Crisis Prep

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Renters Can Be Homesteaders Too: Section 1

Homesteading is the buzz word of the year with people of all ages and financial status.    The desire to be self-sufficient and self-reliant is … Read More

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5 Mortgage-Free Survival Cabin Ideas

It's no secret that many of us within the self-reliance movement would absolutely love to build a small survival cabin in the wilderness... Both to … Read More

DIY Projects

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7 Tricks to Hide Your Water Storage

We all know the importance of water in our daily lives, though we tend to take its  availability very much for granted.    Think of how the public reacts when threatened with catastrophic … [Read More]

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[VIDEO] DIY Redneck Rocket Launcher: This Idiot is a Genius!

Need a fun DIY project for this July 4th? How about a redneck rocket launcher? This instructional video shows us, step-by-step, how to build a hillbilly fireworks display that can send upwards of … [Read More]

Gear

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The Innovative Leatherman Tread Will Blow Your Mind [VIDEO]

Remember when the Leatherman multitool emerged... and pretty much redefined what it means for a tool to be "handy," changing the lives of anyone who enjoys wearing small leather holsters on their … [Read More]

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5 Best Axes Under $50

Six million people have watched the video below, featuring some guy swinging an overpriced, state-of-the-art splitting axe to turn a tire filled with logs into perfectly split matchstick … [Read More]

Outdoors

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5 Easy to Grow Mosquito Repelling Plants

As the outdoor season approaches, many homeowners and outdoor enthusiasts look for ways to control mosquitoes. With all the publicity about the West Nile virus, mosquito repelling products are gaining … [Read More]

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[VIDEO] Hilarious Hunting Prank: You’ll Never Believe This

Deer hunters tend to have a lot of extra time on their hands...  Some of them choose spend their time in the stands daydreaming about that mythical big buck they hope to shoot one day. Others put … [Read More]

Self Defense

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How to Create Unhackable Passwords

When it comes to protecting your right to privacy, it's become crystal clear that you are on your own... The IRS doesn't care, the NSA doesn't care, and even Fortune 500 retailers like Home Depot … [Read More]

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7 Ways to Harden Your Home Against Looters and Thieves

As Ferguson-style demonstrations sprout like weeds all across the country, I've received a lot of questions about what kind of impact these protests and riots may have on nearby communities. In … [Read More]