How To Measure Water pH At Home

Knowing the pH level of water is important for your health and for practical reasons. Here is how to test the water yourself.

5 Things That Make The Difference About Water Purification

Before choosing any method of water purification, make sure that you know these 5 tricks and traps about the process!

Prep Blog Review: Are You Ready For September?

National Preparedness Month is just around the corner. It should be a time of reviewing our skills, stockpile and weak spots. How are you spending it?

How To Build Your Own Irrigation System

DIY irrigation systems will save you dollars and they are easy to build using readily-available materials. Which of these 4 projects would you choose?

How Many Ways Can You Build A Water Container?

If you don’t store enough water, you’ll get in trouble in no time if the power grid goes down. Here’s how to build your water tank!

4 Ways To Help Your Plants Survive A Heatwave

Even if you haven’t planned for hot days, there are steps you can take to protect your plants from a heatwave. Here are four of them!

Prep Blog Review: DIY Water Projects To Try NOW

I’m getting more and more worried about my water reserve. I’ve decided to mix useful and fun and choose a few DIY water projects for this week’s Prep Blog Review.

Prep Blog Review: Is Your Water Stockpile Safe?

Water is one of the 3 most important things in a survival plan, so let’s take a closer look at what you can do about it!

Surviving Heat: How To Get Water From Plants

Many plants and flowers are poisonous so you want to be careful about what you eat in your attempt to get some moisture.

4 Smart Systems For Reusing Grey Water

Let’s take a look at a few types of grey water recycling systems, such as how they work, what you may use them for and some cautions you should take.

6 Natural Contaminants Found In Water

While pollution is certainly a major contributor, there are several natural sources of water contamination, too. Here are the most common of them.

Water… Too Much And Too Little

With all these floods, the things that are happening now are just one more piece of evidence that we need to be truly self-sufficient.

How To Choose Your Water Filter

Regardless of WHY you want to filter your water, knowing how to choose a water filter before you invest your hard-earned money just makes sense.

How To Test Your Water For Pollution Agents

Whether it comes from your faucet or from a pond or creek that you’ve stumbled across, how do you know if water is safe?

Top Killing Agents Hidden In Your Water

Before you take a swig, find out the top killing agents hidden in your drinking water!
Be aware and beware!

How To Calculate Your Water Needs

This is one of the questions that we get most often – “How much water should I store?” Well the question doesn’t have one set answer…