How To Heat A Tent: 9 Ways To Stay Warm (link)

I know the weather is warming up but it’s always a good idea to know how to heat a tent safely or really any small space for that matter. With that in mind, here’s 9 ideas to consider, several of which are commercially-made options but a few use natural ideas. No matter which you choose

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Easy Portable Survival Shelter For Extreme Cold (video)

I really like this guy, he always comes up with no-nonsense wilderness survival advice. Today he’s showing how to make a compact, lightweight portable survival shelter. You can skip to about the 2:55 mark to get to the idea…

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Wrangler “Rain Ready” Jeans (video)

If you like to wear jeans often consider a pair that are truly water resistant like these Wrangler “rain ready” jeans. You can watch his introduction or skip to about the 3:45 mark to see his tests and how repellent they really are compared to a normal pair of jeans…

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The Ultimate DIY Survival Blanket (video)

This is a long video but quite interesting nonetheless. Unfortunately, it takes a lot of effort to make this particular blanket but doing so could be very useful to you for a bug out or for general backpacking use.

You can skip to about the 8:15 mark to get to the heart of the blanket idea, though

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Solar Air Heater from HurricaneWindPower.com (video)

I’ve tried making a DIY solar air heater such as this before with less than optimal results… yeah, I screwed it up. 🙁 I’m sure I could do better in the future but, if you’re not the DIY type, you might really like the fact that these folks have built what looks to be a quality

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Split Kindling Easily, And Safer Too? (video)

You only need to watch the first minute or two of this video to get the idea; Personally, I’ve never had trouble splitting kindling with a small ax and, honestly, I see myself more likely to smash my finger with the mallet when I’m cold and not paying attention!  Regardless, this idea

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