You probably have seen at least a dozen lists pertaining to what you should be stockpiling just in case disaster strikes.
It is a little hard to fathom that reality, but imagine going to Walmart or a similar store and finding aisles and aisles of empty shelves. You won’t be able to shop at Home Depot or Lowe’s either, and all of those Internet stores will be out of stock, too.
This means you need a stockpile of food, water and other essentials in your home. But there are a few more things you will want to add to the shelves.
The list below may seem a little weird — like, “Why would I need to stockpile that?” kind of strange. Well, you don’t know what you need until it’s gone, and these are some of those things you just really don’t want to have to try and do without. They are so cheap, they may even appear inconsequential. They’re not.
Here’s seven things you should be stockpiling:
1. Shoestrings are probably not on your radar, but you need them. Survival is going to be a lot of walking and outdoor work.