Need information on survival strategies and emergency preparednes? We continually search the web and put links to the best sites right here - bookmark us for quick references.
Do It Yourself
- How to Build a Solar Generator - This is a wonderfully detailed video set on the design and construction of a 3,000 watt portable solar generator. It is always updated and current with a parts list linked directly to Amazon - Although you can buy several of the items here.
- How to Make a PVC Water Pump - This is a very clever way to make a very simple and inexpensive water pump in just a few hours. It works great and is a very handy tool to have in case you need to move water around.
- How to Make a One-Way Check Valve - To build the previous water pump, you need a one-way check valve - again, very easy and inexpensive to make in less than 30 minutes.
- DIY Wind Powered Water Pump - For a little more automated way of collecting and moving water, we like this wind operated one - made from a lot things that you may already have around the house.
Survival / Prepper Blogs
- Ask A Prepper - Ask a Prepper shares how to prepare, survive and thrive. Their "how to" articles allow their readers to keep up with the latest survival news and provides practical advice and guidance.
- Urban Survival Site - This blog essentially covers how to survive a disaster in the city, with specific advice on topics such as food, supplies, skills and DIY knowledge that people will need to rely on in the case of an emergency.
- Prepared Survivalist - The Prepared Survivalist is designed to be your place for anything survival and preparedness related. Whether you are just starting out and learning the basic of survival and preparedness or are a seasoned veteran in the survival/preparedness community.
- Off the Grid News - Off The Grid News’ is an independent, weekly email newsletter and website that is crammed full of practical information on living and surviving off the grid. Advice you’ll never hear from the mainstream media.
- The Organic Prepper - The Organic Prepper is a blog by Daisy Luther, where she documents her past, and current experiences, all with the aim of passing on valuable preparedness advice to her readers.
- Backdoor Survival - Backdoor Survival was created to share the angst and concern about our deteriorating economy and its impact on ordinary, middle-class folks. And secondly, to become a prepper of the highest order and to share learnings (past and present) along the way.
- Bunker Basics - At Bunker Basics, they write about The Event and its potential causes. They discuss the how to go about prepping, the irresponsible behavior within the tech community, and more. Interviews are also conducted with those in the prepping community as well.
- Off Grid Survival - Offgrid Survivial is an emergency preparedness and survival website dedicated to helping people become more self-reliant and better prepared to face the very real threats that exist in today’s world. The site covers a wide variety of survival and preparedness topics.
- Ready Lifestyle - At Ready Lifestyle, their mission is to make sure that you have the right thought process, skills, and equipment to protect yourself and your family during the next major disaster or SHTF event. Regardless of if you’re interested in getting started prepping, or any other survival topics.>
- Survivopedia - Survivopedia helps people regain their peace of mind – by becoming more self-reliant and self sufficient in all aspects of life: from putting food on the table, to keeping your loved one safe, and staying in good health.
- True Prepper - TruePrepper is a preparedness resource grounded in risk analysis. They share the best prepping guides available, review survival gear with obsessive attention to detail.
- The Prepared - The blog features modern, rational prepping guides and reviews. It contains no propaganda or spam, and they help you and your family get "common sense ready" quickly and cheaply.