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Discussion in 'Home Preparedness and Shelters' started by Texasgrillchef, Dec 28, 2019.

  1. Texasgrillchef

    Texasgrillchef Member

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    Is there anyone in DFW that can design &/or build a safe room?
     


  2. TexasRedneck

    TexasRedneck 1911 Nut Lifetime Member

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    Several lf the larger safe dealers I've visited in Houston offered them - prefabbed, pretty nice set-ups. I'd call around local dealers and ask, or even try googling 'em.
     
  3. etmo

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    Can't speak to DFW specifically, but in any city where there's money, just about every high-end custom home builder has built some or has a sub in their contacts list who handles them.
     
  4. Dawico

    Dawico Uncoiled Lifetime Member

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    A tornado shelter is very similar in design. May help in the search.
     
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  5. avvidclif

    avvidclif Sturgis '95, RFTW 2010

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    Safe Room: Def; The room my gun safes are in
     
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  6. pronstar

    pronstar TGT Addict TGT Supporter

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    This sounds intriguing...
    Post-up what you find


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  7. Mowingmaniac 24/7

    Mowingmaniac 24/7 TGT Addict

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    Is that the same thing as a 'safe space' beloved by snowflakes everywhere or are you speaking of what I've heard referred to as a 'Panic Room'?

    While we're on the subject of such things, you realize in Texas you are under no oblicgtion to retreat when in your house?
     
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  8. etmo

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    Sure, but doesn't the subject also include the possibility that you want to retreat / believe retreat to be in your best interest or the best interests of your family / house guests?
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    Even if you're a great gunfighter, one lucky shot and you're dead, and even if you're a great gunfighter, what about your spouse and children? Mother-in-law visting? Are they also great gunfighters? Might be nice to have a place for them to be safe until the police arrive, especially if you're not at home.
     
  9. Mowingmaniac 24/7

    Mowingmaniac 24/7 TGT Addict

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    etmo,

    What I posted wasn't/isn't a repudiation of your 'panic room'idea, but information you may not have been aware of......
     
  10. V-Tach

    V-Tach TGT Addict Forum Sponsor

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    Don't over look some alternative options that can be done by the homeowner.....

    https://murphydoor.com/

    Depending on how your home is laid out, this can be a viable option....
     


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