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I have had several messages asking how to build a good first aid kit on the cheap, we all know we can buy the ready made kits for just over 100 bucks but why do that when you can make your own at a fraction of the price!
REI has a great list, including a free PDF printer friendly version, that you can take and modify to meet your family’s needs. For example, if a child has asthma you obviously would need to have extra inhalers, just small changes to this list could literally save your life if you were stranded or lost or even when bugging out. Get the full free list below:
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
If you can't afford the box culvert option you can look into is building a backyard root cellar that can be used as a bunker.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then check out Easy Cellar.
Easy Cellar will show you:
- How to choose the ideal site
- Cost-effective building methods
- How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
- How to conceal your bunker
- Affordable basic life support options
Easy Cellar will also show you how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.