Category Archives: Shelter

How To Prepare For A Hurricane – Procedures That Communities Use

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How To Prepare For A Hurricane – Procedures That Communities Use A hurricane is a dangerous storm, so communities must use efficient preparation procedures whenever a hurricane approaches. Awareness Procedures Many communities get information about hurricanes from a national weather service. The service lets communities know if conditions will cause hazardous weather. For example, if

Simple Survival Tips Anytime You Are Stuck in the Wilderness- Guest Post

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Survival Tips Anytime You Are Stuck in the Wilderness By Lee Flynn Camping, hiking and even exploring mountains and woods can be exciting and thrilling, especially if you consider yourself an avid nature lover. Whenever you are planning to take a trip to the woods or a new environment altogether, there are a few survival

Will Keeping your Home Safe be the Same After TEOTWAWKI?

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What are some things you should do to make sure your home is more safe and that it will be locked down during or before a break in or in a TEOTWAWKI scenario?  Here is a great article from Preppers Survive and a very cool info graphic.  Below the infographic are some of my thoughts on

The Perfect Prepper Home

I apologize to my readers that I have not gotten out an article in a while.  I have been with busy with home projects as my wife and I just bought our first home two weeks ago.  As this is right now taking most of my time I thought a post about what a prepper

The Ultimate Survivalists and Preppers, Who is it?

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My wife and I recently visited a town in Eastern Arizona called Snowflake.  It was a small Mormon settlement started in 1878.  We went to a few of the landmarks and museums in Snowflake (which is few as it is only a town of about 3-5k people).  We learned a lot of history of the

How to Make a Survival Candle!

So you want to make a candle for TEOTWAWKI.  There are a lot of benefits to having lots of candles in a survival situation.  For one, they can help provide heat, even if its a small amount and 2 they provide instant light if electricity goes out.  You can make candles out of various items

How to Build a Survival Shelter When Lost

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One of the best skills to learn for survival is how to build a survival shelter when lost. If you find yourself lost having the ability to create a shelter can really increase your odds of survival and rescue and keep you safe. Before you start building your survival shelter you will want to look

Alternative Energy Sources – What Can the Elements Do For You?

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Why would anybody need alternative energy sources?  You are probably thinking, “I have electricity coming from the wall socket and it works just fine”.  Well there are a couple reasons you should have some type of backup energy source.  Think about this:  as we all know, the power at your home can and will go

How to Build a Pickup Truck Sleeping Platform

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Pickup Truck Sleeping Platform Building a pickup truck sleeping platform can be very beneficial for, not only camping, but for use as a bug out vehicle.  For those who don’t know what a bug out vehicle is, it is used to quickly get to a safe location—whether a disaster occurs or there is just economic