Tested to protect when called upon.
Destructive weather waits for no one - trust an engineered system tested to withstand extreme conditions.
Perform-A-Deck & Series 300 have set the standard in storm shelter roof design.
Our system is engineered and tested to resist extreme winds and debris impact, as defined by the FEMA 361 Design and Construction Guidance for Community Safe Rooms.
Storm Shelter Case Studies
Perform-A-Deck Metal Deck System
- Complete system includes deck, insulation, gypsum board, underlayments and vapor barriers.
- Outstanding structural strength
- Maximum energy efficiency
- Optimal acoustical values
- Excellent waterproofing protection
- UL Fire-rated design
Series 300 Metal Roofing System
- Fully tested and warranted
- Wind-resistant and water-tight
- Ideal for new and retrofit applications
- Eco-friendly, sustainable, recyclable
- Curving and tapering available
- Factory or field formed
- Wide variety of materials and gauges
Storm Shelter Design Requirements
This publication presents important information about the design and construction of community and residential safe rooms that will provide protection during tornado and hurricane events. This edition features clarified guidance and revised commentary to reflect years of post-damage assessments and lessons learned, including those based on many safe rooms directly impacted by tornadoes.
ICC 500 is referenced in the 2009, 2012 and 2015 IBC as the governing standard for the design and construction of storm shelters.