With the number of storms that we endure each year a storm shelter is an investment you should think about. If you can’t afford to purchase one of the more expensive ready to install ones you may want to think about building your own.

You can build a storm shelter yourself for less than a $1,000. The estimated cost of building a storm shelter depending on the size is a low as $500.

Storm shelters can be built both inside and outside of the home. They can also serve as storage rooms. If you don’t have a storm shelter and you are handy with your hands this is a project you might want to consider.

How to build a storm shelter.