Having a lot of glass windows is seen as a plus by a lot of people, however there are risks and issues that can make it harder. Window security film … Read More
Who doesn’t love to sit down with a post-apocalyptic book? While entertaining, plenty of books in the genre are a little too disconnected from reality to be useful. If you’re … Read More
Planning a bugout camp means looking at your situation on all levels. A million scenarios can play out. It can be easy to get distracted and miss out on small … Read More
There’s a lot of podcasts out there, and plenty on prepping. Which is great, because who doesn’t want to fill up their commute, chore time, or gun-cleaning afternoon with some … Read More
Doomsday prepper donates all of his stored food to Puerto Rico was the headline of a news article I read a few days ago. Interesting, I thought. I’ve been at … Read More
Note: This is a Special Guest Contribution from longtime BackdoorSurvival reader Donna! This topic is seldom discussed on prepper sites, but by the end of this article I hope you will have … Read More
Poor Puerto Rico. Hurricane Maria really pummeled the island, further exacerbating their existing problems (poor infrastructure, massive debt, and an out migration of youth). The Governor of Puerto Rico is … Read More
My husband and I built our own house, raised and butchered pigs, chickens, cattle, sewed clothes, made quilts, and a lot of other things over the years. We make sure … Read More
There are two general things you want out of your off-grid books. First, you need a general guide, that explains the basics to you and offers a starting point for … 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
Prepping and being a survivalist prepper is hard work. Learn to stay motivated during those times when you are burned out, stressed and it all seems futile.
It seems fitting that while things are a bit more relaxed, prepping wise, we take a few moments to reflect upon preparedness strategies that are universal. I have given this a lot of thought and found that the rules of prepping boil down to just a few simple words, twenty-two to be exact. Here, in simplistic terms, are four steps every prepper needs to adhere to in order to succeed.