Survivalist Forum

Advertise Here

Go Back   Survivalist Forum > Survival & Preparedness Forum > Manmade and Natural Disasters
Articles Chat Room Classifieds Donations Gallery Groups Links Store Survival Files



Manmade and Natural Disasters Drought, Diseases, Earthquakes, Riots, Wars

Advertise Here
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-05-2013, 03:58 PM
TheFittest's Avatar
TheFittest TheFittest is offline
It's Survival Of
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: NotUr Land
Posts: 1,976
Thanks: 2,038
Thanked 2,859 Times in 1,131 Posts
Default



Advertise Here

I currently have a well, have a main septic, and a separate grey water dry well.

However, for those who are on sewer, all your drains lead to the sewer, not just the toilet...

So without sewer, you don't have a drain. You would have to find a way to re route your waster water, and dig a latrine, or make a outhouse. A "portapotty" may be a viable option if they haven't all been bought up by then.

Oh, and make sure to tape the toilets shut inside... it could get pretty stinky if someone forgets they can't flush...
Old 01-05-2013, 08:22 PM
sw1911's Avatar
sw1911 sw1911 is offline
Target Shooter
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 450
Thanks: 210
Thanked 684 Times in 232 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Dead_Beaver View Post
This seriously is NOT a problem at all. You just dig a latrine and get on with it. Consult a military manual to see how it works. I've been without a bathroom for two years straight , and while it was very inconvenient, there's no permanent damage done.
i'm pretty sure this would be consider a "SHTF" moment for females in the area.
Old 01-05-2013, 10:28 PM
ForestBeekeeper's Avatar
ForestBeekeeper ForestBeekeeper is offline
off-grid organic farmer
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Maine
Posts: 16,433
Thanks: 18,727
Thanked 22,869 Times in 9,287 Posts
Awards Showcase
Outstanding Helpful Post 
Total Awards: 1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sw1911 View Post
i'm pretty sure this would be consider a "SHTF" moment for females in the area.
Why?

Outhouses are not uncommon around here.
__________________
Old 01-05-2013, 10:40 PM
COM_AMG COM_AMG is offline
Hunter
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,311
Thanks: 1,748
Thanked 1,451 Times in 646 Posts
Default

SHTF? In this scenario, wouldn't it more appropriatly be "SHTG?" Lol.
Reply

Bookmarks



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Rainbow Family, what people will look like a month after the SHTF. angeryamerican Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 148 04-09-2012 02:31 PM
My shtf today---sewer! offtosleep Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 16 12-22-2011 11:24 AM
6 month Anniversary of Alabama SHTF Event mamasusan Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 10 10-31-2011 07:02 PM
Municipal Sewer musicman1977 Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 16 09-27-2008 02:18 PM
The Fantastic Sewer Straight Razor General Discussion 22 09-09-2008 09:30 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:16 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright Kevin Felts 2006 - 2012,
Green theme by http://www.themesbydesign.net