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Choose the Community Storm Shelter That Meets the Highest Standards

Our community storm shelters at Stormbox are some of the best storm shelters on the market. They are built to meet the strict FEMA 361 and ICC-500 requirements which enable them to withstand forces of up to an EF-5 tornado. When you choose our community storm shelters at Stormbox, you can sleep easy knowing that you are prepared for the worst. Keep you and your community out of harm's way — order an above-ground shelter from our team at Stormbox today by calling (979) 398-9090.


Why choose our community storm shelters at Stormbox over other disaster shelter options?

  • They are professionally engineered to withstand tests like the Debris Impact Test at the National Wind Institute at TX Tech.
  • We provide community storm shelters all throughout the United States and commonly throughout Tornado & Dixie Alley.
  • Our above-ground shelter options are incredibly affordable.
  • The community storm shelters are built to withstand category 5 hurricane and EF-5 tornado forces.

When you are ready, reach out to our team at Stormbox and we’ll provide you with a free storm-shelter estimate.

Community Storm Shelters

At Stormbox, we provide various sizes of disaster shelters to accommodate any need. Whether you are looking for storm protection for a handful of people or an entire school, we’ve got you covered. Our above-ground shelters were meticulously engineered for safety even in the most adverse weather conditions. So you can trust that when you choose a community storm shelter from Stormbox, you will be well-protected from any storm. Be prepared for anything with Stormbox!


How Much Do Community Storm Shelters Cost? 

As much as we’d love to provide you with a concrete answer here and now, the price varies. This is because there are multiple factors to consider like the location you need your community storm shelter shipped to, how much preparation work needs to be done, the installation process, and more. 


That being said, our team at Stormbox is more than happy to provide you with a custom quote free of charge. Reach out to us at (979) 398-9090 today to get your estimate for a community storm shelter.

Turn-Key Service

When you choose a community storm shelter from our team at Stormbox, we take care of everything for you. You don’t have to worry about a thing! We deliver your disaster shelter on a flatbed trailer directly to your location. Once we’re there, you simply need to point us to where you’d like it. 

How Long Does the Installation Process Take?

Other providers can take months to set up your community storm shelter. But at Stormbox, we pride ourselves on our ability to complete your project in a matter of days! Each and every above-ground shelter installation is different. But in nearly every case, we can completely finish your community storm shelter in two weeks or less. At Stormbox, we know your time is valuable. We aim to respect your time and space by installing your community storm shelter quickly and efficiently. 


Common Industries We Serve

At Stormbox, we believe that everyone can benefit from a community storm shelter nearby. It’s smart to be prepared for anything — especially if you live in Tornado Alley. That being said, there are a few industries that commonly see great value in our above-ground shelters. Organizations that love our shelters include: 

  • Schools
  • Municipals
  • Industrial
  • Oil and Gas
  • Military
  • Healthcare
  • Construction
  • Offices
  • Commercial Buildings
  • And More!

What Are the Different Sizes of Community Storm Shelters Stormbox Offers?

At Stormbox, we provide you with a number of community storm shelter options to fit your needs. We have disaster shelters that can comfortably accommodate as many as 49 people, shelters that fit up to 14 people, and a few different sizes in between. For businesses and organizations that require community storm shelter for more than 49 people, we recommend having multiple storm shelters to safely meet your organization’s needs. 


The above-ground storm shelters at Stormbox are a budget-friendly option that protects people from storms rated up to EF-5. These shelters have ¼” thick steel walls to keep everyone safe in even the most extreme circumstances. After your community storm shelter is installed, using it couldn’t be easier. Simply have everyone safely and calmly file into the storm-safe room and lock the door once everyone is inside — that’s all there is to it. 


Check below for more details on each storm safe room that we offer and don’t hesitate to reach out to our team at Stormbox for a free quote.


10’ Above-Ground Community Storm Shelter (Up To 14 People)


  • 80 square feet (8’ wide x 8.5’ tall x 10’ long)
  • ADA-accessible doors
  • Holds up to 14 people comfortably
  • Three-lock door system
  • Meets FEMA 361 and ICC 500 requirements
  • Rated for up to 250 MPH winds
  • Passes Texas Tech Wind Research Institute simulated tornado missile impact test
  • Also available as a mobile rental option

20’ Above-Ground Community Storm Shelter (Up To 27 People)


  • 160 square feet (8’ wide x 8.5’ tall x 20’ long)
  • ADA-accessible entrances
  • Holds up to 27 people comfortably
  • Triple-locking door system
  • Passes FEMA 361 and ICC 500 testing
  • Can withstand up to 250 MPH winds and tornado missile impacts
  • Available as a rental and mobile option for short-term use

40’ Above-Ground Community Storm Shelter (Up To 49 People)


  • 320 square feet ( 8’ wide x 8.5’ tall x 40’ long)
  • ADA-accessible doors
  • Holds up to 49 people at a time comfortably
  • Three-lock door mechanism
  • Meets or exceeds FEMA 361 and ICC 500 requirements
  • Rated for up to 250 MPH winds
  • Successfully passes the Texas Tech Wind Research Institue’s simulated tornado missile impact testing
  • Can be paired with multiple other community storm shelter to protect more people
Tornado Strengths As Measured By the Enhanced Fujita Scale

What About When the Storm Shelter Isn’t in Use?

Our community storm shelters at Stormbox are not only made to be durable, but they are also made to last. While your Stormbox disaster shelter isn’t in use, you can rest assured that it will stay looking great day-in and day-out for years. This is because we make sure to use rust- and corrosion-resistant paint. The interior of the shelter uses Waterborne paint. Waterborne paint is known for its durability and resilience in a variety of temperatures and conditions. The exterior uses industrial-strength urethane paint. This type of paint is standard in the auto industry and is used because of its notable protection and longevity. These industry-leading paint products combined with thoughtful and calculated engineering make for a community storm shelter system that will last the test of time.

No Power? No Problem

Our community storm shelter units are connected to 20 AMP, 100 Volt electrical services that help light the exterior and interior lights. During storms — especially big ones like tornados and hurricanes — power can go down in large areas. That’s why we include emergency lighting just in case your power goes out during an emergency situation. This emergency lighting will keep your exterior and interior illuminated for approximately 90 minutes.


Ready to talk to a professional about getting a community storm shelter from our team at Stormbox? Contact us today to learn more and to get your free quote!

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