How Does Dallas Being In The Tornado Alley Impact Its Residents’ Lives

a dark, violent tornado

Tornado Alley is characterized by a unique combination of geography, weather patterns, and atmospheric conditions that make it particularly prone to tornadoes. Many people live safe, happy lives in Tornado Alley, but with the life-threatening possibility of tornadoes eminent at every minute, there are some precautions and lifestyles that become second nature for the residents […]

Debunking 5 Tornado Myths That Could Save Your Life

A newly forming tornado in Texas

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the US faces the most tornadoes in the world. Knowing what to do during a national emergency is important to keep yourself and your loved ones safe. Unfortunately, much of what people know is based on popular myths. In this blog, we will debunk some tornado myths […]

The Best Ways to Keep Kids Calm During a Tornado

Tornadoes can be extremely dangerous and destructive, so kids, families, and communities must know how to prepare for and survive them. The United States has the highest incidence of tornadoes worldwide. Although tornadoes have been recorded in every state, certain areas and states are much more at risk than others. In addition, keep in mind […]

Learn the Little-Known Facts About Tornadoes

Myths and misunderstandings surrounding tornados and hurricanes are major contributors to both human suffering and fatalities. The following is a list of things you might not know about tornadoes that have been compiled by our team at Safe Rooms US to help you prepare for them. 1. A Tornado’s Duration Can Range From Minutes To Hours […]

Tornadoes: Their Varieties and Potential Impacts

An illustration of destruction after a tornado

The U.S. has the highest rate of tornadoes as compared to other nations and states. There are four times as many tornado touchdowns in the U.S. each year as in Europe. In total, more than 1,376 tornadoes hit the U.S. in 2021. Tornadoes can cause significant property damage in addition to endangering human lives. However, people can’t just […]

Strategies For Seeking Safety From Tornadoes

A tornado forming above the sea

Tornadoes can be scary and difficult to deal with. The first thing most people do after hearing about a potential tornado alert is panic. However, panicking is not a solution. It’s best to jot down emergency guidelines to shield yourself and your loved ones from harsh weather conditions. Most people often get confused when drafting […]

Tips to Ensure a Safe Hideout for Your Family During a Tornado

Two children standing under an umbrella as dark clouds gather

It’s impossible to predict exactly what will be left behind when a tornado hits. Some dwindle and redirect away from homes at the last minute, and some pick up unexpected speed and strength and shred everything but storm-safe rooms and bunkers.

What Causes Tornadoes and Why Are They So Dangerous?

A newly forming tornado in Texas

Texas has more than its fair share of dramatic weather. Sometimes it’s majestic and beautiful, but sometimes it’s just scary. One weather event that’s particularly prevalent in Texas and slides most easily into the scary category is the widely feared tornado. These storms are so intense that many build dedicated safe rooms in their homes to keep […]