Category: Shelter


How To Turn Garbage Into A Shelter

How To Turn Garbage Into A Shelter - Inspired by good people that actually help build these tiny shelters for the homeless, we all could take some advice and build one for a bug out location.

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. If SHTF and you need a shelter. Look towards the trash and you could find a wealth of building material. Inspired by good people that …

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Apartment Prepping 101 – How to Prep in a Small Apartment

Apartment Prepping 101: How to Prep in a Small Apartment - People who live in small apartments can prep, all it takes is some creativity and effort. Apartment preppers have two main things to worry about: A) Making space for all their supplies, and B) Protecting those supplies.

The average apartment in the United States is approximately 1,000-square-feet in size. If you think about it, that’s not very much (some people’s apartments are actually way smaller). This could cause someone to think, “Well I certainly don’t have enough space to become a prepper“, but this would be a lie. The truth is, people …

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30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

Les Stroud is my all time favorite survivalist, there is no one that even comes close. Take these 30 great tips from a real pro. I have looked up to Les Stroud for years, I do not like fake survival shows and people who think they know all the right stuff and show garbage just …

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How To Build a Debris Hut

How To Build a Debris Hut - The debris shelter has saved a lot of people from death, it is one of the best survival shelters there is. You do not need any materials from the "man made world" in order to keep warm.

This shelter is one of the simplest and most versatile. It is made of sticks and branches, covered with leaves and other debris materials, hence the name. How To Build a Debris Hut – The debris shelter has saved a lot of people from death, it is one of the best survival shelters there is. …

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12 Strange and Creative Camping Tents

12 Strange and Creative Camping Tents - The name says it all.... Some are just plain crazy but I can see some that would be really handy and cool to have. This post is just to see whats available and whats coming out. If you have no bug out location or an alternative place to stay if SHTF and you have to leave your house a tent would not be a bad idea, especially the light travel ready ones.

Check out these 12 strange and creative camping tents and see how the other half want to¬†camp! ūüėČ The name says it all…. Some are just plain crazy but I can see some that would be really handy and cool to have. This post is just to see whats available and whats coming out. Tell …

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DIY Wood Burning Sauna

DIY Wood Burning Sauna - I would even go as to search forums and online salvage websites for free wood to build the hut, even a good old pallet or two would work well.

I found a cool DIY project I think everyone would enjoy, pre and post SHTF. A DIY wood burning sauna. Cool right? This project will not cost you an arm or a leg or a gym membership either, you could find a lot of the items needed on craigslist. I would even go as to …

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DIY Scalable Solar Power System – On a Budget

DIY Scalable Solar Power System - On a Budget - Solar power can be a preppers best friend if SHTF and also can cause a lot of headaches and confusion if you know nothing about it. Kinda like me, I want a system at my house, I just find the whole thing to confusing to grasp. This article helped me a lot.

Get a DIY scalable solar power system on a budget…. I recently discovered a website that has lots of great info, I have spent a few days now looking at articles and hand picking awesome tutorials and great info we all, including for my own use. Solar power can be a preppers best friend if …

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The Awesome Pop-Up Bug Out Shelter For A Bicycle

The Awesome Pop-Up Bug Out Shelter For A Bicycle - Christened the Midget Bushtrekka, the trailer has been specifically designed by Kamp-Rite for bicycle touring. Great if you have no vehicle to bug out in. Tell me your thoughts over at our Facebook page.

If an EMP hits all of our cars and RV’s are useless. Having a bicycle¬†for a backup bug out vehicle is always advisable. That being said, there is an option for shelter when bugging out on a bike too. It is a pop up shelter with storage. On the full article below they show you …

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10 Houses And Bunkers That Will Get You Through The Apocalypse

10 Houses And Bunkers That Will Get You Through The Apocalypse - I found a collection of 10 houses and bunkers that are either so remote or so darn well built zombies or even a marauding bunch of looters would never get into. You really have to see them to believe they really exist.

I found a collection of 10 houses and bunkers that are either so remote or so darn well built zombies or even a marauding bunch of looters would never get into. You really have to see them to believe they really exist. Check them out! 10 Houses And Bunkers That Will Get You Through The Apocalypse

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Two-Story A-Frame Cabin

Two-Story A-Frame CabinOver at relaxshacks.blogspot.com they have a video and the plans available for you to build this half A frame tiny house/cabin for around $2000. If you utilize the internet, you maybe able to find the materials needed for this build either at a reduced price or maybe free from websites like craigslist or your local classifieds.

This tiny house could change your life if more ways than you can imagine! If you are like me and can’t afford a big fancy cabin for a retreat or even a bug out shelter, this 2 story, half A frame tiny house may just be your saving grace. Yes it’s small but if SHTF, …

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