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Staying Ahead Of The Shortages: What To Stock Up On For The Coming Year

Staying Ahead Of The Shortages: What To Stock Up On For The Coming Year

While a lot of people are concerned about food shortages, one should not forget that there are a lot of items that make life easier or at least more enjoyable…

How to Prepare for Nuclear War

How to Prepare for Nuclear War

Nuclear war is unlikely, but not impossible. And learning how to prepare for nuclear war can help you prepare for essentially every other long-term SHTF event. Even if you think…

Dystopian and Prepper Fiction Books Past and Present Selections That You May Not Have Heard Of For Adults and Teens

Dystopian and Prepper Fiction Books Past and Present Selections That You May Not Have Heard Of For Adults and Teens

There is a lot of prepper fiction out there and a lot of dystopian novels. In this post I am going to cover some books I think are worth mentioning…

Foraging Guide: The Best Wild Spinach Alternatives

Foraging Guide: The Best Wild Spinach Alternatives

When you tell people you forage for wild edible plants, one of the first questions you often get is, “What can you actually cook with this stuff?” The general impression…

Coghlan’s Emergency Stove and Fuel Tablets Review

Coghlan’s Emergency Stove and Fuel Tablets Review

Coghlan’s is a brand that is found at many different camping stores from campgrounds to Wal-Mart. They have been around a long time and produce a variety of budget-priced camping…

The Area 51 Raid and What We Can Learn As Preppers

The Area 51 Raid and What We Can Learn As Preppers

Over the last few months, there has been a lot of talk about the raid of Area 51. People seem to think it is a big old party that people…

The Best Survival Shows to Help you Learn Survival Skills

The Best Survival Shows to Help you Learn Survival Skills

We spend too much time on television and devices. Let’s start with that. Sure, this is an article about the best survival shows to learn survival skills but its not…

The State of Our Nation’s Dams and Bridges at 80+

The State of Our Nation’s Dams and Bridges at 80+

The state of our nation’s dams and bridges is concerning. The USA is home to 84,000 dams. A handful of these dams produce power for millions of homes. Bridges number…

The Wide World of USB Charging and Devices For Preppers

The Wide World of USB Charging and Devices For Preppers

The wonderful world of USB charging has a lot to offer preppers. While a lot of people just use USB for cell phones or a tablet, there are so many…

Cache and Stash Points For Preppers

Cache and Stash Points For Preppers

Having all your preps in one place is not always the wisest idea. Some people may have no choice but if you can have a stash point then consider it….

Prepping and Privacy In The Modern World

Prepping and Privacy In The Modern World

Privacy today is a rare thing. Most of us are under the illusion that it is possible to keep things somewhat private. Even at my age, I forget that it…

Some of The Best Prepping Websites, Magazines, and Podcasts

Some of The Best Prepping Websites, Magazines, and Podcasts

While we appreciate all of your readership, Backdoor Survival wants to recognize other great sites that can offer knowledge and insight into the world of prepping and survival. There are…

Building The House Part II: Framing, Loft, Roof, and Siding

Building The House Part II: Framing, Loft, Roof, and Siding

Getting the walls up was a little more challenging then you might imagine with a small house. We had to work smart and try to use ropes and pulleys to…

Prepping In The City And Small Towns: Some Tips For Urban Preparedness

Prepping In The City And Small Towns: Some Tips For Urban Preparedness

I have to say that my background has always been rural. Urban prepping is a topic that I have chosen to explore because I know that there is a lot…

How To Stay Alive In The Woods Book Review

How To Stay Alive In The Woods Book Review

There are a lot of prepper books out there to choose from. Occasionally we are going to review a book here that is highly recommended. Some of these are books…

Starting the Engine of a Prepared Community

Starting the Engine of a Prepared Community

All over the world, on all sides of the world, people are waking up to the self-imposed isolation of Mankind. It is a realization that supersedes much of the political…