Category Archives: Prepper Tools

Prepping Your Bedroom for Winter

Prepping Your Bedroom for Winter From the bedroom of a modern homesteader, this article comes with advice for preparing for the winter. Now is the time to make these preparations. Not a moment later. If you don’t want to be caught off guard by the cold weather that is coming our way it takes preparations. …

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How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear?

How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear? We all know the guy on the forum or even in real life who is just over the top with gear. Its an addiction like anything else. Good gear is as dangerous as gambling. If you have the money and the price is right its nearly impossible not …

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Flashlights for Every Day Carry

Flashlights for Every Day Carry Light is everything. Though our eyes have the ability to regulate under low light conditions we are creatures who are most effective in the light. There is no substitute for a good flashlight. Many people look at a flashlight and only consider it something you use when you are in …

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5 Power Tools that Every DIYer should have in the Toolbox

5 Power Tools that Every DIYer should have in the Toolbox With all the information available nowadays, people can now do things on their own. There is no need for the help of professionals and skilled workers in fixing a lot of things at home. The majority of homeowners are now knowledgeable about the things …

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Level Up EDC: Featuring Sensei James Williams

Level Up EDC: Featuring Sensei James Williams With everyday that passes you are putting yourself at risk by not bolstering your EDC. What you carry on your person everyday or your every day carry may have once been benign. Today, with the threats that loom, you should consider adding a few things to your EDC …

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SOLVED: Bug Out on foot with family AND gear…

SOLVED: Bug Out on foot with family AND gear… When I think about the beginning of the universe or the massiveness of the universe it reminds me of the bugout. There are an endless list of possibilities that could affect or be affected in a bugout situation. How many books and articles have been written …

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How to Keep Up with Your Medications in Case of Emergency

How to Keep Up with Your Medications in Case of Emergency Prepping Done Right Being a prepper comes with some unnecessary stigma. Often folks are portrayed as being too scared and overly concerned with situations that may never occur. However, prepping is something everyone should do at some level in order to be ready at …

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Must Have This Powerful New Way to Locate and Navigate

Must Have This Powerful New Way to Locate and Navigate Navigation is a skill that must be practiced. For many Americans, they get a few days out of the year to really get lost. Most of us are landlocked in some sort of concrete jungle. When you start taking to the woods or maybe hunting …

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Making A Fire Against All Odds

Making A Fire Against All Odds Fire was mankind’s greatest invention and it helped humans get out of the dark. Many survival experts agree that being able to start a fire is one of the basic skills we should all master. Crafting a fire will help you stay warm, cook food, treat water, but it …

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9 Simple Tips You Need to Buy the Best EDC Flashlight

9 Simple Tips You Need to Buy the Best EDC Flashlight They say the best flashlight is the one you have on you when you need it most. Problem is: how do you make sure you’ve bought the best flashlight to do what you need to with it? There are tons of posts out there …

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How to Save Money Buying Prepper Gear

How to Save Money Buying Prepper Gear When I rad an article like this I tend to think about cheap crap that doesn’t really work. Saving money on anything can go one of two ways. We can spend less money on cheaper products and that tends to work against us though many of us still …

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Upgrade your EDC and Conquer the Family Day Trip

Upgrade your EDC and Conquer the Family Day Trip Lately we have seen EDC explode in popularity. I am not really sure what its linked to but I have to imagine it has both to do with the threats we face as a nation and the demands of the technology that we use. If our …

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Dust Mask From Scraps

Dust Mask From Scraps The dust mask could prove to be crucial in many instances. I have seen various iterations of creating dust masks in survival scenarios from scrap materials. This one is very interesting. Believe it or not creating a dust mask from a bra is actually very effective. This design is even more …

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Preparing for a Hurricane: 15 Last Minute Ways to Get Ready

Preparing for a Hurricane: 15 Last Minute Ways to Get Ready We will find ourselves in this moment. If you live in an area that faces off with one of natures mightiest monsters you will find yourself looking down the barrel of a loaded hurricane. There are few things as agonizing as the approach of …

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Overnight Survival Backpacking Checklist

Overnight Survival Backpacking Checklist Do you have a tendency to forget things at the worst moments? Nothing is more annoying than having that awful feeling that you are missing something only to find out hours later that you were, in fact, forgetting an important item. Like when you get to a hotel and realize you …

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Master the Wild with Your Powerful Camping Knife

Master the Wild with Your Powerful Camping Knife Have you not given thought to a fixed blade knife yet? Sure that foldable knife in your pocket is great but in a survival situation you need something with a little more oomph. This article is a look into finding the right camping knife but I think …

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Add Strength to your Survival Plan with Powerful Fitness Tools

Add Strength to your Survival Plan with Powerful Fitness Tools Are you looking for a workout routine that will stand the test of time and even a life changing disaster? There are several pieces of workout equipment that are crucial to your success and fitness in a survival scenario. Many people think that when it …

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Top 10 Lists Every Prepper Must Make

Top 10 Lists Every Prepper Must Make Preppers have been guilty about lists and having an extravagant number of lists for each and every aspect of their plan. Of course, much of this has to do with mitigating Murphey’s law. There is a time and place for a great list and a great inventory. There …

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The Best Bushcraft Knife: Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF

The Best Bushcraft Knife: Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF What is your favorite knife for bushcraft? It is surprising how many people have different tastes when it comes to a tool as simple as a knife. We strode out to determine the best bushcraft knife using our own experience and the input from those …

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Have You Taken Prepping Too Far?

Have You Taken Prepping Too Far? At some point, every person who is into preparedness, survivalism, and even homesteading ask themselves if they’ve taken things too far. Especially in the first and second groups, the question may come up more than once – “Am I taking prepping too far?” You may feel like the only thing …

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Homestead Tips: Firewood

Homestead Tips: Firewood There is nothing as human as a fire. There is nothing as fun as humans around a fire. The author begins this article with a sentiment that is very true for those who are heating themselves with wood in the winter. We can never start gathering wood too early. You may be …

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How To Make A Homemade Battery From Scratch Right Now

How To Make A Homemade Battery From Scratch Right Now Some types of technology are wrapped up so tight that to the average person it seems nearly impossible to be replicated. We have all had that feeling when we are missing the batteries that we need. In that moment with our basic understanding of power …

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The Ultimate Prepper’s Survival Guide – Survive When Disaster Strikes.

The Ultimate Prepper’s Survival Guide – Survive When Disaster Strikes If you are looking for a nice long read that you can cuddle up with this weekend this is the one. The author has taken a lot of time to really put together a solid read on food storage. There are other topics in this …

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The Best Survival Blanket – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF

The Best Survival Blanket – Finding the Optimal Tools for SHTF It may seem odd that we are talking about survival blankets in the middle of summer. But, as preppers, I think we can agree that there is no better time to prepare than before the storm. When extreme cold weather hits, you need to …

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How and Where to Store Ammo

How and Where to Store Ammo Why Stock Up on Ammo? Crisis does not come with a warning, and new legislative measures can be passed almost overnight. A survival situation has no mercy. Also, the Government will not give you a grace period to fill your basement with ammo before they ban it. Even natural …

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