Unusual Home Security Tricks and Hacks You Don’t Know

Just like being hidden in plain sight, there are some security tips that are super easy that you can use. Because they're easy, they're often overlooked when prepping for a SHTF situation or other type of disaster. Some of these security tricks are useful even if there's no major disaster, to help prevent burglaries and [...]

By |2017-08-15T09:22:39-07:00August 15th, 2017|Self Defense, Shelter|0 Comments

10 Things Preppers Should Do to Secure Their Home

Don't wait until there is a SHTF disaster, it's time to take action now, before there's any need. You can make some modifications to your home to ensure that it's ready for a disaster to protect it both from Mother Nature and the hordes of hungry people who haven't planned as well as you. 1 [...]

By |2017-08-15T08:23:25-07:00July 26th, 2017|Shelter, Self Defense|0 Comments

How to Build a Shelter-in-Place Kit

A shelter- in-place kit is just what the name implies. Sometimes there's an emergency that requires you to stay in the place where you already are. Unlike making your entire home emergency ready, this specifies a room or area where you're most likely to be safe until the emergency has passed. For people in a [...]

By |2017-05-31T08:02:45-07:00June 1st, 2017|Shelter|0 Comments

Skills You Need to Build a Survival Shelter

You can last up to three days without water, three weeks without food but in a harsh environment, only three hours without shelter. Having the skills to build a shelter could save your life, but it takes several different skills. There's no survival shelter-in-a-box kit, unless you carry a tent. Shelters, whether created from tarp [...]

By |2017-05-31T08:03:23-07:00May 31st, 2017|Shelter, Skills|0 Comments

Is it Best to Pack Shelter or Build Along the Way When Bugging Out?

The answer to this question is that both are right, but not for every person. While creating your shelter along the way saves weight, it also can leave you in a pinch if you don't find the right materials or have a working knowledge of how to build a shelter. When your life depends on [...]

By |2019-09-27T13:25:42-07:00May 30th, 2017|Shelter, Bug Out|0 Comments

How to Make Your Home Bug In Ready

For most people, during an emergency, they find the most familiar place is the best. That's normally their home. Nobody knows when an emergency will occur or the type of emergency that will happen.  In most cases, other than a fire in the home or other disaster that makes the house unusable, if you plan [...]

By |2017-05-25T08:33:02-07:00May 25th, 2017|Shelter|0 Comments

Why Shelter is So Important in an Emergency Situation

If you've ever watched the TV show, Naked and Afraid, you know how important it is to get the shelter up, build a fire and find a source of food and water. While you most likely won't have your emergency occur in an exotic location or while you're totally without clothing or access to clothing, [...]

By |2017-05-24T08:18:23-07:00May 24th, 2017|Shelter|0 Comments

How to Figure Out the Best Survival Shelter to Build

When planning for the best wilderness shelter, just like any real estate, it's all about location. If you're in the frozen north, with very little summer warmth, the type of shelter you create will be different from one created in a tropical zone. Here are some ideas for all types of locations. Permanent and Semi-Permanent [...]

By |2017-05-23T09:41:53-07:00May 23rd, 2017|Shelter|0 Comments

Best Hidden Survival Shelter Choices

If you have an extra $50,000 to purchase the basic corrugated galvanized steel pipe underground shelter, which doesn't include a generator pod, digging the hole or placing it into the ground, you can have a luxury shelter by Atlas that has all the bells and whistles for comfortable living through an apocalypse. Brent Burns didn't [...]

By |2017-05-16T07:46:01-07:00May 16th, 2017|Shelter|0 Comments