Homesteading Skills for Preppers

31 Homesteading Skills for Preppers

In order to be a homesteader you need to learn a set of skills in order for it to be a success. It is not an easy task but getting to know these practical homesteading skills will save you from half the trouble of this amazing journey. Below you will find what we believe to be the essential homesteading skills that every prepper should learn. These are not in any particular order. First Aid – If…

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ice fishing

Ice Fishing Tips for Beginners

If you are reading this post then chances are that you have thought about ice fishing but are yet to give it a go. Well you have come to the right place as we are going to cover the basics of ice fishing to get you started. An incredibly easy way of explaining what ice fishing is, is that it is akin to bridge or pier fishing, except that you have to cut a hole through…

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Survival Basics water

How to Choose from the Best Water Storage Containers for Emergencies

Water is finite. In a culture where access to clean, potable water seems to be something that will never cease, the idea of water storage hardly ever crosses most westerners’ minds. But the reality is that there are numerous reasons for why all people should learn about proper water storage for both long term and emergency situations. Knowledge of proper storage practices and quality equipment is almost as valuable as the water itself. We’ve selected…

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High Rise Building Evacuation During a Fire

High Rise Building Evacuation During a Fire

We are all told that we should evacuate a building as soon as possible when a fire alarm system is activated, but many people still have questions about building evacuation, especially when it comes to high rise buildings. For instance, do occupants in high-rise buildings have a different procedure than those in smaller office buildings? Read on for the correct procedures for high rise building evacuation. Depending on the building, some high-rise commercial buildings can hold…

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How to Use a Compass

Many people do not ever bother to learn how to use a compass. They seem to think that it is pointless in our age of technology. After all, we have devices that can do the same work with less effort. If you spend any amount of time in the wilderness, learning how to correctly use a is anything but pointless. That fancy GPS or phone that you rely on could just as easily run out…

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