How to use a Defibrillator

You may think that using a defibrillator would be a tricky situation but after having the chance to get some hands on expereince with using them, I can safely say that they are actually very easy to use. Not all defibrillators are going to look the same but they all function in pretty much the same way. The machine itself actually tells you what to do with the use of clear spoken instructions so you…

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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 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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Awesome DIY Smoke Bomb

When lost in the wilderness and in need of rescue, you need a way of alerting others to your location. I have come across many videos and articles showing different methods of making your own smoke bombs in the past but nothing that looks quite as effective as the one shown below by The Modern Rogue. Check it out, try it out! All you need is some sugar and potassium nitrate.

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Video: Vermiculture Made Easy

Vermicomposting, or vermiculture, is the art of using earthworms to turn your waste into earthworm castings. It contains more than 100 times as many beneficial bacteria and fungi as your usual soil. Along with this bacteria and fungi, it also contains plant growth factors and B vitamins, as well as high levels of soluble calcium, magnesium, phosphorus and potassium. If you are looking for the perfect fertilizer, vermicompost is what you have been searching for…

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