When it really comes down to SHTF survival, you've got to uses anything you can for anything you can. Whatever items and materials are around, that's all you've got, so make the most of them. Figure out any use you can for every single item in your home or shelter.That being said, it's pretty tricking with coming up with something on the fly. Maybe you're good at it, but it's always a smart idea to have some backup ideas already in mind. Have some uses for various items already thought out, especially common or junk items.Like right here, is a … [Read more...] about (Videos) 3 Genius Ways to Repurpose Wood Pallets
For most of the people checking out this website and these articles, they're expert preppers with lots of experience, skills, and knowledge under their belt. And a lot of the time I like to focus and help you, as you're the main part of the prepping community.However, every once in a while, there's someone smart enough to decide to start prepping and learning about SHTF possibilities. And for those of you who are about stop reading, believing that this won't benefit you, you should stick around because you never know when you might need to … [Read more...] about (Video) New to Prepping? Here are the 10 Most Important Tips For Surviving Any SHTF Scenario
In any survival or SHTF situation, the chances of injury and harm are fairly high, due to the fact that things aren't exactly safe and sound at that moment. However, unless you get a really bad injury, there isn't much to worry about as you or someone you know probably has some kind of first aid knowledge, and even if it is bad, there's still a chance of fixing usually. But not all injuries and harm are so common and easily treatable. There's one kind of harm that is quite deadly, something you might not expect to come into contact with, and is … [Read more...] about Radiation 101: The Best Tips And Methods For Surviving Radiation Exposure if SHTF
Here in the prepping community, we've seen a lot and are prepared for a lot, because you never what could happen. We know all the right stuff, have all the right gear, and can build all the right tools. That means that usually there isn't much that can shock or surprise us.However, right here is one of those few instances that can and will surprise you! While most tools we have are built and made for survival use and we specifically got it for that reason, occasionally, there's some item out there that can be really useful survival and we don't … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Survivalists Should Add a Leather Belt to Their Every Day Carry
There's always a chance that someone could break into your house or invade your home, causing damage, harm, taking things, and possibly worse. Any kind of unwanted guest in your house is a bad thing and will most likely cause problems, so you want to be able to avoid those problems, with either keeping threats out or eliminating them as they've entered. And while there several ways you could go about doing either of those things, one of the most common and simple ways to do it is use guns. They're a pretty foolproof method of self … [Read more...] about How to Hide Guns Around the House in Plain Sight
Water is always incredibly important in any situation. Day to day we need it to stay alive, so its value increases tenfold in a survival scenario. Without it, other resources would barely even matter as we'd die in a matter of days. However, despite it being the thing that keeps us alive the most, it can also kill us super easily, as of how easily it can be changed, manipulated, and affected by various forces. Chemicals, dangerous bacteria, and small debris can easily become common in water, especially when SHTF or out in the … [Read more...] about (Video) Distilling Water With Just Solar Energy..Can It Be Done? Yes, If You Use This Genius Method!
In a SHTF situation, you always need self defense and protection. That's basically a given fact, considering without it you'd be dead pretty fast most likely. And as usual, our bodies aren't tanks, so we could use a little combat boost now and again: weapons. They keep enemies away and allow you to fight back, so what's not to like? Well, unfortunately they aren't all over the place, scattered around the ground. They're pretty rare and hard to find, especially when something bad happens and they begin to be in high demand. So, chances … [Read more...] about 3 Different Kinds of Bows For SHTF..Use This Pros and Cons List to Find Out Which is the Right Fit
You might think it couldn't happen to you, but it's possible that one day you'll be the target of a crime of some kind. Especially the most common, such as a mugging, assault, or robbery. And generally, at least for muggings or robberies, the criminal will give you a chance to just fork over whatever they want quietly, with nobody getting hurt. But, there's always a chance that things go south, or a more violent crime is committed. When this happens, you may want to defend yourself, or you could be badly injured or worse. Not to mention you … [Read more...] about (Video) Guy Takes a Razor Blade, Matches and Some Old Credit Cards..What He Makes? Incredible!
Whether you're surviving for fun out in the woods, or it's full on life or death while SHTF, you need the right resources and supplies to stay alive, and in some cases, stay comfortable. One of those major resources we need a lot of and is quite common is food. And depending on your situation and what you're doing, it could be to stay alive, just for something tasty to munch on, or both. While some things you can eat raw or without any preparation involved, others require extensive prep and cooking. Those things usually aren't … [Read more...] about Need to Bring Old Cast Iron Cookware Back From the Dead? Follow This Simple Tutorial
In a lot of SHTF scenarios, there could be plenty of airstrikes and aerial attacks. The surface and sky could become a warzone and be scattered with dangers. This situation is very possible when SHTF. So, what's the best way to survive this? How to do avoid something so all over the place and in our faces? It's simple: we go underground. In lots of situations, especially ones that have something to do with bombings, finding shelter and refuge undergound is a very smart idea. The only problem is, there aren't exactly a bunch of bomb … [Read more...] about Want to Build an Underground Survival Bunker? Don’t Forget About These 6 Important Things