How social media sharing is putting UK homes ‘at risk’

It's the norm for many people nowadays. Heading away on holiday means 'checking-in at the airport' on Facebook to let all your friends know you're jetting off. Then, as soon as you're on the sun lounger by the pool, posting a photo of blue skies & sunshine on your Instagram account to the envy of [...]

2018-09-10T17:15:36+00:00September 10th, 2018|

42 buses = one nuclear fall-out shelter

Bruce Beach, a resident of Horning's Mill, a town north of Toronto in Canada has built a nuclear fall-out shelter for his local community using old school buses https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-44961491/bruce-beach-has-built-a-10000-sq-ft-nuclear-bunker. Bruce, a radiological scientific officer, placed the very first bus in the ground back in 1980 and, over the years, has used a further 41 buses to [...]

2018-08-08T17:32:17+00:00August 8th, 2018|

A growing team

As The Panic Room Company continues to grow at pace, we’re delighted to announce a new addition to the team with the appointment of Vahid Shamasaei as sales manager for Iran. Vahid has been involved in real estate finance and development for more than eight years and has a Master’s degree in Finance. With a [...]

2018-07-17T10:41:25+00:00July 17th, 2018|

Golf resort has hidden nuclear secret

A Cold War bunker, built for members of the US congress in the event of a nuclear war, has been revealed after more than 50 years. https://www.express.co.uk/news/weird/975944/cold-war-era-nuclear-bunker-US-west-Virigina-the-greenbrier Located beneath The Greenbrier, a luxury golf resort and hotel in the Apalachian mountains in West Virginia, the facility was finished in 1961 and can accommodate all 535 members [...]

2018-07-17T10:43:15+00:00July 13th, 2018|

A secure performance

After a spectacular start to the year, the team here at The Panic Room Company is set on further developing the business and adding to our growing forward order book. As the UK’s leading nuclear shelter design and installation specialists, we are continuing to receive enquiries on a weekly basis for this service, as well [...]

2018-07-09T16:43:15+00:00July 9th, 2018|

For sale: luxury apocalypse-safe bunker

If you’re on the hunt for a luxurious new place to live that will withstand everything from a hurricane to a nuclear attack, these underground compounds in the US state of Kansas might just be what you're looking for https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/super-rich-buying-apocalypse-safe-bunkers-protection-natural-disasters-nuclear-attack-kansas-us-a7833641.html The two structures are actually former missile silos built by the US Army Corps of Engineers. [...]

2018-07-06T12:01:39+00:00July 6th, 2018|

Keep valuable possessions safe and secure this summer

The summer holidays are just a few weeks away and lots of us will soon be setting off for our much-needed annual summertime break. If you’re planning to be away from home for several weeks or just for a long weekend, have you considered what you’ll do with your valuables while you’re not around? Do [...]

2018-06-20T16:36:50+00:00June 20th, 2018|

About half an hour…

An odd title for a blog post you might think, but a relevant and understandable title right now as global political tensions remain extremely high. The actual title of this blog post is the answer to the question on many people’s lips: how long will we have to prepare if a nuclear weapon is fired [...]

2018-06-12T17:25:31+00:00June 12th, 2018|

School shooting takes more young lives

Yet more young people have lost their lives at the hands of guns in schools with 10 students killed and 10 injured in the recent attack at Santa Fe High School in the US state of Texas. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-44173954 17-year old, Dimitrios Pagourtzis allegedly used a shotgun and a revolver, taken from his father who legally [...]

2018-06-01T12:31:23+00:00June 1st, 2018|