What Is the Difference Between Tornado Watches and Warnings?

Tornado on a rural country road.

Do you live in an area that is prone to tornadoes, and you always seem to forget the difference between a tornado watch and a tornado warning? This blog from Stronghold Safe Rooms provides information about the differences between a tornado watch and a tornado warning. If you are looking for more tornado safety information, visit the National Weather Service’s … Read More

How To Calm Your Child During A Storm

A parent calms their child who is afraid.

If you are aware that your child is afraid of storms and you want to help them feel less intimidated, there are a few steps that you can take in order to help them feel more comfortable. In this blog, Stronghold Safe Rooms provides you with a few techniques. What You Can Do First off, remember that your child will … Read More

Do I Need A Safe Room If I Have A Basement?

Interior of a basement.

So, your home has a basement. You’re safe from storms, right? Not necessarily. This blog from Stronghold Safe Rooms explains why you might want to go ahead and invest in a safe room. Why Won’t My Basement Always Protect Me? If you do not have a safe room, but you do have a basement, you might feel that your basement … Read More

Stronghold: What Should You Have In Your Safe Room?

A man crosses emergency supplies off of a checklist.

If you have a safe room in your home that is currently unstocked, you should make sure that you stock it in preparation for a disaster or intruder situation. In this blog, Stronghold ensures that you are stocking your safe room with the appropriate supplies. Why Should I Stock My Safe Room? If you are faced with an impending threat, … Read More

Investing in a Liberty Safe is a Wise Choice for You and Your Family

Gun Safe on White Background

Why You Should Invest in a Liberty Safe A well-designed safe can provide reliable protection for your valuables and documents in many situations. From burglary to house fires, Stronghold safes are always there to protect your belongings. Today on the Stronghold blog, we’ll discuss why you should invest in a Liberty Safe. Protection From Intruders A quality safe is a … Read More

Here’s Why You Need a Storm Safe Door

Metal Storm Safe Door for Home

Storm Safe Doors – Strong and Tested As the frequency of large-scale tornado outbreaks increases in the U.S., more and more families seek protection. Consequently, residential safe rooms are growing in popularity. Similar to any other room, safe rooms must be accessed through an opening or door. Just as the walls of a safe room are built to protect against … Read More

What You Need to Know About Tornado Safety

Large tornado destroying landscape and city

A Safety Profile on Tornadoes and Tornado Safety Tornadoes are among the most catastrophic natural disasters on planet Earth. No other weather phenomenon can match their fury and destructive power. Tornadoes can be strong enough to obliterate large buildings or pick up 20-ton railroad cars from the tracks. Today on the Stronghold blog, we take an in-depth look at tornadoes … Read More

Use These Safety Tips to Prepare for a Natural Disaster

Storm Ahead warning sign for tornado safety

How to Prepare for a Bad Storm or Natural Disaster We’ve talked in our blog before about tornado safety, but tornadoes are not the only type of severe weather you may encounter. Extreme conditions can include a range of storm types, from flash floods to hail storms to blizzards. While these storms can vary in severity, it’s important to be … Read More

Essentials to Keep in Your Stronghold Shelter Safe Room Year Round

emergency preparation checklist

20 Must-Have Items for Your Safe Room Purchasing a safe room is just the first step to ensuring that your family is protected against natural disasters and home invasions. The next step is installation, and the last and final step is making sure that your safe room is stocked with the following essential items year round: Drinking Water: As one … Read More

Common Natural Disasters a Storm Shelter Can Withstand

drawing of a home acting as a storm shelter from natural disasters

Which Natural Disasters Should Your Storm Shelter Protect Against? If you’re considering purchasing a storm shelter to protect you and your family from natural disasters, you may be wondering if it’s really worth it. After all, you do want to make sure it does what it’s supposed to do–save lives. Before you make the decision to invest in a storm … Read More