Survival DIY articles


4 Reasons an Outdoor Boiler is Better Than a Wood Stove. This Really Surprised Me!

4 Reasons an Outdoor Boiler is Better Than a Wood Stove. This Really Surprised Me!

Many people, especially DIY-ers and homesteaders like to heat their homes the old-fashioned way, using a wood stove. It’s true that a wood stove makes a home warm and cozy and it also has the advantage of not using fossil fuels. Instead, all a family needs is a few logs of wood, and they’re ready


Activated Carbon: How to Make and Use it for Survival

Activated Carbon is charcoal that has been treated to increase its absorption properties. It is used in virtually every home in North America in some form and has many industrial, home and medical and environmental purposes. Those include removing organic impurities in plating processes (industrial,) treating some poisonings and overdoses (medical) and as an absorption


8 Hiking Hacks That Are Game Changers for Survivalists

Who doesn’t love a good hike. Getting outdoors and enjoying a nice hike while exploring new destinations and the great outdoors is a lot of fun. It’s also rejuvenating for the soul. Plus let’s not forget that while hiking you get to work on your survival skills – you can’t beat that! Whether you’re a beginner


Emergency Power Alternatives Made Easy

Do you know what your family would do during a massive power outage? If you don’t already have a plan in place, now is the time to start planning. Tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, and geomagnetic storms are just four examples of things that can cause power outages. Although most power outages are manageable, more serious power