Emergency Preparedness Survey

Emergency Preparedness Survey

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Is It Safe To Freeze Water And Store It Long Term?

Is It Safe To Freeze Water And Store It Long Term?

Technically speaking, when drinking water (or potable water as it’s often called) is stored in properly sanitized, airtight containers it should have an indefinite shelf life. However, it is a good idea to rotate your long term water storage every six to twelve months...

How to Start a Fire With a Fire Piston

Ever since I started gathering my food storage and preparedness gear I have always had one question on my mind. If we ever had an earthquake that took out our power and or gas, how would I be able to cook my food? Fire is the obvious answer, but you can only store so...

How Do You Make Char Cloth?

Some times when attempting to start a fire it can be difficult to find an item that will ignite easily and burn long enough to get the rest of the tinder in flames.  One item that I have found that works better than all the rest is something called char cloth. So what...
Earthquake Prep – The Great ShakeOut

Earthquake Prep – The Great ShakeOut

Those of you who follow my social Social Media accounts will know that we at Just In Case Prep are participating in Utah’s Great Shakeout this morning. The Great ShakeOut is a state/country wide earthquake drill that will take place this morning. The purpose of this...
Food Storage List For Beginners

Food Storage List For Beginners

Making a food storage list for the first time can be intimidating. If having food storage is so important, what should you buy first? I struggled with this question for a few years before I ever bought my first item of food storage. I was afraid that I might spend my...
Learn How To Store Water Long Term

Learn How To Store Water Long Term

Water is the most important part of your food storage plan. Experts say you cannot live longer than 3 days without water. Stored water can be use in many different ways but the 3 important are drinking, cooking and cleaning. If you are just getting started on your...