In the early days of the collapse, everyone will be burning their firewood and eating the food on their shelves. They will have some resources they will be getting by. After about a week it will become clear that they are going to run out. After about 3 weeks most people will be out of food
and getting desperate. It will be in these moments that things get really bad. Families will be huddling together and deciding whether or not to become criminals to survive.
One of the ways that people will be sniffed out is by the wood they have warming their homes. When you are blazing a big fire, smoke will be coming out of your chimney and it will be a sure way for bad people to know that you are inside and you are surviving. They may wonder what else you have inside that warm home. To avoid this use the method in this article.