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Storm Shelter? Safe Room? Build Your Own Ultimate Secure Shelter [INFOGRAPHIC]

Safety is a significant issue for every homeowner and eliminating unsafe situations inside the home should be a top priority. Proper installation and usage of electrical and gas lines, carbon dioxide and fire alarms, and window and door locks are all important for day-to-day home safety. But what about extreme conditions? Tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards and even home invasion are all examples of severe situations in which families may benefit from a safe room.

What is a safe room? Simply put, a safe room is a secure, reinforced, well-stocked room where individuals can go to avoid the risks and potential dangers that may arise in other parts of a home. But how do you create a safe room in your house? Our infographic provides some ideas:

Storm Shelter? Safe Room? Build Your Own Ultimate Secure Shelter [INFOGRAPHIC] Safety is a significant issue for every homeowner and eliminating unsafe situations inside the home should be a top priority. Proper installation and usage of electrical and gas lines, carbon dioxide and fire alarms, and window and door locks are all important for day-to-day home safety. But what about extreme… http://blog.allstate.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Emergency-Kit-iStock-1024x545.jpg Allstate Storm Shelter? Safe Room? Build Your Own Ultimate Secure Shelter [INFOGRAPHIC]