Category: Shelter

Concrete Canvas Shelters – Bug Out Housing?

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations.

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations. We are all held back by something. Just buying bugout land itself can make a huge …

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Free DIY Full Plans for a Cottage Wood Cabin

Free DIY Full Plans For A Cottage Wood Cabin - The plans are completely free and the website even has other links to other free projects on there too. I personally LOVE this style cabin and may just have to build one.

The cities will be shocking.  When the walls come crumbling down we are going to see shocking things in overpopulated cityscapes across the nation.  This is why the bugout is such an important piece of the prepper mythos. There are no …

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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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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 Earth Sheltered Dwelling For Long Term Survival

DIY Earth Sheltered Dwelling For Long Term Survival - This style of shelter is easy to build and maintain and because it is natural you won’t need to spend a dime on it. These types of shelter can be easily hidden and camouflaged too.

During the civil war, parts of the deep south were shelled so bad that people had to flee their homes and towns to take refuge in the hills. Now, I don’t mean hiding in the woods, they had to actually …

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The Three Things Everyone Needs for Quick, Viable Shelter

Shelter can be a tricky thing. You know, some people enjoy building forts in the woods and hanging out in them when the weather is nice.

A shelter can be a tricky thing. You know, some people enjoy building forts in the woods and hanging out in them when the weather is nice. This is a very different prospect than surviving a wilderness emergency when all …

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Heating your Tent with a Wood Stove

There are many things to consider if you are going to buy a portable wood stove. The first is the tent you are going to use it with. You can't just throw a portable wood stove in the coleman 4 man tent and run the flue up through the material, it will melt.

When does camping season really come to an end? Is it the moment the nights get colder than 50 degrees or is it even before that? For most people the camping season comes to an end when you realize your …

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