones. We have the ability to do so much more with sheltering from disaster. In fact, there are solutions for anyone if they just want to take a little initiative and do some work. Much of the work is easy but takes a little commitment. 

People like to assume they cannot afford a nice shelter to keep them safe in times of disaster. People also do not want to put in the work to build their own full-scale shelter for disasters. That is the quiet …

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How to Secure Your Router from Hackers

Thieves and big brother will never give up. Avoid hackers, identity theft, and government snooping by learning how to secure your router.

It is important to be aware of what kind of dangers seek you through Wi-Fi connection and how to secure your home router. Today, most homes are filled with a wide range of devices that require an internet connection. Such …

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Hardening Your Home Against Home Invasion

Hardening Your Home Against Home Invasion - As far as my understanding goes it seems that deterrents are one of the most powerful weapons in prepping and safety.

As far as my understanding goes it seems that deterrents are one of the most powerful weapons in prepping and safety. I know there are people out there who have been beaten by life and they are hoping that someone …

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3 Ways To Escape Zip Ties

a man's hands zip tied behind his back

If you want to dig into a scary thought, think about being zip-tied against your will and held by some bad people. Do you know how to escape zip ties if the worst happens? This could happen in a SHTF …

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How To Survive a Deadly Snake Bite

How To Survive a Deadly Snake Bite — When it comes to survival and preparation, many people invest heavily into technologies, gear and equipment. Often overlooked is basic wilderness survival knowledge, like learning what the potential threats are in your city and countryside.

When it comes to survival and preparation, many people invest heavily into technologies, gear and equipment. Often overlooked is basic wilderness survival knowledge, like learning what the potential threats are in your city and countryside. It’s one thing being ready …

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