Skills You Can Barter – 10 Tips to Consider in a Crisis

Posted on 30th April 2015 in Emergency Preparation, Skills, Strategies, Tips

   Skills You Can Barter 10 Tips to Consider in a Crisis   When it comes to bartering most of focus on what physical goods/products we can use in an exchange. But bartering with tangible goods ccan ome with some risk. Once someone know that you posess something they want or need it’s very possible that […]

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Bug Out or Stay Put?

Posted on 24th March 2015 in Emergency Preparation, Strategies

  Should You Bug Out or Shelter in Place? When faced with an emergency situation or disaster we have to decide whether to shelter in place or grab our bug out bags hit the road. As preppers, we think a lot about bugging out. From which vehicles to choose, to making bunkers, to how to create the […]

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Self Defense Weapons – Do You Need Firearms Training?

Posted on 5th February 2015 in Emergency Preparation, Home Security, Skills

Self Defense Weapons and Survival Firearms Training   When it comes to emergency survival, firearms have to be considered as self defense weapons. Hopefully you’ll never need to use them, but there’s no doubt they can increase your odds of surviving in an emergency situation. They can be used to defend you and your family […]

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Personal Hygiene & Water Scarcity – 7 Healthy Tips

Posted on 18th December 2014 in Strategies, Tips

Personal Hygiene & Water Scarcity There are a lot of things to consider when preparing for possible disaster situations. Yet many people fail to consider how they will maintain their personal hygiene when water scarsity becomes a problem. Personal hygiene is an important part of maintaining your health and avoiding santation related diseases. Dealing with human […]

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Emergency Home Repair – 12 Supplies to Stock

Posted on 18th November 2014 in Emergency Preparation, Tips

Emergency Home Repair 12 Supplies You Should Stock Up On   There are plenty of lists for things you should keep a stockpiled in case of an emergency situation. We have a few of them right here on this web site. Most of them focus on food and other supplies needed for basic survival. But […]

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Heating Without Electricity – 4 Alternative Home Heating Methods

Posted on 18th October 2014 in Emergency Preparation, Strategies

Heating Without Electricity 4 Ways to Heat Your Home When the Power Goes Out The main reason we seek shelter and build homes is to have a comfortable, safe place for our families where we are protected from the elements. Especially the cold. Prolonged exposure to cold can cause a dangerous loss of body heat […]

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20 Survival First Aid Kit Must Haves

Posted on 18th October 2014 in Kits

20 Items Your Family Needs For a Well Stocked Survival First Aid Kit Introduction Most families keep some type of first aid kit in their home, especially if they have children. They’re inexpensive and easy enough to pick up at the local drug store. But a ready made kit may not be of much use for anything more than […]

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