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Shelter from the Storm
Emergency / Disaster Relief Shelters

Shelter from the Storm

Mineral Wells company making, selling tornado-rated storm shelters and safe rooms When last March 7 – without warning – a tornado struck the Cool home of Glen and Vickie Zell, they literally had seconds to react. As the roof of their Mineral Wells Highway home lifted off, and debris slammed the south side of their home, they scrambled to make it to the steel, reinforced storm shelter...

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Emergency / Disaster Relief Shelters

Ohio Tornado Shelter Rebates Return

In Ohio tornado shelters are getting a lot of attention.Â-  The Ohio Emergency Management Agency has announced a second tornado shelter reimbursement program for FEMA 320 and FEMA 361 exceeding safe rooms and shelters.  The program will reimburse up to 75% of a tornado shelter to approved Ohio residence.  This is a follow up to a similar program offered in 2012.  Ohio...

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Mass Decontamination Systems for Jordan

Immediate Response Technologies, Inc. through Federal Resources and at the request of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) sent five custom made mass decontamination systems to Jordan.  Each individual shelter system consisted of one, four line decontamination shelter, one Wx-10 Undress shelter and one Wx-10 redress shelter.  Additionally each system included Water Supply Bladders,...

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North Carolina Tornado Shelters Selling as Concern Grows

In North Carolina tornado shelters are increasingly on the minds of residents.Â- They had a particularly active season last year including outbreaks of severe weather striking on Christmas Day and the day after. The state has also been hit in January seeing off season damage. The less active seasons can be an even greater risk if people are not prepared as tornados often hit in the middle of...

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Ohio Tornado Shelters Sales Growing as Awareness Increases

In Ohio, tornado shelters have been a topic of interest for decades. The state has a significant history of casualty due to these storms.Â-  In 2012 state released funds for its residents to receive a rebate on the purchase of tornado shelters. The application process has long closed, but the residents are prepared for tornado season regardless of whether or not they got a grant. For...

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Tennessee Storm Shelter Sales Affected by Oklahoma

Storm shelters are being sought out in the state of Tennessee increasingly since the devastating tornado hit Moore, OK on May 20.Â- There have been a record breaking number of tornadoes in many states over the past few years. Tennessee saw 113 tornados in 2011. This number was double the states has seen since it started keeping weather statistics in 1916. This mixed with the...

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Tornado Shelter Manufacturer Exhibits at Louisville Manufactured Housing Show
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Tornado Shelter Manufacturer Exhibits at Louisville Manufactured Housing Show

Tornadoes have been wreaking havoc in America over the last few years. The December 25, 2012 outbreak injuring 8 and leaving 150,000 people without power have people thinking about this type of storm happening at any time as a way of life instead of rarity. Many had to leave their homes in the middle of Christmas celebrations to go to designated storm shelters. This type of inconvenience paired...

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Ohio Shelter Rebate Offers Residents Safety and Promotes Potential Ohio Job Growth
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Ohio Shelter Rebate Offers Residents Safety and Promotes Potential Ohio Job Growth

Ohio Emergency Management Agency has announced a tornado shelter reimbursement program for FEMA 320 and FEMA 361 safe rooms and shelters. The program will reimburse 87.5% to approved Ohio residence. This type of program is familiar to one Ohio Company that is one of the leading tornado shelter manufacturers in the country. Granger Plastics Company located in Middletown, Ohio, manufacturers the...

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Tornado Shelter Dealer in Kentucky Donates to St. Jude House

Tornado Shelters in Kentucky are becoming a sought after addition to new homes. The St. Jude's home, a fundraiser for the Children's Research Hospital, now has the benefit of protection from tornados and other weather emergencies thanks to West Kentucky Earthworks, an authorized dealer of the Granger ISS. Josh Pitman and Ricky O'Neal owners of West Kentucky Earthworks have been working with Jeda...

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In-Home Storm Shelter gives appearance of ordinary room.

Made of laminated strand engineered lumber, HabiFrame Storm Shelter can withstand debris being propelled horizontally by 250 mph tornado. LP SolidStart LSL beams are assembled in horizontal pattern, reinforced with Simpson Strong-Tie® steel structural support rods inserted at regular intervals. Interlocking corner joints and steel reinforcing plates add additional strength. Measuring 10 x...

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