All posts tagged "Self Sufficiency"

  • 4 Things You Don’t Want To Overlook When The SHTF.

    Do Not Overlook These Four Things during a Survival Situation or Disaster 1.) Swimming Pools The National Swimming Pool Foundation estimates there are 10 million swimming pools in the United States today. Approximately six million are in-ground...

    • Posted September 18, 2014
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  • Survival Gear: What’s In A SEAL’s Survival Kit?

    October 15, 2013 Survival Gear: What’s In A SEAL’s Survival Kit? by Team DIY Survival Life – Masters of advanced planning and preparation, Navy SEALs are often trendsetters when it comes to gear and equipment. Earlier this...

    • Posted September 16, 2014
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  • What’€™s the Big Deal about Prepping?

    Why Disaster Preparedness is Important If you’ve been watching TV, listening to the radio or following current events, you’ve surely heard about a new movement referred to as prepping. But what exactly is it, why should you...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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  • Water: How To Store the Single Most Important Emergency Item

     The average human can survive without food for a month or more depending on the circumstances, but cannot survive without water for more than three to seven days.  With water making up 65 percent of the body,...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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  • The Original Survivalist – The Vikings

    Why food preservation is important While the urban population during the Viking age may have had access to frequent markets or food stalls, the majority of the (rural) Vikings population had to rely on food preservation to...

    • Posted September 14, 2014
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  • Top 10 Plants That Will Kill You

    • Posted September 14, 2014
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  • DIY Survival Life
    LifeStraw Personal Water Filter Review

    If you’re a veteran reader on the survival blog scene, chances are you’ve already seen your fair share of LifeStraw reviews already. These small, portable little water filters have been making the rounds from blog to blog for quite...

    • Posted September 7, 2014
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  • Survival Structures
    Survival Container or Failed Underground Bunker?

    Don’t even consider burying a shipping container as an underground bunker until you read this Team DIY Survival life / Guest Contributor Why is it so dangerous for underground bunkers to be made from shipping containers? I...

    • Posted August 28, 2014
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  • DIY Survival-Skills
    10 Self- Sufficiency Skills That Will Save You Cold Hard Cash

    10 Self-Sufficiency Skills That Will Save You a Bundle Preppers often teach themselves self-sufficiency skills solely based on the premise that if the SHTF they’ll find themselves wishing they’d taken the time to learn those skills.  Yet...

    • Posted August 28, 2014
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