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How to Build a Root Cellar / Storm Shelter

How to Build a Root Cellar / Storm Shelter  This is a great project on how to build a root cellar or a storm shelter if that is what you want. For those unfamiliar with the term, a root cellar is an underground room that acts like a natural refrigerator, maintaining temperatures in the mid 30’s F …

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How To Build A Storm Shelter/Root Cellar

How To Build A Storm Shelter/Root Cellar

How To Build A Storm Shelter/Root Cellar People who live in areas that have destructive storms, such as hurricanes and tornadoes, should have safe rooms or storm shelters where they can ride out these storms safely. The Federal Emergency Management Association has information on construction standards for storm shelters, referred to as safe rooms, and …

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How to Build a Storm Shelter

How to Build a Storm Shelter An average storm cellar for a single family is built close enough to the home to allow quick access in an emergency, but not so close that the house could fall on the door during a storm, trapping the occupants inside. This is also why the main door on …

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How To Get Federal Assistance To Build A Storm Shelter

How To Get Federal Assistance To Build A Storm Shelter Do you live in an area where severe storms occur from time to time? The weather that can occur in any area of the country can vary depending on the time of the year. Something you may want to consider is seeking federal assistance to …

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