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This shelter is one of the simplest and most versatile. It is made of sticks and branches, covered with leaves and other debris materials, hence the name.
How To Build a Debris Hut – The debris shelter has saved a lot of people from death, it is one of the best survival shelters there is. You do not need any materials from the “man made world” in order to keep warm.
Survivalschool.us has put together an in depth article with 4 videos showing you how to make one. There debris hut even has a door to protect you form the wind or wild animals. Check it out and let me know what you think.
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.