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What comes to mind when you hear the word ‘primitive life’ in reference to your living style? To me it is frightening. I am all for some self reliance and independence but the idea that we are going to be living in mud huts doesn’t sound appealing at all. When I first grabbed this article I was thinking it was referring to serious primitive living, as in lean to’s and things for a permanent residence. This article is focusing more on bushcraft as a method of alternative living when SHTF.
These skills can be very effective in a survival situation. This article also links to some other great articles about making your own survival tools as well. There is something very romantic about being able to survive in the wild with nothing but good knife or less!
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.