Give the Gift of Security this Christmas

Give the Gift of Security this Christmas As Christmas approaches and you find yourself struggling to think of unique and impressive gifts to buy, it is important to remember there is nothing more valuable than the safety and security of your family and loved ones. We at Keytek have collated a list of gifts and […]

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The Grinch Who Didn’t Steal Christmas

The Grinch Who Didn’t Steal Christmas The festive times are approaching Soon the turkey will be ready for roasting Family will be coming from far and wide! Use these tips to keep them safe and secure this Yuletide. You’ve bought your gifts all shiny and new, Remember to keep them out of view. It can […]

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Christmas Security Hints and Tips

Christmas is upon us and as we all patiently wait to see what presents lie under the Christmas tree unfortunately so are many potential intruders, looking to take advantage of the busy social schedules and expensive items on show in homes all across the country. Research shows that burglars do take a day off on […]

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Happy Christmas from Keytek Locksmiths!

Stay secure this Christmas by following our Home Security Tips!

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Tip 12 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…

Call a local locksmith to book in a home security and insurance compliance check! Call a local locksmith to book in a home security and insurance compliance check, they will be more than happy to upgrade the security of your home for your peace of mind over the Christmas period.

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Tip 11 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…

Check the locks on any gates or sheds and upgrade/replace if necessary. Make sure anything that can be used by a burglar to gain entry to your property i.e. garden tools is safely locked away. As part of Hertfordshire Constabulary’s ‘The Top Five Operation Guardian Tips’ they recommend securing your garden by shutting and locking […]

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Tip 10 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…

Use a UV pen to mark any valuables so if the worse does happen it may help to make recovery easier. Many Police Forces and Home Insurance Providers will advise marking any valuables especially those that are more mobile i.e. a laptop or tablet.  A burglary infographic from Tesco Compare showed that the top 5 […]

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Tip 9 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…

Light it up! Lights with sensors in the garden and at the front of your property will help to deter a burglar as they are more confident when working in the dark. As the nights draw darker, during the winter months it is really worth considering installing motion detector lights externally to your home. Considering […]

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Tip 8 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…

Keep out any unwanted guests! It is always a good idea to have a spy hole or door chain fitted to your front door especially in the holiday season where you are more likely to receive more visitors to your home. When evaluating the security of your home it is important to consider that you […]

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Tip 7 of The 12 Home Security Tips of Christmas…

Store all sets of keys away from the front door! Whatever time of year it is, it’s never a good idea to leave your keys anywhere near your front door. A letterbox cage or guard can be fitted; burglars will often use the letterbox to retrieve keys stored inside the house. When thinking about the […]

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