• emp-protecting-your-components
    Electromagnetic Pulse: Protecting Your Components

    Protecting your electrical appliances and sensitive electronic devices from EMP seems like a frightening and impossible challenge. But it’s not as difficult as you may imagine, and any protective action you take may guarantee functioning equipment after...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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  • Electromagnetic Pulse: What's the Risk? by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/06/08/emp-whats-the-risk/
    Electromagnetic Pulse: What’s the Risk?

    An electromagnetic pulse (EMP) is a burst of energy that is radiated or conducted by a source such as the sun or some form of explosive device. Whenever electrical current flows through a wire it produces an...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • 5 home invasion defense tips
    5 Home Invasion Defense Tips

    The home is supposed to be the safest and most comfortable place. As preppers however, we know that the unexpected can and will happen. It is not wise to be complacent due to your assumption that you...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • What is a Disruptive Event, and How Can You Prepare? by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/22/what-is-a-disruptive-event/
    What is a Disruptive Event, and How Can You Prepare?

    What exactly is a “disruptive event”? In this article, Gaye Levy of Backdoor Survival teaches you not only what a disruptive event, but how to be prepared for one. Read on to learn more, and don’t forget...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • tesla-powerwall
    A New Take on Alternative Energy: The Tesla Powerwall

    Alternative energy is the solution for preppers who want to be self-sufficient. Some preppers are thoroughly committed to the self-sufficient lifestyle and build their own self sustaining homesteads. Others just want to decrease their dependence on the...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Blackout: How Did This City's Lights Stay On? by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/05/06/blackout-lights-stayed-on/
    Blackout: How Did This City’s Lights Stay On?

    When a massive winter storm caused widespread power outages on the East Coast, Bethesda, Maryland rode out the storm without losing electricity. Hundreds of other cities were less fortunate—or should I say, less prepared. For weeks weather...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Preparedness and In-Home Storage by Survival Life at http://survivallife.com/2015/03/26/preparedness-in-home-storage/
    Preparedness and In-Home Storage

    Almost everyone accepts the concept of being prepared for emergencies. However, when it’s time to do the actual planning and acquiring the necessary items, most people are simply overwhelmed by the enormity of it all. Let’s face...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • home defense, shotguns, ammunition, guns and ammo, choosing ammunition
    Home Defense: The Best Ammo for Your Shotgun

    For many people, the shotgun is the preferred weapon for home defense. A rifle or pistol can serve this purpose too, but in many cases a shotgun is a more versatile and effective home defense weapon. One...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • home security, home security cameras, home defense, home invasion
    How Secure Are Home Security Cameras?

    You’ve probably heard that home security cameras are a great way to protect your home and family, but how effective are they really? We all value our personal privacy . It’s a basic right. That’s why many...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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