How Do I Start Prepping? (Part 2 of 2)
This article is a follow up article to “How do I start prepping? (Part 1 of 2)”. These basic survival and preparation concepts will increase your chances of survival many times over.Storing Flammable Liquids: How to Make the Complexities of NFPA 30 Simple
NFPA 30, storage of flammable liquids, is a complex code that takes expertise to decode. Currently, insurers are cracking down on non-compliant facilities. Learn how to ensure compliancy.Top 10 Best Zombie Books Includes the Zombie Survival Guide
Zombie books are making a killing, pardon the pun, both in online book sales and the traditional book stores. The popularity of the best zombie books including the zombie survival book can be attributed to the increasing interest generated by these flesh-eating animated creatures the world over. If you are a zombie fanatic then you must have already read the zombie survival guide. But if you are like most diehards, then one zombie book is not enough to satisfy this growing curiosity about these rotting corpses.Doomsday Preppers Alert: Solar Storms Could Devastate the Earth in the Near Future
Solar activity is increasing seeing that the Sun approaches the peak of its magnetic cycle in 2013. Learn more about the likelihood and consequences of a major solar storm and how you can best prepare.Creating an Emergency Kit
September is Emergency Preparedness Month. What should you do to prepare for an emergency when you need to stay in your own home? What do you need in case you are without electricity or other utilities for a few days? Creating an emergency kit can help to provide your family food, water and supplies in case you need to shelter in place for a few days.Hurricane Preparedness – Animals
A recent newspaper article estimated a loss of 250,000 animals due to Hurricane Isaac. Here is a quick list to prevent your pet(s) from being found amongst that number.What Is Forward Osmosis and How Can It Save Your Life?
First off, what the heck is forward osmosis? In simple terms, it’s water’s natural ability to balance. by using a solution on one end of a membrane, you can, in essence, suck water through the filter to the other side so that the water is in a state of balance.The 4 ABC’s of First Aid Training
First aid training teaches people how to provide help for a long list of injuries and illnesses. However, within this type of training, there are some skills which are considered paramount and have to be the focus of any rescuer during serious, life-saving interventions. These skills, which are commonly referred to as the “ABC” of first aid training, are briefly described below.Bugging In Versus Bugging Out
When planning for emergencies and disasters there are many things to consider. Whether or not to bug in or bug out is a major consideration, don’t limit your survival capability by refusing to think logically.Top 6 Concerns of Bugging Out
Hello Preppers! So now you have your Bug Out Bag or 72 hour bag packed and ready to roll. You have specific gear stored nearby the bag for those last minute decision-making moments and you have designated which types of emergencies or disasters will trigger your plans for bugging out.How Do I Start Prepping? (Part 1 of 2)
Emergency and disaster preparation should always be at the forefront of your mind. Being prepared can provide you with vital moments to ensure your safety and that of your family members. Simple tools and concepts can increase your chance of survival a hundred fold in less than 15 minutes per day.Hurricane Damage
Hurricane damage can be prevented – or, at least, minimized. Here are some prudent steps.