Category Archives: Security Products

Streaming your CCTV footage

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 »

Using The Right Camera Casing For The Right Area

Most security cameras are fitted with replaceable casings. These casings are what protect the delicate electronics inside a security camera from outside hazards, so making sure a camera has a casing that is strong enough for the area it’s in is crucial. A strong casing will improve the durability and longevity of a security camera, but only if it is strong enough. Depending on where a camera is situated, it will be exposed to certain hazards and conditions. For example a camera that is positioned high enough will be vulnerable to heavier wind and rain than a camera that is closer to the ground. Other hazards that will determine what type of casing to... Read More »

Using GPS Tracking With Security Systems

It’s not uncommon for a security system to make use of GPS tracking to help ensure the security of an item. It can be a very valuable tool, especially when tracking the location of stolen goods or vehicles. GPS (Global Positioning System) is used to track the location of something anywhere on the Earth, 24 hours a day, in all weather conditions. Because of these features, a GPS enabled security system is more suited to safeguarding items that have the potential of being moved to a different location. Examples of this include cars, bikes and expensive items like jewellery and watches. GPS security systems are also useful for tracking the... Read More »

Finding the perfect Bar Servery & Kiosk Shutters for your business

In business premises, there are variables that need to be secure at all times. Exit devices are crucial pieces of hardware installed on the commercial doors. They are also referred to as Bar Servery & Kiosk Shutters. Exit devices are the mechanism used for the opening of an entrance quickly. Commercial security bars and crash bars are alternative to standard door knobs. They offer handles free exit from inside allowing the door to remain locked from outside. During emergencies such as fire, they provide a quick escape enabling the individuals to run for their safety. They are installed in particular doors of the building. Apart from the security function, they... Read More »

Anti-Climb Security Measures For Garden Walls

A common place that intruders gain access to a home is over a wall or fence. While it’s difficult to stop intruders from climbing a garden wall or fence, especially if they come prepared, a strong deterrence is the addition of anti-climb security measures. Anti-climb measures can take many forms. From defensive shrubs and trees placed next to a wall, to extended battens attached to the top of a fence. But with so many options, choosing the right one can be tricky. The key is choosing the right security measure that will suit your wall or fence specifically. This means analysing where potential break-ins could occur and choosing a security feature... Read More »