We as humans have a whole lot of survival needs. From heat to hydration, we've got a giant array of resources we need in order to take care of ourselves, and it's not exactly easy to handle them all, especially in a survival situation. Of course, that's we end up using skills and supplies for. With those, we have lots of extra ways to obtain the needed resources. However, after putting so much effort into our items and supplies to cover everything we need, we're going to end up with a lot of costs on our hands. Seriously, with the prices of … [Read more...] about (Video) This Incredible Budget Survival Kit Will Save Everyone Tons of Money
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In prepping situations, we often come across many limitations. While we're setting up our shelters and homesteads before we not we run into some kind of limit. Unfortunately, those limits are all too common, come in all forms, and are incredibly hindering for us preppers. Unsure what I mean? I'm talking about things like resource limitations: not having enough supplies or money to do what you want to. However, there's even more than that. Safety limitations, time limitations, legal limitations, and even spatial limitations can be a big … [Read more...] about (Video) The Underground Survival Greenhouse Everyone Should Be Setting Up
When SHTF, we're going to have to adjust to life without a lot of our old luxury resources. I'm talking about things that offered comfort or convenience, such as appliances and devices. That goes for nearly anybody. However, if someone were able to bring back a resource like that, they'd have a big edge during the collapse. And one of those luxury resources that we'll be without would be electricity. Having power is one of the most valued and helpful resources, so to lose it would be rather devastating. Of course, everybody is going to have … [Read more...] about The Simple Method to Making an Effective Makeshift Battery
For the life of a survivalist such as ourselves, there's never a dull moment. We've always got stuff to do, from gathering supplies to learning more to going out on excursions. While that ensures that our skill and wisdom will increase, it can also tire us out eventually and consume lots of our time and resources. So, it would make sense that we all need a break every once in a while. A way to take a load off, and relax after a long period of surviving and prepping. Yet, even if we try to go on a vacation of some kind, it usually turns into … [Read more...] about (Video) Build This Amazing Log Cabin for Just $500
When it comes to prepping, we'll all be gathering and storing a whole lot of different resources. Each of us has all kinds of needs and priorities, so we've got all kinds of various supplies. From simple food to complex tools, we each have our own unique survival setup. However, not everybody is as prepared as we are. There's plenty of non-preppers out there that are going to face an unpleasant surprise once SHTF. While at first we'd simply be laughing, as they brought that on themselves, it's actually more harmful than you'd think. And … [Read more...] about Genius Secret Places to Store Things in a Home
Let's be honest with ourselves here. There's no denying the fact that as humans, we all like to cut corners and take shortcuts. If there's anything that can get the job done easier or faster with the same or similar amount of quality, we'll do it. That's just human nature. Now, some might call this "being lazy" or "lacking in work ethic." And those people are the people I like to call "not creative". If someone calls you lazy or anything like that, take it as a compliment, as it means you know how to come up with more efficient ways of doing … [Read more...] about 14 Genius Tool Hacks to Always Keep in Mind During a Survival Moment
It's not uncommon for preppers to own a garden of some kind. Having a survival garden around is a great way to have a reliable and readied source of food. Obviously having a source like that around is important, since food is such a big part of our survival. Yet, despite so many people having a garden, maintaining one is no walk in the park. It takes a lot of knowledge, practice, and planning to have a constantly successful and profitable garden. One wrong move, and you're stuck with little to no food for another season. However, despite … [Read more...] about Important Vegetables in a Garden That NEED Pollination, and How to Attract the Pollinators!
Sometimes, we end up low on resources in survival situations. Of course that's not our ideal situation, but unfortunately that's how things can go out in the wilderness. And what's even worse is that it's not very hard for that to occur. When you're so isolated outdoors, it can easily lead to a lack of proper resources. However, losing most of your resources isn't as bad as it sounds. Sure, you've lost a lot of the things you've prepared with, but that can all be fixed with a bit of improvisation. Just take a look around: nature's got all … [Read more...] about The Trick to Making an Amazing Survival Shelter Out of Simple Tree Roots
Animals are a common resource we go after in survival situations. Whether it's to provide meat for food, pelts for shelter and clothing, or something else, we can always count on critters to be valuable resources. They're incredibly useful, so it's no wonder humans have been hunting them for ages. Unfortunately, humans don't have the most advantageous physical adaptations. While wild animals get all sorts of various traits and abilities to allow them to thrive outdoors, we don't. We have no claws, razor sharp teeth, wings, or anything else … [Read more...] about This Primitive Yet Effective Trap Works in All Kinds of Survival Situations!
In survival situations, we've got a whole lot of needs we constantly need to be maintaining. With all the resources and items we have to acquire and gather, it becomes tough to keep track of everything we need. Eventually, losing track causes us to forget or overlook certain needs of ours. Now, many of us probably have different ideas of which needs are more important. Of course, that really depends on the person. There's nothing to worry about there. Yet, it's when we completely forget or ignore a very basic human need that it's time to … [Read more...] about (Video) This is a Genius Survival Bed Design Everyone Should be Using