How to Build a Gun Safe Room – An Expert Chimes in (DIY)

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Building a gun-safe room is not an easy do-it-yourself project, but building a few for clients has given me some expertise and tips I can share to help you build your gun-safe room. The most efficient way to build a gun-safe room is by using the two P’s: Planning and Preparation. Some simple steps are … Read more

How to Recharge a Gun Safe Dehumidifier (Types and Methods)

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Recharging a gun-safe dehumidifier battery is easy when you follow some crucial steps. These depend on which type of dehumidifier you have. For silicone gel ones, you should put them in the oven. It is a simple process of just plugging in the battery for battery-based dehumidifiers. Getting Started Moisture and metal have been in … Read more

How to Run Power Cord to a Gun-Safe Dehumidifier

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Many gun safes already come with a premade power hole in the back of them so look for the hole or a plug within the safe. Some lower-quality or smaller safes may just have an opening in which case you can follow some of our additional steps. This article will explain how to run a … Read more

Are Fire Proof Safes Really Fireproof?

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Are fireproof safes fireproof?   If we are honest, fire can devour and melt everything at the right temperature. And in time. Even if the brands display their product as fireproof, the safe is only fire-resistant for a given period. Is that a reason not to buy a safe? Investing in a document safe is still … Read more

What Humidity Should a Gun Safe Be At

Everzen Gun Safe Dehumidifier

Are you constantly troubled by how guns get condensation when you store them in the safe? Or are you concerned about why mold grows in the gun safe? That only means one thing; the humidity in your gun safe is higher than the recommended moisture level. You need to know that there is appropriate safe … Read more

What Temperature Should a Dehumidifier be Set at in a Gun Safe

Afloia Mini Dehumidifier

The next question is, what is the appropriate temperature to set in a dehumidifier? Putting a dehumidifier alone in your safe does not resolve the moisture problem. Too much moisture will corrode metal parts. And too little humidity will damage the wood components of your ammunition. Ergo, not setting the proper temperature can be bad … Read more

Do Gun Safe Dehumidifiers Work?

Acare Gun Safe Dehumidifier for Basements

If you have a gun safe, you will need a dehumidifier. It helps protect your weapons from rust and mold. So, owning a gun safe without a dehumidifier is very risky for gun owners. The million-dollar questions are; does a gun-safe dehumidifier work? How do they work? Up to what extent are they effective? Why … Read more

Where to Place a Dehumidifier in a Gun Safe?

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For gun owners, a dehumidifier is an essential tool that helps maintain their collection of guns and other easily corroded objects. If you’re considering installing a dehumidifier in your gun safe, read on for information and recommendations. Quick Summary It’s important to regularly check the humidity level inside your gun safe using a hygrometer and … Read more

How to Install a Dehumidifier in a Gun Safe?

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Humidifiers help in improving product life. What is the arch-nemesis of your precious firearm?  You guessed it. Its Moisture.  Keeping the guns in a special safe will keep them away from prying hands. But you must use a dehumidifier to ensure that moisture does not get in and damage the contents. In this article, we … Read more

What Size Dehumidifier Do I Need for my Gun Safe?

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Are you a gun collector interested in caring for your guns and ammo? A dehumidifier may be exactly what you need. This article will give you everything you need to know about these handy little devices and how they can help you properly care for your guns and ammo. What Size Dehumidifier Do I Need … Read more

Why put a Dehumidifier in a Gun Safe?

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Why put a dehumidifier in your gun safe? You may think this is a silly question, but it isn’t. Too many people ignore the importance of controlling moisture levels in their gun safes, so I’m here to give you some extra advice. Before you proceed, you may see a list of the best gun-safe dehumidifiers … Read more

How to Make a Nightstand Gun Safe

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While nightstand gun safes can be bought from a store, some of us prefer to save some money. Read on to learn how you can make a DIY nightstand gun safe!  Making a Nightstand Gun Safe You can make a DIY gun nightstand gun safe and store your firearms without spending a fortune! The best … Read more

How to Mount a Nightstand Gun Safe

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Gun safes are an excellent way to ensure that your firearms are kept safe, with easy access. The best part is that they now come in the form of a nightstand, which makes it simple to access them if you sense something sinister at the stroke of midnight. And if the nightstand gun safe is … Read more