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5 Awesome First Aid Uses for Aloe Vera

Growing up, my parents always had an aloe vera plant on the kitchen windowsill but as far as I am aware, that’s all it was to them, a plant. Today I want to show you 5 first aid uses for this miracle plant in the hopes that you don’t just see it as a plant, but as something that should be in every home. While it would not be very practical to carry a plant…

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How to Survive Tear Gas

Tear gas is often used by law enforcement to control crowds, disperse riots and subdue individuals. It is launched in the form of grenades or aerosol cans so that the liquid becomes an aerosol. They are effective in that they irritate mucous membranes in the eyes, nose, mouth and lungs, and cause tearing, sneezing, coughing, etc. Tear gas is not actually a “gas” at all. They’re powders that billow into the air as a fine…

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Home Security Lighting Tips

We all take steps to make our homes safer from intruders and one of those steps is by installing security lights. No intruder wants to risk being seen and so by installing security lighting around the home, there is less chance of your home being targeted. This being said, if they are not used correctly, they can light up vulnerable areas of your home and actually make breaking in easier. While proper security lighting is…

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Starting an Emergency Fund

How to Recession Proof Your Home

There’s a storm coming and it’s about to get tough! How prepared are you for when the economy takes a downward swing? If this worries you, you can put those fears aside because there are actually many everyday habits that you can start doing to ease the sting of a recession but it ultimately comes down to two things: Reducing your debt Increasing your savings 1. Job Security It all starts with having a stable…

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Welcome to UK Survival Guides

We Reached Our 250,000th Visitor

Lately I have been checking numbers as today we officially hit 250,000 visitors since the start of UK Survival Guides. I started this blog in October 2018 and it has taken only a matter of months to reach our first goal and I wanted to take the time to thank all of our readers. I never expected to reach our first goal so quick. I wasn’t even sure the blog would go anywhere but thanks…

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