Shelters


Long Term Group Survival and Rebuilding after a Stink Hit the Fan (SHTF) Scenario Pay Attention to Three Things First to Ensure Early Group Success Although this is more about the long term, how are you going to get to “the long term?”  Individuals will see to their shelters early on, so you need to […]

109: Sara Hathaway Interview: All About Long Term Survival ...


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084: Making Lists in Prepping and Determining Our Survival Needs ...



Reinforced Concrete Concepts, Advantages/ Disadvantages of Concrete
I should not have to explain this to anyone that is serious about home construction for prepping, but for the rest of you, a concrete/cement home could be what you are looking for in your home, bunker, shelter, or root cellar.  It is strong, durable, and resistant to a lot of the common ailments of […]

Reinforced Concrete Concepts, Advantages/ Disadvantages of Concrete


Learn how to build a primitive survival shelter.  In this episode 20 of The Prepper Podcast, I teach you many different shelters that you can build. Primitive Skills: How to Build Wilderness Survival Shelter I discuss things like: A-Frame Shelter Lean-To Shelter Dual Lean to Debris Shelter Hammock Shelter Cave Style Snowdrift Shelter Snow Trench […]

TPP020 How to Build a Primitive Survival Shelter



I show you one of my favorite primitive skills by explaining how to build a primitive wilderness survival shelter. Lean-to, A Frame, Debris, Hammock, etc. Housekeeping: Prepper Podcast Call-In line: (978) KNOWS-IT or (978) 566-9748 No calls today.  I really […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...

020 Primitive Skills: How to Build Wilderness Survival Shelter


Survival & Emergency Shelter & Kit: Low Cost Survival Checklist : Emergency Shelter
[sociallinkz] Today is Part Four of a user requested series: Low Cost Survival Checklist.  I will be discussing the use of your home as a survival shelter or emergency shelter and what you should have available as a shelter kit in the case that you must leave your home.  I discuss alternative shelters as well. Before I […]

Survival & Emergency Shelter & Kit: Low Cost Survival Checklist ...



Live a Simple Life: Tiny or Micro House for a Dream House? 3
  [sociallinkz] This isn’t going to be a long one, I hope.  Sometimes, I just forget to stop typing.  If you want to slow down and live a simple, fulfilling life, you may want to try living in a tiny house.  Micro houses are becoming another new fad in homesteading and prepping.  Many people now […]

Live a Simple Life: Tiny or Micro House for a ...




[sociallinkz] Earthships are a very cool concept.  You typically take the advantages of modern tools, sweat equity, and garbage.  Mix them all up with a pinch of dirt, and what do you have?  A house! There are several companies that have been at the forefront of earthship building and have been leaders in the movement, […]

Earthship: Build with Recycled Materials for Cost Reduction


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  [sociallinkz] When considering building shelters in the desert, or any really hot climate for that matter, we need to think of layers and air flow.  Desert temperatures are really high, so special techniques must be used to reduce it.  Just about any great desert shelter is made from two different layers that are open […]

Survival Tips: Building Shelters in Desert for Temperature