Shelter and Clothing

The Dangers Of Disaster Shelters: Are Sex Offenders Welcome?

The Dangers Of Disaster Shelters: Are Sex Offenders Welcome?

The dangers of going to a disaster shelter or a FEMA camp during an evacuation are many. Because of this, we’ve spent time attempting to encourage everyone to do their best to avoid both at all costs by having back up plans in place. But there’s one more danger of going to a disaster shelter that is perhaps the most disturbing of all: sexual assault.

Just How Unhealthy And Unsafe Are Disaster Shelters?

Just How Unhealthy And Unsafe Are Disaster Shelters?

There has been much evidence to support preparing for an emergency and disaster scenario on your own without putting your hopes in crowded shelters or government-operated camps. Even though FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) has come out and said they are not efficient nor are they even effective at helping people, most just don’t seem to care, and won’t until it is too late. And a shelter may not have conditions that are any better.

How To Stay Warm in a Long-Term SHTF Event

How To Stay Warm in a Long-Term SHTF Event

The winter poses tremendous challenges that have to be taken very seriously – especially in a long-term shtf event.

What the Prepper Needs to Know about Emergency Caches and How to Protect Them From the Hordes

A Prepper's Guide to Caches and Protecting Them From the Hordes

Make no mistake: those who prepare this kind of thing beforehand are going to have it a lot easier than those who wait until the last minute or try to do it “post-collapse.”

How To House the Whole Family in a SHTF-Emergency

How To House the Whole Family in a SHTF-Emergency

This could be the housing solution preppers are looking for to house multiple family members during a long-term disaster.

When a Zippo Is Not Enough, These Fire Starting Materials Could Be a Lifesaver

Five Fire Starting Materials That Could Be a Lifesaver This Winter

Starting a fire is an art form. Here are some tips and tricks from a weathered mountain man.

A Prepper's Guide to Cold Weather Gear: 10 Must-Haves to Stay Warm in the Harshest of Conditions

A Prepper's Guide to Cold Weather Gear: 10 Must-Haves to Stay Warm

Having the right gear when exposed to harsh elements is vital to your survival. Get your go-bags prepped for winter with this winter gear guide.

Woodcutting When the SHTF: What You Need to Know To Hastily Acquire a Wood Supply

How to Hastily Acquire a Wood Supply if TSHTF

Chopping wood is a serious workout and takes planning. In a sudden emergency, you will need to know how to quickly acquire a wood supply. Follow these tips and steps from a pro.

Last Minute Preparedness: How To Prep For Sheltering in Place

Last Minute Preparedness: How To Prep For Sheltering in Place

If the time comes when you have to shelter in place, these 15 critical planning tips could greatly increase your chance of surviving.

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