CERTIFICATION & TESTING

• Certified and stamped by a Professional Engineer to meet and exceed the requirements set by FEMA 320, 361 and ICC 500 codes.

• Tested by Texas Tech Wind Science and Engineering Research Center and passed all requirements to withstand impacts associated with the 250 MPH winds of an EF-5 tornado.


STRUCTURE

• Solid 1/4” Steel plate walls, roof and floor

• Internal structural framing consists of vertical and horizontal 4” “C” channels

• Door opens to the inside to prevent entrapment


ANCHORING

• Anchoring is equally as important as the structure

• Anchors are installed every 12” along the inside walls

• Our customized anchor system matches the exact thickness of your slab and provides maximum protection


EXTERIOR

• Primer coated

• Two coats of high quality industrial white acrylic enamel paint

• Custom colors available


DOOR

• Vault style reinforced door weighs over 300 lbs. with 4” Structural “C” channel framing

• Three stainless steel 1” diameter locking pins with removable handles

• Three heavy duty barrel hinges w/grease fittings

• Drill proof and pick proof high security Medeco deadbolt

• Our 5×8 Shelter comes standard with handicap accessible door


VENTILATION

• Three large vents with louvers protect against debris entry

• Vent locations create a natural air flow with two in the upper back corners and one in the lower portion of the door


OPTIONAL FEATURES

• Battery charger/maintainer

• Deep cycle battery w/case

• 15 AMP 6 outlet surge protector w/15’ cord

• Interior fan

Custom options available along with custom sizes and community shelters

• Interior light

• DC to AC power inverter

• Weather radio

• 15” LED flat screen monitor

• External HD antenna

• Lockable storage bench

• Outdoor paint with coal tar epoxy bottom finish

• Door relocation to long side

• HVAC

ABOVE GROUND SAFE ROOMS

SAFE ROOM - Protection from tornadoes and severe weather.

PANIC ROOM - Protection against intruders.

WALK-IN SAFE - Protects valuables against theft.

UNIT WIDTH LENGTH HEIGHT WEIGHT CAPACITY
4x4 4' 4' 6'3" 1900 up to 5 man
4x6 4' 6' 6'3" 2700 up to 8 man
5x8 5' 8' 6'3" 3600 up to 13 man

ASK ABOUT OUR CUSTOM OR COMMUNITY SHELTERS

Vault style reinforced door

Shown with optional features

4” “C” Channel steel framing

During contruction or remodeling is a great time to add a safe room

Shown with optional features

INSTALLATION
Existing or New Construction