Preparing for Floods that Take Out the Power

After a flood, things are going to be messy and dangerous. The water is filled with debris that makes entering it dangerous. People who live in an area that has flooded are generally forced to stay put and wait for help. Walking through flood waters... read more...

5 Ways to Save Energy at Home

Switch To Energy-Efficient Lights And Fans One of the most effective and simplest ways to reduce your energy bills is to switch over the lighting of your home to fluorescent bulbs. Skeptics have been raising concerns about the safe environmental... read more...

Ways to reduce your fossil fuel dependence

Almost each and every one of us has been affected by the current economic downturn. Unfortunately, the federal government has been rather ineffective in dealing with it. While the Federal Reserve System can do some things to help, like keep interest... read more...

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Benefits of Solar Panels

Solar panels are a rapidly growing method to power homes, businesses, and even communities. Solar cells have undergone a massive growth in their efficiency ability, their production and has only seen drops in price. As the conversation regarding... read more...

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Off Grid Survival

Modern society is addicted to electricity. Without preparing to survive off grid, much of what we depend upon will fail us. Just about everything we use is electronic. Even things that don’t seem like they would have a lot of need for electronics... read more...

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Lighting in a Survival Situation

Losing electrical power, especially losing it on a permanent basis, would be one of the most catastrophic things to happen to this country. Without electrical power, hardly anything would work. We would be instantly thrown back over 100 years... read more...