Category Archive: Essential Prepping

How To Find Other Preppers Or Prepping Groups In Your Area

How To Find Other Preppers In Your Area If your the kind of prepper who fancies himself as as a big tough survival specialist capable of surviving everything the world and his dog throws at you. Then maybe this article is not quite for you!If you plan on disappearing into the woods with a big …

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Basic Do’s and Don’ts of Survival Prepping

The Basic Do’s And Don’ts Of Survival PreppingSURVIVAL – DO’s & DON’Ts“How would you survive a disaster, or worse still a disaster of apocalyptic proportions?”Very few people survive anything without knowledge and preparation before the disaster ever happens.This is the key to survival: “prepare for the worse, hope for the best”. DO’s: 1. The biggest …

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Prepping For SHTF Essential Plans

Prepping For SHTF  Making a plan is exactly what prepping is all about, as is preparing for the worse case scenarios that may well happen to you, specifically in your area.This is an overall look at some of the essential things you must consider, and make them part of your bug out plan BEFORE the …

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Survive A Three Day Electrical Blackout

Are You Prepared?How To Survive A Three Day Electric Blackout Doesn’t sound much does it…Just three days without electricity. Can’t be that difficult to get by.?Well you would think so wouldn’t you?​Let me tell you this – having no electricity for just three days will disrupt your lifestyle like you’d never believe!Yes. it really is …

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Training And Practice For Bugging Out

Training And Practice For Bugging OutAll prepers have supplies and equipment to help survive a disaster situation.We have a plan if X,Y or Z were to happen – we all have escape plans if you need to get out of your area, away from the possible danger.In a hurry:  Skip straight to my wild camp kit …

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Top Survival Foods You Must Store When SHTF For Prepping And Survival

Top Survival Foods You Must Store When SHTF For Prepping And Survival My list of top survival foods you must stockpile and store before the SHTF.Also bear in mind the fact that your food stockpile is not all about waiting for the SHTF – no way. In fact a good food storage system will cover …

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Best Knots For Survival Fishing

All Preppers Need To Know Best Knots For Survival FishingProcuring your food by fishing is the most straightforward, easiest and least time consuming method of obtaining food in a survival situation.Everything about fishing can be simplified and made a very straightforward process. However, one of the most annoying parts of successfully catching fish is when one slips …

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EDC Must Have Gear | FireMask F60

EDC Must Have Survival Emergency GearCarrying your EDC to and from work is common amongst us preppers. But there are areas we travel in that make an EDC essential and there is one item that is absolutely essential to pack.The FireMask F60:   Skip straight to video review here:  |   Skip straight to prices & availability here: …

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Could You Find Supplies After SHTF

Could You Find Supplies After SHTF A prepper is far more ready for the SHTF than your average Joe Soap If the time were ever to come and disaster was to strike, it would be chaos.  As soon as the SHTF, anything could, and probably would go very bad, very fast. As a prep­per you …

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Good LED Torch For Prepping EDC

Good LED Torch For EDC Everyday Carry remains a topic that is discussed quite a lot among preppers and survivalist throughout the prepping community.So deciding on what items suit the needs of your EDC can need some thought – except a few……A decent torch is one of those items that you simply must have your …

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Top Six Prepping Tips You Must Know

The Top SixPrepping Tips You Must KnowWhen anyone begins to think about starting prepping, they are confronted with masses of good information AND miss-information in equally confusing doses…! This article will help you and stop you wasting your time and money on unnecessary ‘stuff’ right from the start. What are the top six prepping tips …

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How To Be The Grey Man When The SHTF And Hide In Plain Sight

How To Be The Grey Man When The SHTF From James Bond to the SAS, the theory of becoming ‘The Grey Man’ has always been considered as way of disappearing into the crowd, unseen and unnoticed.For a prepper the concept of going unnoticed is essential when the SHTF,  and this is something you must learn to …

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Building A Supply Stash For Hunkering Down And Bugging In

The Importance Of Building A Supply Stash For Hunkering Down And Bugging In Everyone should have at least one months food and supplies stored in their homes before the SHTF If your one of the hundreds of thousands of citizens who haven’t got yourself at least one months supplies of food and equipment, then it’s …

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Safety First Aid For Preppers

Safety First Aid For Preppers What is the best emergency first aid survival kit a UK prepper can have that will ensure essential safety first aid can be given to either yourself or any other injured person.The best safety first aid kit cannot be just thrown together.It must be thought out to ensure emergency first …

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Ultimate Airsoft Guide For Preppers.

Ultimate Airsoft GuideHow Can This Help Your Prepping? There is a strong connection between being prepared and military tactics. Both require a plan, both will have a plan A, plan B and even a plan C. Prepping has set ways to go about tasks, exactly the same way as a military campaign. As preppers we …

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How To Make Perfect Beef Jerky

How To Make Perfect  Beef Jerky For Prepping & SurvivalJerky has been making a resurgence lately. Whether it’s due to the maker movement, or the popularity of low-carb diets, this tasty snack has made a comeback. For prepping and survival, Jerky is a very good food to have with you and knowing how to make …

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Top 5 Herbal Plants For Survival

Top 5 Herbal Plants For SurvivalGuest Article by: Gary Johnston Every prepper should have a knowledge of foraging in a SHTF situation – here are the Top 5 Herbal Plants For Survival that are both common and abundant that you can use to help if traditional medicine is hard to come by.There are many plants in the …

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Best Personal Attack Alarm System and Personal Safety Alarm

What Is The Best Personal Alarm System And Personal Safety Alarm For Preppers? Regardless of whether you are a male or female prepper, you need to develop an awareness of your surroundings, and an awareness of who and what is around you. These factors alone will contribute greatly to ensuring you remain as safe as possible …

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Best Survival Knots For Preppers

What Are The Best Survival Knots For Preppers American Paracord Assorted Pack10 Colours x 10 Feet£9.95 inc VAT & delivery Do you know how to tie ‘proper’ rope knots? A lot of people don’t, and yet knots are a very necessary part of your survival strategy, as they play an important role in so many …

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Surviving winter if you are stranded in you car

Surviving winter if you are stranded in you car What would you do if you found yourself stranded.?  Being stranded in your car in nice weather is bad enough, but getting stranded in ice and snow and surviving winter weather is something you must be prepared for.As preppers we all prepare for natural disasters of …

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Prepping Home Defence Plan For UK Preppers

Prepping Home Defence Plan For UK PreppersAs a UK Prepper you must have a solid Home Defence Plan Even the most uneducated person can see the sense in having insurance for an unknown situation. Everyone knows how important it is to try and plan for events that could effect your family and your way of …

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How to Stop Bleeding Quickly using Black Pepper

How to Stop Bleeding Quickly using Black Pepper Simple, Easy and Inexpensive – Survival 1st Aid Making sure you are carrying all the essentials for survival is not easy. In fact, it’s pretty much impossible. So we do the best we can under given circumstances.Ensuring there’s enough food and water are a big concern, unfortunately …

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UK Prepping Facts

UK Prepping Facts Today I want to share some prepping facts with you. Nothing too fancy, just some simple figures to give you an idea of the way prepping is going in the UK today. As you may well know, the UK Preppers Guide website has been up and running for just over two years …

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What’s the use of prepping?

What’s the use of prepping? If I’ve heard it once I’ve heard it a thousand times – “what’s the use of prepping?” Well, in the old days I used to try and convince people that it’s a good idea and they should prep for the unknown. But like anyone who is ignorant of a subject, …

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UK Legal Pepper Spray Alternative for Women

UK Legal Pepper Spray Alternative for Women  Firstly, the facts of life… It is illegal, under UK law, to carry a knife, a gun or even a stick to help protect yourself from being attacked. Many women get attacked each year here in the UK and it doesn’t matter whether it’s late at night, in the middle of London …

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Magnum Boots

 MAGNUM BOOTS FOR SURVIVAL & EVERYDAY USE  The Magnum range of quality footwear is probably one of the very best choices of boots for any prepper, walker or hiker. Worn by SWAT, Military Forces, Law professionals and survivalist, these boots offer any prepper the very latest in design and technology. Below is my top 6 from the MAGNUM range – for …

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What Are The Basic Survival Skills

What are the basic survival skills  When SHTF and the choice of hunkering down or bugging out has to be made. If that choice is to bug out then it becomes a real survival situation, every prepper should know them, but what are the Basic Survival Skills for staying alive. Without these skills your chances …

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Can You Drink Rain Water

Can You Drink Rain Water and is it safe to do so.?  Collecting and using rain water can be a great way to conserve resources at home and in a survival situation it may well be your only choice for drinking water. However, rainwater is not quite as pure and clean as you may might …

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MRE Meals Ready to Eat

MRE Meals Ready to Eat  An MRE is simply a Meal Ready to Eat and when most people think of one they usually think military meals, but there are any numbers of civilian versions on the market that are available virtually anywhere in the world that are comparable. MRE’s the Good the Bad and Are …

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Urban Survival for Preppers

How to Prepare for Urban Survival  The UK is a highly populated island with most of the people living in built up areas with thousands of others very close by. This means there must be a completely different mindset when it comes to prepping for Urban Survival in the city and towns. Of course it …

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How to choose the best survival knife

How To Choose The Best Survival Knife Without a good survival knife, it’s impossible to survive any outdoor situation.Your survival knife is undoubtedly the single most important item to have in your Bug Out Bag, your emergency Kit and for Home.So what are the important facts you need to know in order to make the …

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Every Day Carry Survival Kit for UK Preppers

Every Day Carry Survival Kit for UK Preppers As a prepper it’s important to cover all aspects of survival – as a UK Prepper the Every Day Carry Survival Kit is something that also needs careful consideration. All preppers will try and be ready for the different situations that could effect them. Most times you would …

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Essential Prepping Supplies

Prepping Supplies  As human beings we are both lazy and not lazy, willing or not willing and when it comes to survival of the end of the world, we are either prepared or not prepared. Simple as that really. But for those who want to give themselves at least half a cchanceof survival it’s essential to stockpile your …

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550 Paracord projects

550 Paracord projects    550 Paracord is a very versatile and strong and lightweight cord that can be adapted for many uses and reused for survival situations where a strong dependable cord is required. 550 Paracord is essentially parachute cord that is used to connect the main chutes to the harness, but has now been adapted to make many items that give …

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Best Emergency Survival Water Filter and Purification

  Best Emergency Survival Water Filter and Purification Safe drinking water is the most essential item on any preppers list and having a means to get it is no longer a problem using an Emergency Survival Water Filter Storing water at home is not a problem for most of us – but to get  fresh, …

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Basic Prepping Mistakes

Basic Prepping Mistakes Sometimes even the most  seasoned preppers can get carried awaymaking the most Basic Prepping Mistakes It’s no wonder this can happen, with the latest this and the latest that, or the latest idea and crazy theory about survival. They get carried away with silly things and avoid the absolute essentials to survive …

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Preppers and Survival Words and Phrases

  Dictionary of Survival Words and Phrases If you’re new to prepping then there’s a few words and terms you need to know fast in order to understand the Preppers Dictionary. These words are almost universal in the world of preppers, so, when you’re surfing the net looking for more prepping information you’ll be OK. …

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What is SHTF

What are you going to do when the Shit Hits The Fan The simple truth is – How long do you really think you can survive if a total breakdown happens and what are you going to do when SHTF..?   Think about it –  The only way to ensure the safety of yourself and your family …

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