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Did you know that homes without security systems in place are more than 300% more likely to be broken into? And did you know that the most frequently burglarized homes in the U.S. had an annual income less than $35K? That covers the majority of preppers, given our modest lifestyle.
If you’re looking for a little peace of mind, and want to ensure the safety of your loved ones and belongings, having one of these systems in place might be a good idea. Choosing the right one, however, isn’t always the easiest process. Hidden costs and unclear contractual stipulations often pop up down the road and bite you in the you-know-what.
A group of researchers recently spent 600 hours trying to understand the industry and nail down the most reliable options for prepared homeowners. In the end they found 7 options that they felt comfortable recommending to consumers. To read the full review and to see how they broke down the process step by step, click the link below.
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
If you can't afford the box culvert option you can look into is building a backyard root cellar that can be used as a bunker.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then check out Easy Cellar.
Easy Cellar will show you:
- How to choose the ideal site
- Cost-effective building methods
- How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
- How to conceal your bunker
- Affordable basic life support options
Easy Cellar will also show you how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.