Here’s Help for Building Your Survival Storeroom

If you’re considering building a survival storeroom or dedicated survival pantry area, you’ll want to take a look at an article in the July-August 2011 “Backwoods Home Magazine.” Here’s an excerpt.


Survival storeroom

By David Eddings

This story begins in the mid-nineties when the Y2K threat was in the news. Several members of my family thought it would be prudent if we started stocking food just in case Y2K turned out to be the major problem that a lot of people predicted it would be.

We contacted a company that specialized in providing long-term foods to the public. Our order was not large enough, so we contacted a Mormon group that lived in a nearby town. They were delighted to have us go in with them on an order because they were just short of enough to place the order.

Read the whole article here:

Excerpt used with permission of Backwoods Home Magazine. 1-800-835-2418.


David Eddings found items for his survival storeroom project from several companies, including Emergency Essentials and Nitro-Pak. Both of these companies are featured in the Prep Mart page on food storage and preserving.


Author: John Wesley Smith

John Wesley Smith writes and podcasts from his home in Central Missouri. His goal is to help preppers as he continues along his own preparedness journey.