Tag: DIY

Keeping up your Car is Prepping

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. How’s your driving? How is the vehicle that you drive? Now, don’t consider your vehicle by the social media standards but of how well it can perform when you need it most. Things like safety tests, durability ratings and […]

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Christmas DIY to Brighten the Season

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Whether its the breast of newly fallen snow or the jingling of bells or maybe its the lights of the holiday season, we are all warmed by this time of the year.  It’s a magical time that all of […]

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The Christmas Shoe for Preppers

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. When you look to the people who survived the cold best you might never think of those in the North Pole. Well, you might not think of Santa and his elves but what about the Aboriginal peoples of the […]

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Recovering the Comforts of Home

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. What disasters do to us, almost instantly, is create a sense of loss that is hard to recover from. Its the loss of our home comforts and how we live on a day to day basis. We lose things […]

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Why Don’t We Fish More?

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. When you talk about wilderness survival or even urban survival there is one food source that is around in mass. It’s a captive food source that most people won’t spend time going after. I am talking about fish. Most […]

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Tis the Season for Food Storage

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. As the holiday season begins to take hold of us we are forced to consider the perilous time of gift giving. With that also come a big time for sales. One of the things that basically stays on sale […]

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Holiday Gifting for The Self Sufficient

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. The art of gifting is one that requires a couple of skills and considerations. The time of the year has arrived where these things are important. You need to understand what you want and what you are capable of […]

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Battling Dry Heat During the Winter

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. In the throes of winter, it can seem like staying warm is all that matters. For many homesteaders, the biggest source of anxiety in the winter is watching that wood pile. As the cold increases that wood pile shrinks […]

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How are You Going to Feed Your Animals in a Collapse?

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Whether you are a homesteader or an urban homesteader who has chickens or rabbits, life is good. It might not always seem good but what makes it really good is being able to go to a farm store and […]

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Building or Making a Survival Kit

SHTFPreparedness may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Whether we are talking about a comprehensive survival kit that is capable of keeping you alive for months in the wilderness or a simple kit that allows you to hike for a few miles outside of base camp, having […]

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