Shelter Articles

As a prepper, shelter is a priority as you think about how you would handle a disaster situation. Whether you plan to bug out to another location or hunker down in your own home, having adequate shelter is vital. In this section of the website, you will find tips for building shelters in the wilderness or choosing tents that will accommodate your family in a variety of situations and climates. In order to be truly prepared, you need the skills to create a shelter with very few supplies. That’s what you will learn in this area. From the basics of pitching a tent to building a shelter from a tarp or some tree limbs, you will learn how to take cover safely here.

Stay Dry While Camping in the Rain

In a perfect world, every time you camped out, the weather would be perfect – clear skies, not to hot, not too cold, and a comfortable breeze. Wouldn’t that be nice? Unfortunately, we can’ ...

How to Stay Invisible in the Woods

My boys love to hunt. I grew up around men that hunted and I know have my own men that hunt. I am not interested in hearing about how hunting is murder or how my boys are cruel for killing animals. Th ...

DIY Survival Toilet

The luxury of having a working bathroom is something we often take for granted, but what would you do if you found yourself in a SHTF situation where your home bathroom was basically rendered useless? ...

Bugging In During a Pandemic

Undoubtedly you are well aware of the idea of bugging out. However there are many people that are not capable of leaving there home for another location or, due to the SHTF scenario, such as a pandemi ...

Top 5 Reasons Why Prepper Bug In

When disaster strikes, most people think of leaving the area, and heading to a safer location – they think of “bugging out.” Some would argue if a situation is bad, then you need to get out of the are ...

Keep Your Homestead Safe from Wildfires

Recent news reports have been full of footage of devastating wildfires. These blazes can destroy homes and lives in a matter of minutes. Do you know how you would protect your home and property if the ...

Natural Solutions to Get Rid of Ants

Ants are perhaps the most hardworking animals out there, but also the most unwelcome guests in any dwelling. While we can all learn a thing or two about perseverance and diligence on the job from thes ...