While preppers are always talking about how to start fires—what about putting one out? Are you prepared to fight a fire that breaks out in your home? We’ll explore the … Read More
It is hurricane season, and so far it is lining up to be an eventful one. Florence is likely to bring flooding to a lot of areas. Figure 1. Infrared satellite … Read More
With Hurricane Florence threatening to cause historic levels of devastation in the Carolinas, Virginia, and other parts of the mid-Atlantic, late this week into the weekend, I am currently readying … Read More
How many of us have seen a rescue situation unfold on TV or the paper and think “How did they get into that mess” or “what on earth?” Every year there … Read More
Earthquakes are more likely in some areas than others however it may surprise you that a lot of areas that people often don’t associate with seismic activity at least pose … Read More
Water filtration is one of the most if not the most important part of any survival plan. You can do for a while without a lot of things but water … Read More
Sometimes we have to say the heck with it and do what we want to do when we want to do it! After a short break, the Survival Buzz is back on an as needed basis. I hope you take the time to read and enjoy this update that comes from the heart.
Is your garden overrun by slugs and snails? Here are 4 ways to deal with them naturally. Plus, for my monthly Buzz break, our newest sponsor, Seed for Security, is giving away a seed kit valued at $85. This is a good one and I hope you take a few moments to enter,
Want to win a LifeStraw GO water filter bottle? This is Buzz Break #3 and your opportunity to win one for free in an easy peasy giveaway.
Moving to a new location is always a challenge but even more so when you are a prepper. In this article, I answer some questions regarding my recent short-term move. In addition, a personal rant about this site and why it is what it is. This, and more, in the Survival Buzz.
If you choose to own a firearm, you need to follow safety standards. Here are the 4 basic rules, with a special emphasis on homesteaders and preppers. In addition, tips from readers and more from the Backdoor Survival Blog.
A reader asked for thoughts on alternative modes of transportation following an EMP. Here are some thoughts and ideas but let’s be honest; no one knows for sure. This plus tips and news from the Backdoor Survival blog.