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.

How to Take Shelter During a Tornado

Recently, the US has been ravaged by spring storms, some of which spawned deadly tornadoes.  These monster storms flattened homes, caused millions of dollars in damage, and left dozens of people dead ...

5 Tips for Tent Care and Repair

Whether you use your tent for recreational camping or you keep it handy for survival purposes, it’s important that you understand how to properly care for it. If your tent tears or breaks, it can jeop ...

Is An Underground Bunker Necessary?

Doomsday Preppers has been a hugely successful show on television. It also led to a spin off show dedicated to building and installing bunkers. I have heard tons of questions and stories about buildin ...

Bug In or Bug Out: How to Decide

When thinking about being prepared for an emergency, it’s important to consider where you will go. Will you grab your bug out bags and try to get out of town or will you hunker down at home and try to ...