The lowdown on motion sensor lights

Motion sensor lights are brilliant budget solutions for improving home security. You can splash out the cash on CCTV cameras and alarms, and we recommend you do, but by also having motion sensor lighting, you can let intruders or burglars know their movements are being watched! With motion lighting in your garden and in your house, you can deter burglars. Most burglars like to operate in the dark and by ensuring any movements light up the scene, you’re able to make the intruder feel exposed, whilst CCTV cameras can be recording their movement in HD too. With a combination of alarms, CCTV and motion sensor lighting you will be well...

Types of wooden gates for your home’s driveway

With so many different types of wooden residential gates to choose from nowadays, it’s rather difficult to make a decision! In most cases, you only need one set of gates for a driveway, and once you’ve made the choice, you will likely have those driveway gates in operation for the next decade. This is why it’s a decision that should not be rushed, but to give you some help making a selection, we’ve added some of the most important considerations below. Era The sheer amount of designs on the market today means it’s pretty easy to find something that’s modern, traditional, French, historic or artistic, so if you already have...

Hiring a security team for a live music event

You may think that a small gig or live music event with just a few hundred people is not big enough to hire security team but that might not be entirely true. Let us explain… The fact of the matter is that you even if you don’t think an incident is likely to occur at your gig, you never know and to be safe isn’t just best to employ a security team for the day? Most venues and event planners add security guards to improve protection for those enjoying the music, but the key to planning a smooth event is to be prepared for the worst whilst always hoping for...

Why it’s so important factories are prepared for fires

Fires happen. It’s so very easy for a business to believe that a fire ‘will not happen to them’ but without the right training and equipment, fires can and will happen, and they can tear through your entire factory in minutes, leaving you with the world’s biggest headache. Too many factories in the UK fall victim to fires, and it can all come down to not owning basic equipment, which can make a huge difference, such as fire shutters. These are designed to prevent the fire from spreading, and they’re incredibly effective. It does of course depend on the model that you choose, but generally, they are constructed of steel,...

Keeping Factories Safe During the Christmas Shutdown Period

Keeping a factory safe during the Christmas shutdown period isn’t easy. It’s the one time of year when burglars know there are no security officers working. You can, of course, put some typical measures in place, such as CCTV cameras and alarms but these won’t always deter a burglar, especially during Christmas when there are fewer police officers around, and fewer people watching. So what can you do to keep the place safe? Well, the best option is to hire security staff, but on Christmas day, these contracts can be pricey. Another option is to ensure your CCTV footage can be streamed from your home, but you don’t want to...