DIY Projects for Preppers

Prep For Winter Now & Save

Prep For Winter Now & Save

Preparing for winter is easier and less expensive if you do it in the Spring and Summer. With daily obligations making many people short on time, it can be all too easy to put off winter preps.

How to EMP-Proof Your Car, Even if You Don’t Really Have To

How to EMP-Proof Your Car, Even if You Don’t Really Have To

Some experts have stressed the importance of EMP-proofing your car to ensure you have transportation after a nuclear strike, while others have denounced the practice as unnecessary. Let’s take a closer look at the science behind EMP-proofing your vehicle, whether it’s essential, and how to complete this task if you choose to carry it out.

Best Composting Toilets for Preppers

Best Composting Toilets for Preppers

Editor’s Note: This resource has been revised and updated for 2019.

Composting toilets are not for everyone but they do have their place in off-grid living under some . . .

How to Make Cooking Oils from Scratch

How to Make Cooking Oils from Scratch

You won’t be able to pick up cooking oils when the grocery store isn’t available. And, most of the meals we cook on a daily basis need some . . .

How To Make Candles With Essential Oils

How To Make Candles With Essential Oils

Essential oils are well known for being used in Aromatherapy to soothe and calm the senses. However, these high-powered plant extracts have more uses than just that. Essential oils . . .

How to Make Your Own Seltzer and Soda

How to Make Your Own Seltzer and Soda

Editor’s Note: This is a revised and updated version for 2019.
My first experience making soda was with my father back in the mid-nineties. We made and bottled . . .

15 Cinder Block Ideas For The Prepper Homestead

15 Cinder Block Ideas For The Prepper Homestead

Editor’s Note: This resource has been revised and updated for 2019.

Cinder block is an excellent building material. They are strong, weather resistant, fire proof and relatively inexpensive. All . . .

Designing A Winter Emergency Kit For Your Car

Designing A Winter Emergency Kit For Your Car

Driving conditions in the winter can deteriorate quickly. If you live in a climate with harsh winters, then you may be very experienced. Regardless of how well prepared you think . . .

Preparing Your Chickens For Winter

Preparing Your Chickens For Winter

After much debate, my husband and I decided to raise a flock of chickens and our own eggs. Neither one of us wanted chickens hanging out super close to the . . .

Natural Pest and Vermin Control

Natural Pest and Vermin Control

Moving to a new house or out into a rural area is exciting. For a lot of people, it is their dream to move very far out in the country . . .