6x8 Flat Top Storm Shelter
Keep your family safe from severe weather in our 6×8 flat top storm shelter. This storm shelter can be installed in a yard or a new construction garage or shop. You can comfortably fit 8-10 people in this style storm shelter.
This storm shelter is for you if you like the idea of being completely underground and you don’t want to look outside and see it.
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6x8 Flat Top Storm Shelter Features
Our manufacturer takes pride in their work and it shows in the craftsmanship of the storm shelters we install. Below ground storm shelters installed by Sprague’s Backhoe are built to withstand an F5 tornado. Each 6×8 flat top storm shelter has the following features:
Each 6×8 flat top storm shelter installed by Sprague’s Backhoe includes a steel powder coated door and steps, which will help minimize rusting. (In-garage storm shelters come with a primered door and steps.)
This model has 6 steps with a double handrail.
To maximize air flow in each storm shelter, there is an 8″ turbine and a 3″ vent on each unit.
Flat top storm shelters have an anti-floatation ring around the bottom.
Our 6×8 flat top storm shelters are 6,000 PSI reinforced pre-cast concrete with 1/2″ rebar on 10″ centers.
The doors are vertically reinforced steel with a triple latch system and has been tested at Texas Tech University.
All storm shelters installed by Sprague’s Backhoe meet or exceed FEMA 320 & ICC 500 guidelines.
The 6×8 flat top storm shelters come with a 5 year limited manufacturer’s warranty.
Each storm shelter is delivered as a one-piece unit and made in Oklahoma.
The bottoms of our below ground storm shelters are coated with Epro, a water-resistant coating.
CHOOSING A STORM SHELTER COMPANY: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW
We’ve compiled a list of the most important things you should know and look for when choosing a storm shelter company.
It is the homeowner’s responsibility to obtain a storm shelter permit from their city office, if required, but each city has different requirements and pricing. Visit our storm shelter permits blog post or call your city office for more information.
We get asked this all the time. The answer is no. They are equally safe.
Yes, storm shelters installed by Sprague’s Backhoe are tested to meet or exceed FEMA and National Storm Shelter Association (NSSA) standards.