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...
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...

Learn How To Start A Fire With Ice

Learning to starting a fire with ice might only be valuable to those in the colder climates but I still think it a good tool to have under your belt. Let’s be honest, when people get stranded, they don’t usually choose the location and circumstances. I think it is...

Learn How To Start A Fire With Water

Fire is one of the best discoveries in the history of man kind. In a survival situation, knowing how to start a fire could be the difference between life and death. Some of the many benefits that come from fire are cooking, sanitizing and melting. It is easy to start...