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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 8, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

Photon, bless your heart, you’ve had a time of it but now is the time for you to learn all this!A CO detectors are separate from a smoke detector, although I have seen them combined. However, it is my understanding that the smoke detector is placed h…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 8, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

Sorry Photon but propane heaters are safe for indoor use IF you have one that is rated for indoor use. Not all propane heaters can be used indoors so you must choose one for your intended use. You can even search "indoor propane heaters" a…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 7, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

Thanks so much! That sounds awesome! I assumed all of it was K-1. Maybe I’m just more sensitive to odors? IdkAside from making it more pleasant smelling, I’m all for a product that makes things more efficient.Thanks again for the heads up,Mrs FPSt…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 7, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

I just want to add that the smell is very similar to lamp oil. The clear kind you burn in oil lamps. (I know there are kerosene lamps too). It makes me a little nauseous. We probably won’t ever use it in the house as hubs stated, we bought it for h…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 7, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

Photon Guy wrote:ForwardPreppers wrote:Not sure to whom that is directed but we do. We also have a kerosene heater we have in our barn that we found at an estate sale – we actually got 2 but only one ended up being usable. At that time, our plan was…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 5, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

rickdun wrote:Mrs FP, I don’t think it was directed to anyone special but this is the prepper site. I’ve been a prepper for many years and since joining this site, I’ve found many holes in my preps and plugged those holes with the help of others here …

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 5, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

Cast Iron wrote:I do understand if you live in the deep south and this kind of weather is a once in a decade event. But for everyone else, really, you should have on hand alternative methods of heating and cooking as a general prep. What if the grid…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 5, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

keep feeding that beast! I’m looking at our beautiful, roaring fire right now….4 logs in!I can hear the forests screaming as everyone is burning their kin!Mrs FPStatistics: Posted by ForwardPreppers — Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:10 pm

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 5, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

keep feeding that beast! I’m looking at our beautiful, roaring fire right now….4 logs in!I can hear the forests screaming as everyone is burning their kin!Mrs FPStatistics: Posted by ForwardPreppers — Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:10 pm

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 4, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

For those folks dependent on propane heaters with portable bottles – we have found that you go thru some propane trying to warm your place in these low temps. We have a portable, 3 brick heater from Tractor Supply, where the standard 5 gallon tank fi…

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A.N.T.S. • Re: Ice storm

January 4, 2018 ForwardPreppers 0

We missed it by the thinnest of margins, thank goodness. We’ve had really cold temps though for several days. We prepped over the weekend by checking pipes, getting propane, setting up lights in the pump house and chicken coop.Stay warm everyone!Mrs…