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How to Make Your Own Strike Anywhere Matches

Although strike anywhere matches can still be purchased with a little bit of shopping around, they certainly seem to be getting harder and harder to get hold of. Well today we want to show you how to make your very strike anywhere matches at home. I have seen a fair few different videos for making strike anywhere matches but the method I will be sharing today comes from Brainfoo and is certainly the best that…

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How to Know If Plastic Container is Food Grade

Food storage is a top priority for preppers however, it is necessary to use the appropriate food storage containers for the job so as not to ruin your stockpile. Even none-preppers may stockpile for the long-term but unless they do their research they seem to think that they can just buy bags of rice and store them away in those bags. The thing is, those bags are not made for long-term storage, in fact, hardly any…

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How to Dry Your Own Fruit at Home in an Oven

Drying your own fruit at home is not a hard task and can be done rather easily using nothing more than just your oven. Although the process itself may take a few hours, it is pretty much hands-off so you can focus on your other preps while the fruit is drying. If you like to do large batches, we do recommend that you invest in a food dehydrator but if you just do a couple…

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Starting an Emergency Fund

Help Us Without Spending a Penny Extra

I know that a lot of our readers use Amazon when purchasing their supplies, after all, they do have some of the best deals around and in many cases, the price includes free shipping. If you don’t already know, uksurvivalguides.com is an Amazon affiliate which means that we get paid a small commission every time that somebody buys an item from Amazon after following one of our links. It doesn’t necessarily have to be the…

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How to Know if a Mushroom is Poisonous

I am sure that you already know that you should never eat anything you find in the wilderness unless you can positively identify it as being edible. Identification however, is not always easy, especially with mushrooms. Although I am going to try and do my best to explain what you need to be looking for, it is highly recommended that you buy a foraging guide for mushrooms in your area. A good local guide will…

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