Imagine you’re having a busy day and you need to leave your home and run a few errands for 30 minutes. Would you leave your doors or windows easily opened, even if it were on a hot summer day? Probably not. For this same reason, wouldn’t it be better if you boosted security around your windows, just in case? There are a lot of efficient and strong security grilles, but you need to know the type that is best for your house? That is why we have prepared some easy-to-follow advice on how to choose the right security grilles for your home so that it is ultimately protected against burglars.
Guard dogs have long been the answer for many homeowners or business owners who want protect their properties and valuables, but are they really necessary now that we have made so much progress with secure doors, windows, alarms and security cameras? It’s understandable why many people keep guard dogs to protect private property and warn off intruders, and a barking dog is certainly more intimidating than a camera, but there have been too many cases where burglars have come out winning in court because they were injured by guard dogs, meaning it doesn’t matter whether they’re on your land, if your dog bites them, you’re at risk of being prosecuted.... Read More »
Home offices seem to be all the rage right now. There’s been a surge of stay at home workers and self-employed people who only need their laptop and Wi-Fi to run their business. This is a great time to be in the IT, marketing or advertising industry, but with every home office, you need to think carefully about the design so you can create a space that gives you the freedom to work without complications.
Most affordable home CCTV systems give you the option to download an app for your mobile and watch footage live. It’s a neat feature really because you can watch your home whilst you’re at work, or in a completely different country. If yours has night vision, you’ll get a clear picture in the middle of the night too. Of course in most cases, if you have functioning CCTV cameras burglars will spot them and they won’t be too keen on entering your property anyways, but you can never be too safe, and by watching your footage as it comes in, you can keep a good eye on potential intruders, and... Read More »
Windows are the most common entry point used by burglars, so protecting your windows is a very wise idea. Window grills are certainly a good way of providing security to this entry point, however, the can look like a bit of an eye-sore for your home’s exterior. There are other options for adding window grills to your home, as they can be fixed internally. This way they aren’t visible from the outside, yet still, provide a barrier to anyone wishing to attempt breaking and entering through a window. Window security grills aren’t the most common home security method used, as an alarm, CCTV and light sensors will usually do a... Read More »