Get Free Heat With This DIY Solar “Window Unit” [STEP-BY-STEP]

Let’s face it; the cost of heating is ridiculous these days. And it's likely to get worse before it gets better. But you have must keep warm; it's a matter of safety every bit as much as it is a matter of comfort. In many parts of the country, keeping your home warm throughout the bitter winter months is challenging to say the least. What's more, winter storms are often … [Read more...]




5 Dirt Cheap “Space Heaters” You Can Build Today [STEP-BY-STEP]

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Does the idea of wearing all of your winter clothing and gear indoors sound awful? It should because the only reason you would need to do this is if you have no heat. It’s possible to lose access to heating for a long list of reasons, including a winter storm that knocks the power out or a SHTF scenario. If you don’t want to be at risk of freezing to death in your home, it’s … [Read more...]




How to Build a Super Shelter (and Whether or Not You Should)

Whether you get lost deep in the woods or society completely crumbles, it’s going to be imperative to find shelter right away. In many cases, this means creating your own shelter out of nearby supplies. We have showcased several simplistic shelter builds in the past, and we’ve also touched on the concept of a super shelter. Now it’s time to dig more deeply into the super … [Read more...]




The Shockingly Powerful DIY Pocket Slingshot (Plus 9 More Household Survival Hacks)

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Who doesn't enjoy a small, homemade weapon that easily concealed in a pocket, just waiting for its time to shine. No, we're not talking about a prison-style shank we fashioned from a plastic spork... this is EVEN COOLER... This super shooter slingshot can turn anything from gravel to a dried pinto bean into a dangerous weapon. What's more, you can make one of these in about … [Read more...]