Tag Archives: Tornado Safety

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Do I Need A Safe Room If I Have 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...

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What You Need to Know About Tornado Safety

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...

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Use These Safety Tips to Prepare for a Natural Disaster

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,...

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Common Natural Disasters a Storm Shelter Can Withstand

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,...

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Best Locations for Your Storm Shelter

Tips for Placing Your Storm Shelter Deciding to purchase a storm shelter is one of the best investments you can make to ensure the safety and security of you and your family during both a natural disaster or intrusion of your home. Once...

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Here Are Some Tornado Safety Tips Now That School Is Back In Session

Tornado Safety Tips Now That School Is Back In Session For some, tornado season brings anxiety. However, if you have lived in Springfield for a while, you have likely come to terms with living in Tornado Alley. While we see the most...

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Some Tips For Preparing Your Tornado Shelter For Winter

Some Tips For Preparing Your Tornado Shelter For Winter

How To Prepare Your Tornado Shelter For Winter If you have lived in Southwest Missouri for any length of time, you know that spring is storm season. This area is especially susceptible to tornadoes and severe thunderstorms, and...

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Here Are A Few Reasons Why A Storm Shelter Is Important

Why Are Storm Shelters Important? For those who live in Missouri, and specifically, the Springfield area, you know that storms are an ever-present threat. Many homes with basements are valued more highly in this area specifically for...

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Here Are Five Tornado Safety Tips For The Fall

Five Tornado Safety Tips For The Fall If you have lived in Missouri for any length of time, you know that tornadoes and storms are always a looming threat. If you really know your stuff, you will start paying attention to the weather a...

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Tornado Safety Supplies to Stock in Case of a Tornado

Tornado Safety: Supplies to Have in Case of Emergency A tornado can be a frightening event, but you can rest easier if you know you’re prepared for a tornado emergency. Part of being prepared is having all the supplies you need if a...

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