Category Archives: Tornado Safety

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How Can I Make My Home Safer During a Tornado?

When designing or planning a new home in the Midwest, tornado-resistant construction practices can be an essential part of ensuring safety for your family. With the potential of wind speeds in excess of 200 miles per hour, no home can...

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Developing a Safety Plan for Tornado Weather

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...

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

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,...

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Stronghold: What Is A Debris Impact Test?

  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...

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How a Tornado is Measured

Have you ever wondered how a tornado is measured? Knowing the general destructiveness of a tornado is a good way to know how dangerous it is and what safety measures need to be taken. Today in the Stronghold Safe Rooms blog, we’ll...

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Look for These Tornado Warning Signs

Is it a thunderstorm or a tornado? Identifying the signs of a forming tornado isn’t always as simple as it would seem. Spotting the signs too late could result in serious risk to you and your loved ones. In today’s blog, Stronghold...

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What Is the Difference Between Tornado Watches and Warnings?

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...

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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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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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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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