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20 Survival Uses For Paper Clips

20 Survival Uses For Paper Clips

One of the best survival skills you can learn is how to use everyday items for survival. The paperclip, in particular, is quite versatile.

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25 Survival Uses for WD-40

25 Survival Uses For WD-40

One of the most important survival skills is the ability to take basic home items and use them for a survival situation. One of these items is WD-40.

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27 Everyday Items You Can Easily Make Yourself

27 Everyday Items You Can Easily Make Yourself

Making these do-it-yourself products will help you limit your trips to the store, and they’ll introduce you to many simpler, healthier alternatives to store-bought items.

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The Highest Calorie Crop You Can Grow

Let’s talk about calorie cropping – growing with the goal of providing calorie-rich food, preferably food you can store for several seasons. 

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The Most Important Food for Surviving SHTF

The Most Important Food for Surviving SHTF

The best survival foods are calorie-dense, providing more calories per pound. You also want a hardy variety that will grow in numerous hardiness zones.

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How to Prep When All The Survival Gear Is Sold Out

How to Prep When All The Survival Gear Is Sold Out

There are plenty of ways you can start preparing without spending money, and many survival supplies can be gathered or created from items you already own.

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7 DIY Projects That Will Lower Your Bills

There are many unique and creative DIY projects that help lower your bills and reduce energy consumption. These projects range from simple to innovative.

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How to Make a DIY Face Mask (With No Sewing)

You can make a DIY face mask that fits snugly against your face with items from around home. It should only take about ten minutes. Here’s how to do it.

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9 Fastest Growing Fruit Trees for Your Backyard

9 Fastest Growing Fruit Trees for Your Backyard

You won’t get a fruit harvest the first year you plant a tree, but if you pick one of the fastest-growing fruit trees, you might get to eat fruit sooner. 

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15 Five-Gallon Bucket Projects to Keep You Busy This Weekend

Five-gallon bucket projects are a great way to upcycle old buckets, reuse items you have laying around, and create something new and useful.

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35 Uses for Diatomaceous Earth

35 Uses for Diatomaceous Earth: The Miracle Mineral

Diatomaceous earth kills critters in your food and around the house, it has many health benefits, it’s cost-effective, and it’s 100% natural. #urbansurvivalsite #foodstorage #diatomaceousearth #prepared #allnatural

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10 Fastest Growing Vegetables for Your Survival Garden

These vegetables can produce a harvest in as little as four weeks, and they give your family fresh greens to eat as you wait for the rest of your garden.

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17 Best Vegetables for Bucket Gardening

If you’ve been waiting to grow vegetables until you have a large backyard, your wait is over. You can successfully grow veggies for your family in buckets. #urbansurvivalsite #containergarden #containergardening #buckets #fivegallonbuckets

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How To Make Firewood From Recycled Paper (With Pictures)

How To Make Firewood From Recycled Paper (With Pictures)

Firewood from recycled paper is easy to make and, once you have a basic setup, you make the stuff on a regular basis whenever the paper piles up. #urbansurvivalsite #firewood #diyfirewood #recycle #upcycle

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DIY Saltwater Survival Bottle (Compact Desalination Kit)

DIY Saltwater Survival Bottle (Compact Desalination Kit)

In this video, NightHawkInLight explains how to make a DIY saltwater survival bottle. This portable desalination kit converts saltwater to freshwater. #urbansurvivalsite #diy #water #survival #saltwater

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How to Make Char Cloth with a Zippo

How to Make Char Cloth with a Zippo

Although you can buy char cloth, I recommend making it yourself. In this video, Sigma 3 Survival School explains how to make char cloth step by step. #urbansurvivalsite #charcloth #zippo #diy #survival

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How To Make A DIY Solar Reflector Oven (With Pictures)

I’m going to show you step-by-step how to build a reflector oven from found materials. Then I’ll cook some food on it and provide a few cooking tips. #urbansurvivalsite #solaroven #diy #solar #survivalcooking

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Best Plants For Your Bucket Garden

24 Best Plants For Your Bucket Garden

You can grow any plant in containers. However, when it comes to survival bucket gardening, some crops are far better suited to it than others. #urbansurvivalsite #bucket #containergardening #containergarden #gardeningtips

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10 Vegetables That Even New Gardeners Can’t Mess Up

If you lack gardening experience, starting your own vegetable garden can seem pretty overwhelming. #urbansurvivalsite #gardening #vegetablegardening #beginnergardening #garden

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23 Projects For Preppers To Do Around The House

23 Projects For Preppers To Do Around The House

Here are some suggestions for DIY projects that will improve your emergency preparedness and save you time and money in the long run. #urbansurvivalsite #diy #prepper #prepperprojects #doityourself

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How To Make An Easy Portable Can Stove

I’m positive that anyone — even people who are terrible at DIY projects — can make this DIY alcohol stove. Here’s how to do it. #urbansurvivalsite #diy #diystove #homemadestove #alcoholstove

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How To Make A Candle That Lasts 100 Hours

Making a candle that lasts 100 hours is a lot easier than you think. You just need a regular thin candle, a jar, and some Crisco. #urbansurvivalsite #candlemaking #candlemakingdiy #candlemakingtips #diyprojects

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