Atlas Survival Shelters creates these custom underground shelters to fit any need you may have. They are designed to be buried at least 10ft below ground level. This trap door is one way to enter it from the top. These underground pods can connect together, or it can open up into a house above. Each […]
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The Family Handy Man gives general instructions on how to build a FEMA approved safe room in your home. This cutaway view shows the two layers of 3/4 inch plywood, 14 gauge steel, and the secure steel door required for a solid storm shelter. http://www.familyhandyman.com/DIY-Projects/Home-Safety/Home-Emergencies/how-to-build-a-storm-shelter
Here’s a clever trap door in the floor of a stair landing. I don’t know it’s particular use, but possibly for storage or storm shelter access.
This kitchen island houses a secret trap door that leads to an underground storm shelter.
Underground bunker / bomb shelter