Home/Self Defense

Top 10 SHTF Tips To Defend Your Family and Your Home

1. Arm Yourself When the SHTF (sh*t hits the fan), people will become desperate  bold and unpredictable.  Being able to defend your family and home [...]

3 Easy Steps To A More Defendable Home

A mans home may be his castle… but that doesn’t mean your home is a castle… Where once a moat and 3 feet of solid stone held the line of defense against [...]

Securing Your Home and Property After a Break-In

When your home gets broken into, you don't just lose your material possessions; you can also lose your sense of security. Feeling safe again after a break-in [...]

Five Life-Saving Skills Your Kids Should Know

We all love our children and would give our own lives to protect them. Unfortunately, life doesn't always allow us to be there with our children, and it is [...]

Sneaky Tricks to Scare the Looters

Looters are a serious problem that accompanies any disaster. If you don’t believe me, just look at Hurricane Katrina; the city was underwater, but the [...]

Three Weapons Every Prepper Needs

When the end of the world as we know it (TEOTWAWKI) arrives, we will be suddenly thrust into a new reality, one where scarcity and want are prevalent. At that [...]

How To Protect Your Family When The Bad Guys Come Down Your Street

I have been thinking about security a lot lately. I am not sure why, but this is the latest thing that has been an ever present thought as I go through my [...]

How to Escape from Zip Ties-video

There are quite a few hasty methods of illegal restraint, and zip ties are a method that’s available to any would-be kidnapper.A few of the other methods [...]

Proper Preparation: Breaking and Entering Defense

Security is vital to protecting ourselves, loved ones, and property. Most of what we can do is very basic and making these things a habit will significantly [...]

7 Steps To Prepare For A Stranger At Your Home

When an expected stranger is scheduled to come into your home, there are some definite precautions that you should take ahead of time to ensure your security [...]

Top 10 Ways to Turn Your Home Into A Fortress

One of the scariest things that can happen to a homeowner is a home invasion. When it occurs, it’s frighteningly sudden. Often, there is little or no time to [...]

How Will You Protect Yourself From Heavily Armed Organized Gangs?

In his article The Strategic Advantages Of Community Building Brandon Smith wrote “community networking is our best available solution in the wake of [...]

How Much Ammo do I Need for SHTF?

A common question when preppers begin the process of accumulating supplies and knowledge is How much ammo do I need for SHTF? Of course, if you don’t have [...]

The Top 6 Survival Rifles and Why You Need One

Whether you are prepping for the zombie apocalypse or the aftermath of a hurricane, self-defense is an important aspect of surviving any disaster.  Everyone [...]

Top 5 Firearms You Need To Get Your Hands On NOW!

To the individual who is either interested in Prepping or already knee deep into preparing for any number of potential emergencies or disasters, security has [...]

Urban preparedness tips

Whether you’re unsure of how to plan for a bug out situation because you don’t know where you would bug out to, or you simply prefer the idea of battening [...]

5 Ideal Weapons for Survival Situations

Completing any project requires tools.  Survival is no different.  In fact, it is a project that your life depends on.  It only makes sense to have the [...]

3 Easy Home Defense Steps

  In a post-apocalyptic world, protecting your home and yourself should be your highest priority.  You will no longer be able to rely on law enforcement to [...]

A Basic Guide to Shelters

Depending on the region you live in, and the range of possible disasters you wish to prepare for, there are a variety of emergency shelters you can purchase or [...]

How to Prepare Your Household for a Power Outage

Everyone can remember the media outrage following Hurricane Katrina; New Orleans became a hotbed for violent criminal behavior long after the event. [...]