Specifications

Texas Tech Impact TestSmart Shelters Tornado Shelters is a ATSA member

Having saved thousands of lives throughout the USA over the last ten years your family can rest easy knowing each storm shelter and safe room is built with the highest tornado storm shelter standards in mind.  We’re proud to proclaim that when you seek refuge from a tornado in a Smart Shelter you’ll defeat Mother Nature and live to tell about it!  The patented design has been reviewed by all the major shelter associations and impact tested repeatedly by Texas Tech Wind Science and Engineering Research Center.

Each storm shelter and safe room is constructed with the highest quality materials available.  We hope you never need to depend on a Smart Shelter to save your life BUT we know if you do you’re going to live to tell about it!

  • 10 gauge steel walls.
  • ¼” steel lids.
  • Outer leak and corrosion protection with a marine grade coal tar application. NOTHING protects underground storm shelters better!
  • Removable handrail, adjustable stairs, and carpeted benches.
  • Back lid is removable allowing for an additional exit point.
  • Front lid is patented, auto-latching with three-point locking to insure the lid stays securely closed.
  • Over 120″ of air breathing space.
  • Limited transferable warranty.
  • Includes battery operated fan/light combo.
  • Lockable outer lid allows for the shelter to be used as a safe to store valuable documents, guns, ammo, food, or valuables.
  • Exceeds FEMA and ICC 500 guidelines.
  • Certified engineer seal of approval.
  • Optional hydraulic jack to raise lid (if needed).