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Eggcellent Easter Security Tips!

Whether you are going away or spending time relaxing at home, don’t forget to be security conscious over the Easter break! Your home should be considered a safe space for you and your family, and the only people searching your home and belongings should be hunting for Easter Eggs; therefore we have compiled some tips […]

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The Reality of Home Insurance Requirements

With all contracts including home insurance policies, it is vital to always read the small print in order to avoid overlooking the finer details and accidentally invalidating your policy. Knowing what you are and are not covered for should be one of the initial questions you ask when purchasing home insurance, but if you are […]

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Don’t be a Fool This April!

Don’t be a fool this April! Only 1 in 10 burglaries are solved and only 7% of stolen goods are recovered according to a recent post by The Huffington Post. There are many ways to avoid falling for the tricks of a burglar. This article highlights some well-known information burglars would never reveal, but it […]

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Keep Mum Safe This Mother’s Day

While boxes of chocolates and bouquets of flowers make great Mother’s Day gifts, chocolates will get eaten and flowers will wilt, therefore why not consider a gift that will last. Give your mum the gift she truly deserves this Mother’s day – peace of mind! Read the many reasons why the gift of safety and […]

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Don’t leave your safety to luck this St. Patrick’s Day

Don’t leave your safety to luck this St. Patrick’s Day To most St Patrick’s Day is considered a day of celebrating with friends and family, wearing lots of green and most commonly, enjoying a few drinks. While St Patrick’s Day should be a carefree celebration, don’t leave your safety and security to the luck of […]

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Spring home security checklist

Spring home security checklist As the days get warmer you will no doubt be finding yourself spending more time out of the house and enjoying the sunshine, but remember that you won’t be the only person whose habits change according to the seasons. Burglars will also impose upon the brighter days and vacant houses, therefore […]

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“Can You Hear Me?” Telephone Call Scams and Security

Telephone scams are an old tactic fraudsters have been using to deceive people into providing personal and financial information. It is crucial to have security in mind whilst talking to strangers over the phone, particularly when taking cold calls. Never disclose the following details: Any passwords or online banking codes Your four digit card PIN […]

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Be extra flippin’ careful this Pancake Day

­­Be extra flippin’ careful this Pancake Day Cooking is one of the leading causes of house fires and fire-related injuries, so this Shrove Tuesday follow our top tips to keep you and your family safe in the kitchen – however this won’t guarantee the quality of your pancakes 😉 How to prevent kitchen fires Test […]

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Love locks

Locks are often associated with security and protection; however they are also a huge symbol for love and commitment. This Valentine’s Day here at KeytekTM locksmiths we are looking at Love Locks, an ancient custom where couples secure a padlock to a public object, commonly a bridge or a gate, and throw away the key […]

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Security Must Haves

Home security has progressed noticeably over the years, with advances in technology making it possible to control various items in your home remotely, and modern systems allowing you to monitor your home with ease. Unfortunately the majority of people don’t put sufficient efforts into home security until it is too late, for that reason, here […]

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