Category Archives: DIY Projects

Cleaning and Disinfecting Solutions Recipes from Scratch Guest Post

Soap

Maintaining an entire household in a perfect condition is a challenging task that can also take a lot of time, depending on the condition of the property. Plus, it can be pretty expensive provided that you opt for a bunch of cleaning detergents, widely advertised as efficient and capable of removing all the grease and

Practically Free Raised Garden Bed

Raised Garden Bed with Fence

Because Josh and I are trying our best to be less reliant on grocery stores, the government and outside services in general, a clear choice in becoming more self-sufficient was to start a garden. We honestly weren’t sure how we were going to do with this challenge because neither one of us really has much

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 $5 Part that Saved My AR-15!

AR15

Ok so maybe this is a little bit of an exaggeration, but the part definitely helped.  So as many people know AR-15s have very tight tolerances compared to something like an AK47.  This seems to help immensely with accuracy, but it seems to make problems with jamming and requires these guns to be cleaned quite

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

How to Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent This simple DIY dishwasher detergent recipe is another you can add to your list of DIY projects to make yourself more self-sufficient and therefore less reliable on outside goods in case of a TEOTWAWKI situation. Granted, you may not need/use your dishwasher if there is an end of

Herbs and Natural Remedies for Prepping

As a prepper it is beneficial to be a well rounded person because when a teotwawki scenario does come the more skills you have the better suited you will be to live through the changes and the tough times.  If you only have knowledge of the security side of prepping you may not do well

Homemade Laundry Detergent

Become a More Self-Sufficient Prepper by Making Your Own Homemade Laundry Detergent As Josh previously explained in one of his articles, being self-sufficient as a prepper is just as important as having items stocked up for an end of the world scenario. And as I previously stated, I’m hoping to be able to test out