Build Your Own 5 Gallon Bucket Emergency Kit. Everyone should have one of these emergency buckets packed and ready to go. If you only ever do one thing for emergency preparedness, put together one of these kits.
Converting a regular toilet to emergency toilet. Shut off water. Flush water out of bowl. Line bowl with 13 gal. plastic bag. Duct tape edges. Tape handle to prevent accidental flush. You can add a few cups of kitty litter to the bag or simply pour some bleach in the bottom of it. Have twist ties handy for daily disposal. Cover entire toilet with a 30 gal bag to control odor.
How To Start a Food Storage Plan On $10 A Week: In my house we keep a storage of food and water that will last two people a full year. It might sound "apocalyptical" but in all reality, all it means is we're ready for whatever life has to throw at us. You can start your own food storage (even if it's not a year's worth) for as little as $10 a week. Want to see how?