How to Build a Battery Bank

The battery bank is the most important component of your off-grid powering system (See How to Build an Off-Grid Power Source). Once the sun goes down, the battery bank will provide electricity throughout the night if built correctly. The trick to…
Alternate Power

The Seven Sisters of Urban Survival (Part V) You need some kind of power for: 1. Light 2. Cooking 3. Heat 4. Refrigeration 5. Communications LIGHT This is a must when the power goes out. If you can afford them,…
Top 6 Household Fire Tinders

Fire starting is one of the most important necessities of surviving. Carrying a pocket lighter, flint & steel, or matches at all times is very ideal.  In the event you need fire, you have it in your very pocket. There…
Surviving With Rat Traps

  “What is the best survival trap on the market?” One might ask? The answer to that question would be RAT TRAPS. Below is a video by Blake Alma, the author of More Than Just a Rat Trap and the Editor-in-Chief…
How To Set Up Camp At Night

How to Set up Camp at Night Camping at night can be fun for all ages. It allows the campers time to do fun activities such as telling stories, night walking, and stargazing. There are several factors that determine how…