Preparation step 9 actually has the clout to be the number 10 step because of its importance. For now, it is tied with number 10 due to the fact that the last topic is the most lengthy. That being said, water is one of the MOST essential elements to preparedness.

We’ve been used to turning on the faucet and getting water when we need it. We are accustomed to washing clothes and dishes at virtually a push of a button or two.  What a blessing indoor plumbing is…but how do you prepare to be without it?

Here are some ideas and options:

Remember, we humans and our animals can go without food for around one month without much damage, but no one can live more than a week without water.