Power plays a very important role in survival. We need it to light our home and keep it warm. We need it to cook food. Electricity is necessary to run our gadgets and appliances such as cellphones, radio, television, refrigerator and water pumps etc. Whether you want to live off the grid or just prepare for extended emergencies or intermittent power outages, having a backup generator can be very beneficial .
With a backup power source like a generator, you can be on top of any emergency situation. Generators typically run on gasoline or diesel as long as you have fuel supply.
Benefits of a Multi-Fuel Generator
Generators can also run on propane and natural gas. Using other fuel types for your generator has several advantages: Continue reading
Natural calamities are inevitable. Accidents can be unpredictable. But calamities and accidents can be prevented from turning into disasters. Being prepared and having a few tricks under your sleeve can make the difference between life and death.
Take a look at this compilation of ten simple but most useful survival lifehacks out there: Continue reading
If you had to bug out or just got lost in the wilderness you could still survive if you can identify edible wild plants that could keep you alive. The following is a list of 19 edible plants and how to prepare them to be eaten. Continue reading
You can’t always avoid coming in contact with a snake which may results in a bite. Unless you are absolutely sure that a snake bite is not venomous treat it as if it is. The dangers involved in a snake bite depends on the species of snake, the amount of venom injected and on what part of the body the bite occurs.
Avoid An Attack If You Can
Anytime you come across a snake back away slowly. Do not try to prod it or get it to move. A snake can easily strike half the distance of their body length. If you are out walking in an area known to have snakes it’s a good idea to wear thick leather boots and long pants. Continue reading
Learn about disaster preparedness. It’s easy to prepare for a disaster when you have advance warning if you know what to do. However, therein lies the crux of the matter. However, with a good plan on hand even if you’re not prepared ahead of time, you should be able to get the job done well enough.
In the event of a pending disaster you do not want to be caught trying to research preparedness and then think that you’ll have time to prepare adequately. Continue reading