Small survival kits are perfect for emergencies because you can carry them with you anywhere. Today we feature the classic Altoids survival kit. You might be a seasoned veteran when it comes to survival and prepping or you might have just fallen in love with the craft. In either case, it’s surprising how having a […]
DIY – Do It Yourself. Build it, make it, construct it at home by yourself with no professional help required. We have several DIY articles at BeSurvival.com that cover a wide range of topics. learn how to build a cabin in the woods, make smoke grenades, dig a well, and more.
Freeze drying food at home is simple and easy, with or without a machine. Learn how to freeze dry all kinds of foods with no special equipment. Learning how to freeze dry food is something that’s gaining popularity. It doesn’t come as a surprise to us, because many preppers are now simply discovering the “long forgotten” […]
Simple DIY paracord fishing lure that mimics many proven lures. Works great for fly and fresh water fishing, and can catch anything from panfish to trout! If you find a lake or a river there’s almost always some type of fish in it. If you have a rod and reel or maybe just a simple survival fishing kit, and a […]
Did you know that, depending on the quality of your soil and the size of your family, you can grow all the food you need in a very small space? Most Americans think that without large-scale industrial agriculture, with its chemical inputs and GMOs, we would all starve to death. They think that acres upon acres of row crops […]
According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the average US family uses 400 gallons of water per day. Most of that goes to watering lawns and gardens. During a disaster, the grass can die, but the garden will need water. Today I want to share with you a great method for driving your own water well […]
What would you do if you had no house payment and no monthly utility bills? Well this guy is living the dream. Here’s a short introduction to simple solar homesteading that provides information on how to find cheap land, build an inexpensive home, and use solar power to eliminate monthly utility bills. While he doesn’t get into […]
So, you’ve thought about living off the grid and you’re wondering if it is right for you. By now you know that it means no more utility bills and generating all of your own power and water (and maybe even food and other necessary living supplies), but what’s really involved in that? It isn’t as easy […]