Where to leave your spare house key

While it is handy to have a spare key hidden around the house just in case you are ever locked out, don’t hide your key in a way that it puts your security at risk. The easiest way a burglar can enter your home is by finding your spare key. Do not leave keys under […]



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Garden Home Security

Keep your garden and home secure by taking these simple home security steps… Keep your garden tidy Keeping your front garden tidy and secure could help to prevent a break-in. Generally a tidier garden will deter an intruder from even trying to break-in your home as it gives the impression your home may be more […]



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Top Five Home Security Products

Protect your home with these handy home security products. 1. Philips Hue Wireless Bulbs Starter Kit (£179) The Philips Hue Wireless Bulbs Starter Kit contains everything you would need to control the lighting in your home from a device such as a smart phone or table. Hue lights, bulbs and LED strips allow homeowners to […]



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Did You Change the Locks After You Moved Home?

Surprisingly many of us fail to change the locks after moving home and are subsequently unaware of the fact we are potentially leaving our new home vulnerable to a break-in by anyone who may have obtained a house key during the previous ownership. In 2013 we carried out a survey and found that 74% of […]



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The Future of Home Security

As technology has advanced increasingly over the last few years we are seeing more and more advances in the way we can secure our homes from an intruder. For years we have dreamed of the idea of a fully functional smart home, the idea has even been depicted in movies i.e. the technology depicted in […]



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Most Common Items Targeted by Burglars and Burglary Deterrents

Your belongings may mean a lot to you but to an intruder they’re just a way of making quick and easy cash. Organisation the CSEW provides information on most common valuables that are stolen during a burglary. Most common items stolen in domestic burglaries (2013/14 CSEW): Bag/briefcase Jewellery Vehicle/vehicle parts Clothes Mobile phones Car keys […]



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Locked out of your house?

We all know that being locked out of your home can be an extremely stressful time especially in the colder months. Don’t worry, you are not alone, whether you are locked out during the day or even the middle of the night an emergency locksmith can help. What to do when you’re locked out of […]



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Moving home?

We all know that moving home can be a very stressful time for anyone.  Research has recently shown that the most stressful experience in modern life is buying or selling a property, this means that the majority of Britons are highly stressed from buying or selling a property before they have even moved. With so much […]



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Top ten tips for when you’re locked out

Locked out of house, business or car? We all know that being locked out can be a stressful time for anyone which is why we have put together the following tips for when you do find yourself locked of your house, business or car. Stay calm! The worst thing you can do is panic and […]



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Summertime Home Security

We’ve all been enjoying the return of the glorious hot weather this week! According to The Guardian the hot weather is set to continue and warm weather is expected for events such as Glastonbury and Wimbledon. Don’t let your home security lapse this summer! Unfortunately the exceptionally high temperatures are not great for uPVC or […]



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