Developing a Safety Plan for Tornado Weather

Tornado Safety Plan on a Notepad

Although tornadoes can occur with no warning, there are still ways you can prepare and protect your family when they hit. Creating a safety plan that you and your family can follow and practice will ensure your family is prepared to react quickly and safely during a storm. Today, the team at Stronghold Safe Rooms will discuss how to develop … Read More

What Is the Safest Room in a House During a Tornado?

Home after a tornado hits

When you live in southern Missouri, it is important to be educated and prepared in case of a sudden tornado. Everyone should know the most secure place in their home or apartment, so they can stay safe during dangerous storms. Today, the Stronghold Safe Rooms team will discuss some of the factors you should consider when you decide on your … Read More

How Does a Stronghold Storm Shelter Protect Against Tornados?

Twin tornados passing a farm

Tornados are an unfortunate reality for those of us living in the Midwest. Those with a basement or storm shelter built into their home are likely aware that these are often the safest places to go if a tornado strikes. However, another unfortunate reality in the Midwest is we have very rocky soil that can prohibit the building of basements. … Read More

How Much Should You Pay For A Storm Shelter?

Storm shelter attached to house

When you buy a storm shelter, there are several different aspects of the buying process that may increase your potential price. If you want your storm shelter to fit your home or business’s needs, Stronghold Safe Rooms lists a few things you should think about before purchasing a safe room. Type There are actually two main types of storm shelters … Read More

Above Ground Vs Below Ground Storm Shelters

Tornado shelter door

If you’re considering purchasing a storm shelter for your home or business, did you know that there are two different types? Above ground shelters and below ground shelters are the two most popular types of storm shelters, and each has its own unique benefits. If you’re interested in purchasing a storm shelter and not sure which one will fit your … Read More

Questions To Answer When Buying A Safe

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With such a wide variety of makes and models, there are some questions you need to ask yourself before investing in a home safe. In this Stronghold blog we endeavor to help you look at some of the questions that need to be answered before you buy! What Items Are You Planning On Storing? Before you even begin your search … Read More

Documents To Store In A Safe Pt. 2

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Throughout life, you will accumulate quite a few important documents. Though it may be tempting to just put them in your desk drawer, the best place for them is in a secure safe. In a previous blog, we listed several things that should most definitely be stored in your home safe. In this Stronghold Blog lists some additional important personal … Read More

Stronghold: What Are Essential Items For Your Storm Shelter?

Image of a tornado moving across a field

If a serious storm hits, you want to make sure your storm shelter is fully stocked with all of the necessary things to keep you all safe. This Stronghold blog offers tips for how to keep your storm shelter equipped with all of the essentials for you and your family! Related Post: What Are Essential Items for Your Safe Room? … Read More

Stronghold: What Is A Debris Impact Test?

Image of tornado forming over a road and field

Tornadoes can cause serious damage. This means that when you’re buying a storm shelter to protect your family, you want to make sure that it will actually do its job. The Debris Impact Test was created to make sure that storm shelters could withstand the power of a tornado. This Stronghold blog explores what exactly a Debris Impact Test is … Read More

Stronghold Discusses The History Of Safe Rooms

Black safe room lock code

As long as individuals have had valuables they would like to store, or places that they seek in times of emergency, there have been safe rooms. In this blog, Stronghold Safe Rooms provides you with more information about the history of safe rooms. Related Post: Do I Need a Safe Room if I Have a Basement? Around The World It … Read More