Category: Shelter

Cheap Cabin Kits Starting At $3860

Cheap Cabin Kits Starting At $3860 — Many of us pine after building or buying a cabin to live in or to have as a nice weekend getaway. (no pun intended with the many of us pine after text lol) I personally would give a body part to own a cabin somewhere remote and off the grid.

If you want to really be prepared for any survival situation, cheap cabin kits need to be on your radar. This could be the perfect bug out location, emergency shelter, or tiny home. You can find cheap cabin kits starting …

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Awesome Pallet Barn Project

Awesome Pallet Barn Project - This pallet barn would be great for animals or to store stuff. Heck, you could even make a room or an office in one if you wanted too. When acquiring pallets, remember to always look for a stamp that says HT… This means heat treated and is safe to touch and build with.

Building with pallets is one of those methods that people can use to prep on the cheap. How about turning a bunch of free pallets into a shed for storage? Do you think you can make a pallet barn? It’s …

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5 Ways To Keep People Off Your Doorstep When SHTF

5 Ways To Keep People Off Your Doorstep When SHTF — If you are bugging in, or for some reason couldn't bug out, these tips may save you and your family's lives and your stockpile. It's no secret that when SHTF, there will be people that want to take advantage of the situation, either by looting, killing and even raping.

If you are bugging in, or for some reason couldn’t bug out, these tips may save you and your family’s lives and your stockpile. It’s no secret that when SHTF, there will be people that want to take advantage of …

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Build an A-Frame Cabin

These instructions for this small A Frame mean much more than just a place to hang out. To some it means there is a sea change in their life.

The small house movement has taken off, I can’t tell you how many times I have been asked how to build an A-frame cabin! People are going crazy about these things. It’s about minimalism. For some, it could be a …

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DIY Bunker Plans

If You’re Going To Bug In, Do It Right: DIY Bunker Plans - What I want to focus on today is the disaster bunker, which is widely thought to be out of reach for most either financially or space wise. This article will go over a few ways you can achieve the goal of having a survival bunker.

DIY bunker plans can be an ideal option for building a disaster bunker. Most people think disaster bunkers are out of reach due to finances or lack of space. Fortunately, there are options. What I want to focus on today …

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Why You Shouldn’t Bury a Shipping Container Bunker Underground

Why You Shouldn’t Bury A Shipping Container Bunker Underground - After reading a few articles and watching quite a lot of videos I have learned that, if done incorrectly, a shipping container can get crushed even with as little as 18 inches of soil overhead! So if you had visions of just digging a deep hold, slapping a shipping container in and burying it, think again!

You could be risking your own life and wasting a lot of money if you bury a shipping container bunker incorrectly. It may sound like a good idea, but there are several reasons why it isn’t. You are probably thinking to …

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Forget Shipping Containers Use Box Culverts for Your Bunker

Forget Shipping Containers Use Box Culverts - You pay out of your nose for a reinforced shipping container that you hope doesn’t get rusty and leak over time. For a typical reinforced 10ft shipping container you could probably pay about 10k. For the same sized customized concrete culverts you are looking around 6k

After you do a little research, you are going to want to forget shipping containers and use a box culvert bunker instead. If you have looked into building materials for use as a fallout shelter, underground bunker, doomsday bunker, emergency shelter (or whatever …

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How To Use Bamboo For Survival

Bamboo is cheap, awesome and invasive. And... it could save your life in an emergency situation. I would consider planting some before it's too late! And while you're waiting for it to grow, let's look at ways to use bamboo for survival.

Bamboo is cheap, awesome and invasive. And… it could save your life in an emergency situation. I would consider planting some before it’s too late! And while you’re waiting for it to grow, let’s look at ways to use bamboo …

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Tiny House Guide For Preppers And Their Families

To best understand how the tiny house can affect the population, is to understand the new style of high debt liftoff that most young people start their adult life with. If they really go for it in school and buy a home, they will be carrying over 1/4 of a million dollars in debt! 

The tiny house has changed the way people are living. It might be hard to understand why or how, but a tiny house gives you a number of options that you might not consider. This tiny house guide will help …

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Low Cost Bug Out Shelters

Low Cost Bug Out Shelter That Can Be Assembled By 2 People In Under 30 Minutes - If you are looking for an affordable shelter that you can put quickly in the event of a disaster when SHTF, look no further. CompassionShelters 'Bunkhouse' model is a snap-together solution that requires no tools to erect, and can be assembled by two people in 30 minutes.

If you ever find yourself surrounded by a world you do not recognize you might have to consider bugging out. Your bugout plan is how you are going to get away from town or away from the city you live …

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