We all have a lot of prepping ready for most SHTF situations. And that's good, because this increases our survival chances tenfold, at least. Seems like a foolproof plan, right? Unfortunately, wrong.While prepping is great, and can help with survival, it doesn't make you invincible. There's one thing about prepping that could ruin everything. This problem lurks in the shadows of almost any prep plan out there, and it's not exactly easy to stop. It's incredibly important you learn what this flaw is, because then you'll be able to learn … [Read more...] about The Shocking Major Issue Hiding Beneath Most Every SHTF Plan
Water is probably the most important resource in survival. Without it, we start to weaken and die pretty fast. And there's no part in trying to survive if you can't even get your hands on water. That's why you need to find a water source fast. Unfortunately, not every water source is clean or safe for drinking. Salt water, swampy water full of disgusting muck, or even some kind of water with chemicals in it. They all could carry harmful bacteria, diseases, or our bodies just can't handle it. This can be a big problem, and finding a … [Read more...] about (Video) This is How a Survivalist Made a Homemade DIY Survival Water Filter. And it’s Brilliant.
In any SHTF situation, certain resources are vital. They're an important key to lasting through the situation and living through sticky situations. And while you might be waiting to stock up once news of a situation like this hits, just remember so is almost everybody else. When prepping for emergencies or actually facing one, you've got to remember that there are other people out there too, doing the same thing. Maybe they're threats, maybe they're potential allies, but the point is, survival isn't a one-person show. And it can pretty … [Read more...] about The 50 Most Wanted Items In A SHTF Situation! They’ll Be Gone In An Instant, So Stock Up Now!
When it comes to helping fuel a fire, newspaper works great! Easily flammable and doesn't instantly burn away, I'm glad it's around to help boost fires (plus, I can enjoy cozy warmth while gazing into the fire at the comic strips). But the survival uses of newspaper stop right there, right? Wrong. That paper collection of all your favorite news, columns, and car dealership ads actually has lots of other genius survival uses! I know, it seems a little crazy that a pile of inked paper could be that useful, but trust me, it's awesome for … [Read more...] about 5 Unexpected But Genius Survival Uses For Newspapers Most People Don’t Know
If you're unable to get out of a SHTF situation then looks like you'll have to last through it instead. And that's not a bad thing. In fact, maybe lasting through a situation is your first plan of action, because that could definitely work. Regardless of why you got there, there may be a time when you'll just have to wait through a scenario rather than fight or escape it. For some of us that might be tough, because sitting around a lot might be too much for some, but it could happen anyways. So, how do you fully get through something … [Read more...] about Here’s 30 Items Even Experienced Survivalists Forget to Stock Up On for SHTF
I'm sure you've heard this plenty of times, even from me, but fire is one of the major keys to survival. It's so important in keeping you alive and well, that it'd be impossible to imagine what it would be like without it. The only problem is, sometimes we need fire in an emergency situation, but we can't just get it to show up out of thin air. Most of the time, it takes a while to get fires going, and that's more time than we can afford in some situations. When it's life or death, dangers don't kindly wait and give you an hour of … [Read more...] about (Video) Guy Chops Top Off a Lighter..What He Does? I Couldn’t Believe This Awesome Survival Hack!
The whole point of prepping is getting ready for the future and any threats it might have to offer. EMPs, natural disasters, terrorist attacks, and more. All possibilities that you have decided to plan for. And with all this prepping comes time, effort, and money. It's a lot of work to prep properly, and can be exhausting and tiresome. So it's no wonder that sometimes, people are deterred from prepping or decide to quit it because it seems like they're getting ready for nothing, as not too many SHTF scenarios happen. I can understand … [Read more...] about Think Prepping Isn’t Paying Off? Here’s How We Benefit From Prepping Even If the S-Doesn’t-HTF
In a SHTF situation, it's quite likely that outdoors or the surface could become very dangerous or in some instances even uninhabitable. When this happens, your biggest threat doesn't become the deadly hazards outside, but running out of consumable resources. While food isn't the most important of these resources, you'll still need it after a while, and you can't use a pipeline or wire to transfer food while you can with other things, so you'll most likely need to grow food. Only thing is, some foods can't be grown indoors, or the … [Read more...] about Never Run Out of Food in a SHTF Situation Again With This Genius Indoor Farming Trick!
As a prepper, it's pretty much guaranteed you've got lots of plans and preparations ready for nearly any situation. Planning for situations properly is easily the best way to survive them, so becoming a prepper is always a good idea. You're ready for almost anything. Almost. The one thing that's impossible to prep for is the unexpected. And I don't mean something that could happen at any moment. If you're on vacation, something happens to your preparations that cause them to fail, or you just so happen to face unforeseen circumstances, … [Read more...] about Prepping Without Notice: What to do if SHTF and a Person Has to Prep on the Fly…
When there's an emergency, disaster, or SHTF, anything could be a threat, hazard, or danger. This includes home sweet home, unfortunately. Whether you like it or not, even your house can easily be threatened, no matter how safe and protected it makes you feel. That doesn't mean I'm saying give up on your home, and either move out and abandon it or burn it to the ground. In fact, this all about preventing and surviving that last part. If you're using your house as a fortress during some kind of SHTF situation, then the chances of it going … [Read more...] about 6 Critical Tips a Person Needs to Know to Prevent and Survive a House Fire