How to Stay Warm in the Wilderness

No matter if you are lost, camping, trekking, bugging in, bugging outor just trying to survive, a top priority is to stay warm. If you don’t, truly...

How to Control Rodents as Disease Vectors

In survival settings, it’s been said that rats will do a better job of surviving than humans. Rats, mice, and other rodents are well-known...

The nuclear bunkers designed for luxury living

Larry Hall leads the way out of the elevator and into an apartment, one of several in a new development that he has recently...

6 Simple Ways to Get More Heat From Your Wood Stove

When the weather outside is frightful, it can be a challenge for people dependent on a wood-burning stove for heat. The question is: How...

7 Overlooked Forms of Shelters

Most of us are planning on “bugging in” when a disaster strikes. Generally speaking, that’s a much more practical solution for people who don’t...

How to Insulate Your Home Naturally

When choosing insulating materials for your home or building, the options are more numerous than they first appear. A visit to the hardware store will...

What to Do During a Home Invasion

Home invasion happens. While there are geographical areas more prone to home invasion than others due to socioeconomic and other circumstances, no household is...

5 Things I Really Wish I Had Known Before Homesteading

I have not always been a homesteader. Most of my adulthood has been spent living a lifestyle far closer to what is generally considered...

6 Luxuries You Didn’t Know You Could Run Off-Grid

Before moving off-grid, I had a lot of preconceived notions about what “off-grid living” meant. Say goodbye to grandma’s antique 1000-watt waffle iron, put...

Surviving Off-Grid: 5 Ways to Manage Chimney Creosote

The government is doing everything it can to deter people from burning wood, it still remains popular with home owners that don’t want to...

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How To Find Use In Cardboard

When you find yourself in a survival situation, you need to have the knowledge to make use of what you can find. In the...

What To Do During A House Fire

House fires kill around 3,000 people every year. There are nearly 400,000 residential fires every year. In those house fires, there is an average...

Preppers VS. Homesteaders

When it comes to preppers and homesteaders, members of the two groups can live very different lifestyles. But which are better, preppers or homesteaders? ...