There are many things we collect, over the course of our lives, that are very important. Some of these things are mementos, pictures, and letters that can never be replaced. Some are important documents; titles, leases, contracts, bearer bonds, things like that which are hard to replace. Some people even keep large amounts of cash or precious metals and stones on hand as an investment tool. To keep them safe, you need a safe.
Best Fireproof Safe – Comparison Table
When a fire or flood destroys the sanctity of your home, many things can be replaced. Couches, electronics, tables, these can be replaced. Most of the things in your home can be replaced, although it’s not an enjoyable process. But those documents may be impossible to replace, and baby pictures, wedding pictures, things like that, it may be impossible to find another copy. If you put them in a fireproof safe, you’re much more likely to save them, so finding the best fireproof safe for your home is a fairly important consideration.
First, let’s take a look at a simple comparative chart. Here are the best fireproof safes 2017.
|Fireproof Safe||Usable Dimensions (In Inches, HxWxL)||Lock Type||Protection Offered|
|SentrySafe H0100CG||3.375 x 12 x 7.375||Keyed||Fire for 30 minutes up to 1550 F, ETL verified waterproof|
|SentrySafe SFW123GDC||13.8 x 12.6 x 11.9||Keyed, Digital Keypad||Fire for 1 hour up to 1700 F, Water resistant|
|Steelwater AMSWFB-450||11.6875 x 14 x 12.875||Combination Lock||Fire for 2 hours at 1850F|
|First Alert 2092F-BD||13.63 x 13.25 x 12.5||Combination Lock||Fire for 1 hour up to 1700 F, waterproof|
|Steelwater AMSWEL-360||9.25 x 15 x 12.125||Digital Keypad||Fire for 2 hours up to 1850 F, water resistant|
|Mesa Safe Company MBF1512E||16.5 x 14.25 x 12. 5||Digital Keypad||Fire for 2 hours up to 1830|
|SentrySafe HD4100CG||10.4 x 12 x 8.5||Keyed||Fire for ½ hour up to 1550|
|Honeywell 1108W||10.2 x 14.8 x 12||Keyed||Fire for 1 hour up to 1700, Water for 48 hours up to 39 inches|
This chart offers a decent amount of information concerning the various fireproof safes we looked at, and what they can offer you. The search for the best fireproof safe requires you understand what you need your safe for, and how much space you need, before you can even begin to look into find the right safe for your needs.
Now, let us look at the various safes that we reviewed, to find the one best for you.