A Guide to to Your New In Home Shelter

2024-05-30 Armored Closet

Assembling an ArmoredCloset is a straightforward process that ensures your space is secure and fortified. This guide will walk you through each step, providing detailed instructions to help you achieve a perfect assembly. Whether you're installing it in a room, closet, or another designated area, this guide is designed to make the process as smooth as possible. Let's get started - To Assemble an ArmoredCloset is an efficient process with the right tools and detailed instructions. By following this comprehensive guide, you can ensure that your ArmoredCloset is securely assembled, providing you with a robust and reliable safe space.  1 Preparation Before you begin,... Read The Rest
See Outside Safely with Bullet-Resistant Acrylic

2023-04-28 Armored Closet

ArmoredCloset Tornado Shelters & Safe Rooms, a company specializing in designing and manufacturing safe rooms and tornado shelters, has announced a new add-on feature to their products - the Ballistic Window. This acrylic window is bullet-resistant for 9mm and 45 Caliber handguns, providing added protection to those inside the safe room or tornado shelter. What is a Ballistic Window? A ballistic window is a type of window designed to resist ballistic impact, such as bullets fired from firearms. Ballistic windows are made from materials such as acrylic and polycarbonate that are known for their strength and durability. These materials have been engineered... Read The Rest
Meets FEMA Criteria for Safe Rooms / Storm Shelters

2022-06-01Updated: 2022-09-29 Armored Closet

Armored Closet™ invented the first totally modular, multi-functional safe room in the industry while also creating and engineering features unique to tornado safety — like F-5 Impact Channels, Finger-Safe Door Jam, Triple-Post F-5 Latch bolts and the F-5 Lever-Guard.  All exclusive to the Armored Closet™ tornado shelter and safe room and tested to meet FEMA standards at the Texas Tech University National Wind Institute.  Specifically designed to exceed the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) criteria for safe rooms, the Armored Closet™ can withstand category F-5 tornado winds! Watch as an air cannon fires a 14ft, 15lb 2’x5" board at 100 mph at... Read The Rest
Stops 9mm and 45 caliber ammunition

2021-09-01Updated: 2022-09-29 Armored Closet

The Armored Closet is a viable, bullet-proof safe room that gives you tornado protection in season and peace of mind throughout the day and into the night because it doubles as an accessible, in-home safe room. Have you ever heard a noise in the night while you were sleeping and wondered if there were an intruder in the house? Well, now you can rest assured knowing that you have a safe room that you can run to – custom –built into the closet of your choice – in the comfort of your own home. The truth is the most vulnerable time in... Read The Rest
Know Where To Go And How Armored Closets Can Help Keep You Safe

2021-09-01Updated: 2024-01-15 Armored Closet

Tornadoes are devastating forces of nature that affect many regions of the world every year. Preparing a safety plan ahead of time ensures everyone in your family knows where to go and what to do in an emergency. Here at Armored Closet, we know how damaging and deadly tornadoes can be in the south. Knowing where to shelter and following these helpful tips can keep your family safe when a tornado warning has been announced. Where To Shelter From A Tornado When possible, you should immediately retreat to the basement, cellar or safe room. If you don't have a basement or cellar get... Read The Rest
The Best Supplies To Keep You Safe

2021-09-01Updated: 2022-09-29 Armored Closet

When preparing for a disaster, one of the most important things to do is make sure that your home is stocked with emergency supplies. While Armored Closet will come and install one of our top of the line safe rooms/ storm shelters into your home, stocking it full of supplies is the next step in preparations. One of the first things you need to do before stocking your safe room is to go through all the food in your pantry and create a list of what you want in your safe space. If there are any items on this list that... Read The Rest
Keep Your Family Safe With A Custom Storm Shelters and Safe Rooms

2021-09-01Updated: 2022-09-29 Armored Closet

Texas residents know the importance of being prepared for severe weather and the possibility of tornadoes in their area. Disasters like tornadoes, hurricanes, and violent crimes are all too common. Fortunately, you can take action to protect yourself and your family from these events by installing a custom-built safe room and storm shelter inside your home.   Our custom-made Armored Closets have been certified by professional engineers to both meet and exceed the specifications set forth by FEMA and the National Storm Shelter Association. Armored Closet has provided peace of mind to homeowners throughout Texas, as well as businesses, communities, and government... Read The Rest