We’ve been told that a survival knife is our best friend whether we bug in our out, that we can use it in a wide variety of situations. But what are they, exactly? I’m not talking about cutting various things, I think we should be aware of other, unconventional ways of using it. We should […]
Prepping, SHTF & Emergency Preparedness Articles
Here you will find the prepping, SHTF & emergency preparedness posts that we have published on KWN. Here are a few of our most popular prepper related posts --
- The KWN Ultimate Bug Out Bag List (UPDATED)
- 2 Little-Known Gov Auctions = Gov / Police / Military eBay!
- These Are Best Homemade Firestarters – You Can Make Over 100 In Minutes!
As our societies grow and we rely more and more on third party services to keep us safe and sound, the danger of suddenly becoming helpless and endangered increases. While there are literally thousands of ways to prepare for a disaster, you should primarily focus on the fundamental tips designed to protect you and your […]
Below are six different homemade water filter tutorials. The first five are DIY filters for filtering rainwater and water from unclean water sources. The last tutorial shows how to make a homemade Berkey water filter for use in the home. This homemade Berkey filter is equally effective but around 75% cheaper! How To Make A […]
This is a roundup post containing several old, shorter posts about camping hacks and hiking tips and tricks etc. 23 Essential Hiking Hacks, Tips, And Tricks We have featured quite a few posts about hacks for various subjects, but I keep getting messages asking about the use of the term ‘hack’ and what it means. […]
There are typically two things you can do with a pressure cooker still – distil alcohol and make moonshine etc, or to purify unclean or salty water to make it safe for drinking. The purpose of this post is to focus on the latter! When used to purify salty seawater, once the heat is applied, […]
Many people think that a bug out bag is the only bag they should assemble as part of their preps. In reality, if you’re truly concerned about your everyday safety as well as about you not being home when SHTF, then what you need is some everyday carry gear (or EDC, for short). In short, […]
Very simple brick rocket stove As you’ve arrived here, you will likely be well aware of the benefits of rocket stoves. If not, the bottom line is rocket stoves are extremely efficient stoves to cook with. They generate a huge amount of heat and require substantially less fuel to run. More heat from less fuel makes […]
Also known as Lesser Duckweed, this common plan is generally found floating on the surface of marshes, ponds, slow-moving streams and lakes. While this may be among the smallest flowering plants in the world, Duckweed features powerful nutrients ideal for not only your livestock but also your family. If you’re searching for a natural, cost-effective […]