In any emergency, whether it be during an ice storm, hurricane, tornado, earthquake, or aftermath of riots and social breakdown, you need shelter, clean water, alternative power, transportation and delivery of supplies, and the ability to deal with fire dangers and hazardous materials.
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Nick Tamble shows how to make a PVC framed greenhouse. From the description: Step by step construction of a 14 x 42 foot temporary greenhouse structure using PVC piping and
Here is a video of one man’s Rain Barrel water collection and storage systems. The water collected can be used straight from the barrels for watering your garden or for
Engineer775 Practical Preppers decided his family would can some dry goods in #10 cans. He bought the cans, a canning device and some oxygen obsorber and they went to town
This video comes from Praxxus55712, on youtube. Gardens need to be refreshed with compost, as your plants take nitrogen and minerals out of the soil as they grow. This video
Why not put in your own well? You can use it for your garden, your washing and sanitary needs. Before using it for cooking or drinking, you should get it
This video comes from emgineer775PracticalPrepper. Use wood to heat your hot water using the thermo-siphoning principal. –
SouthernPrepper1 shows two types of tripwires to use as combat multipliers at your retreat. They increase your security, and alert you to intruders, without extra manpower. –
How to purify water is something everyone should know. We all need clean water! In this video, from Reality Survival, three methods are discussed, with pros and cons for each.
This video comes from Mr. Teslonian, the fellow who took gasification to a new level. In this video, he shows us how to make a Water Ram for pumping water
– Here is a simple to construct copper coil solar hot water heater. It is like an on-demand water heater, as there is no storage tank, but when the sun
Want to harness the sun to help heat your home? Here is a simple, inexpensive possibility.
In northern climates, such as we have in northwestern Montana, there is always a risk of frost, even in the summer months. We have covered our raised beds with sheets
Raised bed gardening is very easy. In areas with poor soils, it will be necessary to create your own better soil, by mixing some of your soil with bags full
Here are two videos about water filtration. The first is a DIY Emergency 5 Gallon Water Filter / Filtration System for $35. This system removes particulates, but not bacteria or
This article comes from OffTheGridNews.com Waste disposal when living outside of the mainstream can be easy with the proper preparation. There are several sanitary and practical approaches to human waste
NOTE FROM STEWART: This is a working summit, not a place to just listen to speakers. As with the state and regional summits we have done in the past,
– Oath Keepers national salutes Arizona’s Chino Valley /Yavapai Oath Keepers, who have earned a strongly supportive newspaper article with their Community Preparedness Team (CPT) activity. Jim Arroyo is doing
by Shorty Dawkins Like Brandon Smith, I am a member of the Eureka CPT. Being 63 years old, I am not up to being a member of a Field Team.
I think I should remind Oath Keeper members right here and now that CPT provides almost all of its training classes for free.
It seems like there is less and less that people can hold any trust in these days. The government lies about everything, more so than usual…