Protecting your property from criminals doesn’t necessarily have to cost the earth. Our expert surveyors take a look at 7 eye opening statistics from ONS data up to 2018 and give affordable suggestions on ways that you can secure your property and Beat the Burglar!
An unsurprising statistic, burglars will seek to take advantage of reduced visibility which is why burglaries see an increase in winter months as the nights draw in.
An unsurprising statistic, criminals will seek to take advantage of reduced visibility which is why burglaries see an increase in winter months as the nights draw in.
Try to ensure that you have exterior, motion activated lights covering your property & driveway. Lincoln Security offer a floodlight camera that can be remotely viewed via a smartphone and has dual 2500 LM LED lights. For more information click here
Your home holds more valuable possessions than ever before, both in terms of monetary cost and sentimental items.
Sheds and garages are often vulnerable as they are not that secure and contain tools which the burglar can use to assist them to gain entry to a home. Protect your home with our discounted Summer Security Bundle The bundle includes a Security Cable, Ground/ Wall Anchor and a Weather Resistant Padlock for only £50! For more information on the bundle click here
With most houses owning multiple electronic devices, laptops, TV’s and leisure equipment, its unsurprising that the average cost of a burglary is so high.
Installing increased security measures can help to deter burglars and decrease risk to your home. For example Burglars in this article, rated CCTV systems and dogs as their top deterrents. If getting a dog isn’t an option why not a CCTV system?
Basic home security is defined as ‘Households with window and double/deadlocks’
Most burglars are opportunists and target houses that they perceive to be low risk or an easy target. Consider fitting external dummy alarm boxes or security as a low cost option to deter opportunist criminals.
A Burglar Alarm is one of the easiest ways to secure your property and deter burglars. PIR sensors and door contacts ensure that rooms and entrance points are all secured against entry and with an audible alarm or police response option. For more information or to arrange a free, no obligation survey click here
Something that not everyone considers is the emotional impact of a burglary. Having someone enter your home and rifle through your treasured possessions can be an extremely traumatic experience.
Some items in your home may not have any monetary value but would be irreplaceable if lost or stolen.
Consider investing in a safe to keep your most valuable possessions safe and secure. All our safes are wall or floor mounted and fire rated. Browse our range of safes here
One way in which burglars gain entry into domestic is a technique called ‘Lock Snapping’. This technique allows Burglars to quickly and easily break a standard front door lock and gain access to your property in less than a minute.
This is just one of the reasons why 70% of Burglars gain entry through a front or rear door, one way to easily eliminate the risk of locksnapping is to install an ABS anti snap cylinder. More information can be found by clicking the link and our most popular variant is on sale now for £40. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to place your order