Building a Survivalist Homestead
If you are homesteading or want to homestead at some point and plan to have some land this article will help you learn how to set up your homestead so that you can live a day to day life in the here and now but also to become prepared for survival in case a different sort of here and now happens. Whether it be natural disaster or economic collapse. It will also give you a lot of tips and ideas on how you can live a much cheaper life while learning. Ultimate Survival Skills shares this in-depth article that takes you through pretty much all aspects of homesteading while planning for a survival life style.
The author decided to work on these 4 parts of a survival homestead.
1. Short term cash flow problems.
2. Severe weather conditions.
3. Economic upheaval on a large scale.
4. Catastrophic world events.
He discusses the building of his house, including root cellars, still rooms for fermenting and laundry. He also covers solar, garden irrigation composting and gardening among many other aspects of homesteading. There is a lot of great info in the article for anyone that is or plans to homestead and wants to incorporate some survival plans into the homestead.