Category: Survival

How To Hot-Wire A Car When The SHTF (with pictures)

How To Hot-Wire A Car When The SHTF - The ability to hot wire and essentially steal a car falls into the same category as picking locks.

The ability to hot wire and essentially steal a car falls into the same category as picking locks. It doesn’t feel great to have a web browser full of content on the subject but it useful information that could safe …

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How To Build A Cold Spring House For Free Refrigeration

How To Build A Cold Spring House For Free Refrigeration - A great option is to build a cold spring house. A spring house is a small building, usually one room, constructed over a spring.

If you have chosen, or are planning, to live off the grid as a self-sufficient homesteader/prepper, standard refrigerators are not an ideal choice. Simply put, they defeat the purpose of being off grid. Refrigerators use an enormous amount of electricity …

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Homemade Pine Needle Cough Syrup

Homemade Pine Needle Cough Syrup - What if you were to discover one of the most potent cough suppressant and anti-inflammatory compounds is found in your backyard?

This natural home remedy is useful to cut phlegm in the throat and lungs, and for opening air passages. It is high in vitamin C content, and can also be helpful for bladder conditions and in cases of leucorrhea. Because …

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Nine Survival Myths That Are Downright Dangerous

Nine Survival Myths That Are Downright Dangerous - Check out this article on nine myths that are downright dangerous. We have to be very careful about what we do with our time and effort as well as what types of learning we do.

The trouble with survival is that so few have actually faced it in its true form that many make assumptions. Of course those who make assumptions can wind up with a wide audiences. These people get infected by survival myths …

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Best Camping Gear For Your Next Adventure

Camping gear

Camping can be a leisurely activity, but it can also be a good way to learn survival skills you may need to use in an emergency. Have fun camping with your family, while you’re secretly preparing them for the worst. …

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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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Why Does Wool Rule?

How To Make The Warmest, Cheapest Wool Boots Ever — With Winter in full effect, it is important to have the right footwear or risk getting frostbite. This is something you DO NOT want to get. If you are like me and are on a tight budget a good pair of snowshoes/boots can set you back a good hundred bucks if not more.

The winter is a serious monster for some of us. If you are an off-grid enthusiast you know that winter means lots more work and some shivering.    Making the right winter investments and taking the rights steps BEFORE winter …

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Why Handmade Soaps Can Be Toxic!

Why Handmade Soaps Can Be Toxic! - If you are a homemade soap lover, like myself, enjoy this article. Take its main focus into consideration and just be prepared to buy and make soaps the right way. Your health is number one.

Listen. There has been a lot of bad news in the year 2020. The idea that our homemade soaps could be toxic is even more! Lets talk about how this could happen. Who doesn’t love a hot shower with a …

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Guide to Making Activated Charcoal

Anyone living off the grid or preparing for a major disaster should learn about activated charcoal.

Anyone living off the grid or preparing for a major disaster should learn about activated charcoal. Why? Because it could literally save your life. Emergency rooms all over the world regularly use activated charcoal to treat certain types of poisonings. …

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