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Looking for some cool DIY projects that can help you when SHTF? Wants to learn a new skill in the process? These 20 Diy Projects For Survival will have you prepared for anything and then some.

20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival

Survival Projects You Should Know About

Doing DIY Projects no doubt helps us become more self-reliant and save a lot of money. Here are 20 DIY projects for survival that we’ve compiled just for you who are a prepper, survivalist, or just someone wanting to be a more prepared at the end of the day. These projects are fairly low budget and will not take longer than couples of days to complete – a lot won’t take more than a couple of hours. Tackle one or more for the upcoming weekend and you will be much more prepared that yesterday!


1. DIY Knife Sharpening Kit

A cost-effective answer to your dull knives problem! Learn how to make it here.

2. Container Gardening

Learn how to get started with container gardening and grow vegetables indoors all year long. Check it out here.

3. Learn About Composting

Learn About Composting | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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Instructions here!

4. Pill Bottle Survival Kit

You’ll be amazed what are the amazing survival stuff that will fit in a pill bottle. Check it out here.

5. Bake Bread from Scratch

You’ll never know what you need when you already have less. Learn how to bake bread from scratch here.



6. DIY Water Filter

DIY Water Filter | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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Learn how to make a DIY Water Filter, this will sure come in handy. Find out how here.

My solution to effectively and efficiently filter water, the Aquastiq is perfect for winter survival items.

7. DIY Paracord Belt

You know how sturdy paracords are, so these will be your rescue belt. Find instructions here.

This tactical fish survival kit has 9′ of genuine paracord, perfect for your tactical paracord arsenal.

Like hacks? You’ll love this chip bag trick

8. Mason Jar Oil Lamp

Perfect decoration and handy during emergencies! Learn how to make it here.

9. Homemade Survival Bars

These have a long shelf life, so it’s perfect for stocking on your emergency kits or bring it on your camping trip. Find instructions here.

See Also : DIY Survival Food You’ll Actually Want To Eat

10. Build an Earthquake Proofing to Your Food Storage Rooms

Make this a priority since you will never know when an earthquake strikes. Check it out here.

Get my favorite canned meat, the perfect survival food solution with no expiration date. Shop for it here.

11. Waterproof Fire Starters

Waterproof Fire Starters | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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Learn how to make a waterproof fire starter so that you can have fire as quickly as possible when in need. Find instructions here.

The Everstryke is ready to start a fire even soaking wet, grab my waterproof firestarter solution here.

12. Paracord Monkey Fist

Paracord Monkey Fist | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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A perfect weapon that you can keep at all times. Learn how to make it here.

See Also : DIY 4 Strand Paracord Braid | With Core And Buckle

Get this amazing Micorfish Survival Kit for FREE, it’s under 2 oz., and has the best survival tools for any DIYer.

13. Solar USB Charger

This might come in handy, you’ll never know. Learn how to make a solar USB charger here.

No time to make a solar USB charger? Grab my solution this “magic box” make free unlimited battery power for life.

14. DIY Survival Knife

DIY Survival Knife | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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Knife the most important survival tool! You should know how to make it. Instructions here.

Exclusive: Grab the #1 Tactical Folding Knife in the world. Shop for it here.

15. DIY Waterproof Tote Bag

You’ll definitely need these when SHTF hits. Learn how to make it here.

16. Survival Food for Pets

Survival Food for Pets | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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You don’t want to lose your furry friend when SHTF hits. Check it out here.

17. Homemade Laundry Detergent

Homemade Laundry Detergent | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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Don’t know about you, but I always want to have a laundry detergent handy. Learn how to make a homemade laundry detergent here.

See Also : 23 Different Ways To Make Soap from Home

18. DIY Homemade Candles

When the SHTF hits having candles handy is a must. Learn how to make homemade candles here.

19. Make Mosquito Bites Stop Itching

When the mosquito repellant is not available, learn how to make mosquito bites stop itching with home remedies. Check it out here.

20. DIY Smoker

DIY Smoker | 20 Cool DIY Projects for Survival
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Big enough to smoke an entire animal but less than $100 to build! Learn how to build a DIY smoker here.


Are you up for another DIY Projects for Survival? Let’s watch this video from ITS Tactical / Imminent Threat Solutions :

Did you learn and enjoy our list of DIY Projects for Survival? Which one will you try? Let us know in the comments section below what your thoughts are on DIY Projects for Survival!

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