Category: Survival

DIY Fence Posts With No Digging

DIY Fence Posts With No Digging - Knowing how to put in fence posts with no digging is a great homesteading skill you may want to know in case you need to put up a fence in hard clay or rocky and tree root infested ground.

Knowing how to put in fence posts with no digging is a great homesteading skill you may want to know in case you need to put up a fence in hard clay or rocky and tree root infested ground. I …

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How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps

How to Build a Trap: 15 Best Survival Traps - Knowing how to make and set traps is a need to know skill for any outdoor person, in fact scrap that, it is a skill I wish EVERYONE would learn.

Knowing how to build and set a trap is a need to know skill for any outdoor person. In fact, it is a skill I wish EVERYONE would learn. It is very easy to get lost, trapped, and hurt miles …

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10 Tips for Starting a Fire in Bad Weather

10 Tips for Starting a Fire in Bad Weather - Still, sometimes it can be very difficult to get to that point. You might be battling all sorts of situations and the worst of all is to battle the weather. Bad weather conditions can make fire seem nearly impossible. Still, there are ways to make it work and this article is going to offer you 10 tips on how to do just that.

There is no power greater than creating a fire in a bad situation. When you get that ember to glow and that tinder starts to burn, you know you have something. Once your kindling goes up in flames and you …

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PrepperMed 101: Dollar Store Medicines To Stock

PrepperMed 101: Dollar Store Medicines To Stock - If you are looking for a buying guide on how to build up a nice cheap stockpile of medicines this is the one for you. You are going to love this article as it offers you a number of things. What medicines should you store and how to get a ahold of them on the cheap.  Don't put your medical kit needs on the back burner.

Prepping on a budget is a great idea whether you are broke or rich. It gives you a number of advantages. You should always be preparad to save some money. Its an important thing to do because it offers you …

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How to Make Pemmican – 50 Plus Year Survival Super Food Recipe

How to Make Pemmican – 50 Plus Year Survival Super Food Recipe - This great author has some awesome recipes in the article as well as a basic process for the whole thing. Like most of the best articles on the net this one also features a great video on the process as well. Its important that you hit a reader with as much information as possible in as many forms.

I have heard people debate pemmican recipes at length. They have gone red in the face over the validity of another mans recipe. I find this to be inredbily silly. We are not trying to reenact the recipes of the …

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10 Survival Tips for Camping in the Rain

10 Survival Tips for Camping in the Rain - The author of this blog offers up several concrete ways to prepare your camping adventure for the rain. I was pleasantly surprised by some of these recommendations. I truly enjoyed this article because it also touches on the fundamentals of managing a shelter.

Though much of the camping that happens in this nation is for the benefit of leisure its still a great opportunity. You will find yourself in the throes of a great opportunity to practice your self reliance and survival skills. …

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DIY Solar Water Heater From Plastic Bottles

DIY Solar Water Heater From Plastic Bottles - Jose Alano is a retired mechanic that lives in Brazil. Jose invented a solar water heater from a pile of plastic bottles and cartons. This is great for the environment as it frees up waste trash and if you decide to  build one you could use old bottles or what ever you have available.

See how to make a solar water heater from plastic bottles and save on your water heating bill 🙂 Jose Alano is a retired mechanic that lives in Brazil. Jose invented a solar water heater from a pile of plastic …

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A Prepper’s Guide to Respirator Masks

A Prepper's Guide to Respirator Masks - A respirator mask is a prep that is potentially lifesaving, doesn't cost a lot of money, and is oft-overlooked in the prepper world.

A respirator mask is a prep that is potentially lifesaving, doesn’t cost a lot of money, and is oft-overlooked in the prepper world. Some folks like to invest in gas masks (which, of course, are irreplaceable during certain types of …

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Ham Radio for Preppers: The Complete Guide

Ham Radio for Preppers: The Complete Guide - This article is all about Ham Radio. You see, before you make a decision to bugout or do something wild, you should consult as many forms of communication that you can. You really want to be as informed as possible before you head out into a fallen world.

Communications is one the most often overlook parts of prepping. This is very strange because of how much communications rule our lives. While the world looks to communications methods  for everything we do, the idea doesn’t seem to carry over …

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Wilderness Survival Rule of 3

Humans can survive 3 minutes without air, 3 hours without shelter, 3 days without water, and 3 weeks without food in harsh conditions.

The Rule of 3 is the foundation of knowledge among active outdoors people because they represent the starting point of survival. They are so basic yet so important to human survival that it would benefit anyone from knowing them. And …

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